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The films of Michael Powell and the Archers

Author: Scott Salwolke
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1997.
Series: Filmmakers series, no. 52.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Just two decades ago, Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger seemed destined to be mere footnotes in film history. They were the Archers, one of cinema's most successful collaborative teams, producing sixteen films in a fifteen-year span. Although many of the films were commercially successful and the Archers were acknowledged master technicians of the cinema, critics frequently faulted their films for being too
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Genre/Form: History
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Salwolke, Scott, 1964-
Films of Michael Powell and the Archers.
Lanham, Md. : Scarecrow Press, 1997
(OCoLC)645878205
Named Person: Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger; Michael Powell; Michael Powell; Emeric Pressburger; Emeric Pressburger; Michael Powell, Regisseur.
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Salwolke
ISBN: 081083183X 9780810831834
OCLC Number: 35646519
Description: 335 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Filmmakers series, no. 52.
Responsibility: Scott Salwolke.

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Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger successfully collaborated on 16 films over a period of 15 years, most often with their identities united as the Archers. To their credit are such classics as  Read more...

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...reliable study along currently orthodox lines, with sagacious observations and some nicely disconcerting insights... Cineaste Salwolke writes with style and grace. Salwolke's bibliography of Read more...

 
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