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Macpherson, Kenneth

Overview
Works: 12 works in 49 publications in 3 languages and 1,063 library holdings
Genres: Silent films  Documentary films  Biographical films  Nonfiction films  Short films  Periodicals  Drama  Fiction  Experimental films  History 
Roles: fmd, Author, Director, Author of screenplay, Editor
Classifications: E185.97.R63, 791.4375
Publication Timeline
Key
Publications about Kenneth Macpherson
Publications by Kenneth Macpherson
Most widely held works about Kenneth Macpherson
 
Most widely held works by Kenneth Macpherson
Paul Robeson portraits of the artist ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 377 libraries worldwide
A collection of feature films that starred Paul Robeson, plus one short documentary narrated by Sidney Poitier
Close up ( serial )
in English and held by 258 libraries worldwide
Rome, 12 noon by Kenneth Macpherson( Book )
11 editions published between 1964 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 191 libraries worldwide
Paul Robeson outsider ( visu )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 125 libraries worldwide
Body and soul: Tells the story of a minister gone corrupt. He associates with the owner of a house of gambling, forces a girl to steal, and later kills the girl's brother. Yet, when all is said and done, it's only a dream. Borderline: Set in a Swiss mountain resort town, tells the story of Adah, a black woman who has an affair with Thorne, a white man, then attempts to reconcile with her husband Pete, and eventually leaves town. Thorne's wife Astrid goes mad and cuts Thorne's face and arm with a knife, then mysteriously dies. After Thorne is tried and acquitted, the mayor sends Pete a letter asking him to leave town for the good of all concerned
Dreams that money can buy by Hans Richter( visu )
10 editions published between 1994 and 2014 in English and held by 63 libraries worldwide
Joe, a young man down on his luck, discovers he has the power to create dreams, and sets up a business selling them to others. The dreams he gives to his clients are the creations of Max Ernst, Fernand Léger, Man Ray, Marcel Duchamp, Alexander Calder, and Hans Richter
Close up : a magazine devoted to the art of films ( Book )
4 editions published in 1971 in English and held by 17 libraries worldwide
Borderline by Paul Robeson( visu )
4 editions published between 1928 and 2006 in English and held by 11 libraries worldwide
Adah, a negro woman, has an affair with Thorne, a white man, much to the dismay of some of the predjudiced townfolk and Thorne's wife, Astrid. Adah attempts a reconciliation with her man, Pete, but eventually leaves him and the town. Meanwhile, Astrid goes mad and cuts Thorne's face and arm with a knife, but then mysteriously dies. Thorne is tried but acquitted. Because of the events, the mayor sends Pete a letter asking him to leave town for the good of all concerned. Paul Robeson is Pete
Film problems of Soviet Russia by Bryher( Book )
1 edition published in 1929 in English and held by 6 libraries worldwide
Borderline ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
This experimental silent film, made in Switzerland by an independent British film company, is chiefly remembered as Paul Robeson's first film. Boldly blending Eisensteinian montage and domestic melodrama, the film features Robeson and his wife, Eslanda, as lovers caught up in a tangled web of interracial affairs
Race films DVD set ( visu )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Movies made for and by African-Americans during the first half of the 20th century
 
Languages
English (44)
French (2)
German (1)
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