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From Pinewood to Hollywood : British filmmakers in American cinema, 1910-1969

Author: Ian Scott
Publisher: Houndsmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This book is about the emigration, film careers and socio-cultural influence of British filmmakers moving to Hollywood in the studio era. It deals with some of the unknown and neglected emigres, as  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Scott
ISBN: 9780230229235 0230229239
OCLC Number: 642509933
Description: ix, 202 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction : the British connection : themes and theory --
Early invaders : the first British wave --
Sound and vision : British filmmakers and the politics of pre-War Hollywood --
Movies for the masses : the British in World War II --
Post-War directions : Ealing escapism and the menace of McCarthy --
Atlantic crossing.
Responsibility: Ian Scott.

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