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Shearer, Moira 1926-2006

Overview
Works: 140 works in 411 publications in 5 languages and 5,280 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Fiction  Film adaptations  Biography  Audio adaptations  Pictorial works  History  Radio plays  Musical films  High interest-low vocabulary books 
Roles: Actor, Author, Performer, Dancer, Costume designer, Interviewee, Author of introduction
Classifications: PR4748, 791.4372
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Moira Shearer
Publications by Moira Shearer
Publications by Moira Shearer, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Moira Shearer
The red shoes by Michael Powell( visu )
75 editions published between 1948 and 2014 in English and held by 1,922 libraries worldwide
Centers on the dilemma of a young ballerina torn between the composer who loves her and the impresario determined to fashion her into a great dancer
Peeping Tom by Michael Powell( visu )
39 editions published between 1959 and 2011 in 4 languages and held by 853 libraries worldwide
A study of a voyeuristic maniac who kills women while filming them with his 16mm camera
The tales of Hoffmann by Michael Powell( visu )
42 editions published between 1950 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 783 libraries worldwide
A lavish screen adaptation of Jacques Offenbach's phantasmal opera. Included are performances by actors, ballet dancers and operatic performers.The opera dramatizes the three great romances in the life of the poet-hero presented in a series of flashbacks
Balletmaster : a dancer's view of George Balanchine by Moira Shearer( Book )
5 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 405 libraries worldwide
Black tights from the ballets of Paris of Roland Petit by Maurice : narrator Chevalier( visu )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in English and held by 163 libraries worldwide
Four ballets by choreographer Roland Petit and the Ballets de Paris company staged for the camera: La croqueuse de diamants, Cyrano de Bergerac, Deuil en 24 heures, and Carmen
A midsummer night's dream by William Shakespeare( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 1954 in English and Undetermined and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Fairy creatures meddle with varying results in the lives of humans wandering in the woods
Ellen Terry by Moira Shearer( Book )
4 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
A simple man inspired by the life and works of L. S. Lowry ( visu )
5 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Undetermined and held by 66 libraries worldwide
A ballet in seven scenes commissioned by the BBC for television broadcast during the centennial celebration of L.S. Lowry's birth in 1987
The story of three loves ( visu )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 57 libraries worldwide
This film explores relationships--from the whimsical to the dramatic--recalled by passengers aboard a sleek ocean liner. In the first story, an impresario loses his heart to a lovely ballerina with tragic results. Next, an elderly enchantress uses magic to help a naive governess find romance. Finally, a trapeze artist who was responsible for the death of his last partner trains a new one, a beautiful woman with a mysterious past
Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 1979 and 1988 in English and held by 45 libraries worldwide
A romatic tale of love gone astray and an indictment of the British class system, as demonstrated by the familiar topic of the village beauty seduced by the local squire
Le voyeur by Michael Powell( visu )
14 editions published between 1960 and 2006 in 3 languages and held by 33 libraries worldwide
Mark Lewis, un jeune cinéaste hanté par la peur, filme l'agonie de ses victimes, qu'il attire dans son studio. Mark se lie d'amitié avec helen, sa voisine. Celle-ci apprend l'effroyable secret du cinéaste, tandis que la police découvre l'identité du coupable. Acculé, dans un accès de démence, Mark filme sa propre mort devant les yeux d'Helen
Black tights from the ballets of Roland Petit ( visu )
2 editions published between 1962 and 1983 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Presents four ballets choreographed by Roland Petit. Includes Petit's version of Carmen
Moira Shearer by Hugh Fisher( Book )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 28 libraries worldwide
Black tights an original soundtrack recording by Roland Petit( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1962 in No Linguistic Content and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Peeping Tom Le voyeur by Michael Powell( visu )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2010 in English and held by 16 libraries worldwide
Extrait du résumé figurant sur la jaquette : Mark Lewis est cameraman. Dès l'enfance, il est traumatisé par un père, scientifique de renom, spécialisé en psychologie de la peur. Aujourd'hui devenu adulte, il tente de prolonger les travaux de celui-ci en filmant l'agonie de ses victimes avant de les tuer...Oeuvre fascinante et terrifiante devenu un classique du film d'épouvante moderne où une vraie proximité se crée entre le voyeur et le spectateur qui entre dans la peau d'un meurtrier impulsif
Les chaussons rouges by Michael Powell( visu )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2011 in English and French and held by 14 libraries worldwide
Une danseuse inconnue est découverte par un célèbre impresario qui en fait la vedette d'un ballet créé pour elle, Les Chaussons rouges. Il lui demande de sacrifier à sa carrière son amour pour un jeune compositeur
Sir William Russell Flint, 1880-1969 : a comparative review of the artists signed limited edition prints by Keith S Gardner( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 14 libraries worldwide
The red shoes les chaussons rouges by Michael Powell( visu )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2009 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Une jeune danseuse est découverte par un célèbre impresario à la passion dévorante et dévoreuse qui en fait la vedette d'un ballet créé spécialement pour elle : "Les chaussons rouges". Mais son mentor lui demande de sacrifier à sa carrière son amour pour un jeune compositeur...Ce film en technicolor, Oscar 1947 pour le chef-opérateur Jack Cardiff, marqua un basculement dans la représentation de la danse au cinéma, avec dix-sept minutes d'un véritable ballet cinématographique
El Fotógrafo del pánico ( visu )
8 editions published between 1990 and 2011 in Spanish and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Bohem interpreta a un psicópata que fotografía a sus víctimas mientras mueren, un fotógrafo poseído por la alucinación y marcado por su infancia. Su padre, un científico obsesionado por estudiar las reacciones infantiles ante el miedo, destrozó su psiquis y le convirtió en un adulto acomplejado y afectado por una demencia demoníaca. El personaje necesita matar y fijar en imágenes el terror que sienten sus víctimas. Por eso ejerce la profesión de fotógrafo, para encubrir sus planes y poder satisfacer sus afanes morbosos sin suscitar sospechas
Augen der Angst ( visu )
8 editions published between 1959 and 2010 in German and English and held by 12 libraries worldwide
Ein psychopathischer Kameramann fotografiert die Angst junger Mädchen, bevor er sie, mit einem im Stativ eingebauten Messer, ermordet. Doppelbödiger Thriller, der zu seiner Entstehungszeit einen Skandal auslöste und die Karrieren von Karlheinz Böhm und Regisseur Powell schlagartig beendete. Rückblickend gesehen ein erstaunlich moderner Film über den Zusammenhang von Schaulust, Todessehnsucht und sexueller Neurose. (Neuer Titel: "Peeping Tom"). (www.filmevona-z.de)
 
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Alternative Names
King, Moira
King, Moira 1926-2006
Moira Shearer attrice scozzese
Moira Shearer britische Tänzerin und Schauspielerin
Moira Shearer britisk skodespelar
Moira Shearer britisk skuespiller
Moira Shearer brittisk skådespelare
Ширер, Мойра
モイラ・シアラー
Languages
English (238)
German (10)
French (6)
Spanish (6)
Chinese (1)
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