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Pool Films

Works: 4 works in 12 publications in 2 languages and 155 library holdings
Genres: Drama  Silent films 
Classifications: PN1997, 791.4372
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Publications about Pool Films
Publications by Pool Films
Most widely held works about Pool Films
Most widely held works by Pool Films
Paul Robeson : outsider ( visu )
1 edition published in 2007 in English and held by 128 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
Borderline by Kenneth Macpherson( visu )
9 editions published between 1928 and 2007 in English and held by 20 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
Kenwin : un film ( visu )
1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Kenwin: The Villa Kenwin, built by Hermann Henselmann in 1930-1931, was home to Kenneth Macpherson, filmmaker, and Winifred Ellerman (Bryer) who entertained the poet H.D. (Hilda Doolittle-Aldington) and her daughter Perdita. Built as a modernist utopia, the villa exemplifies the life of a social world. Through tours of the villa and with correspondence between H.D., Bryer, and Macpherson, the past is revisited
English (11)
French (1)
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