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Destination London : German-speaking emigrés and British cinema, 1925-1950

Author: Tim Bergfelder; Christian Cargnelli
Publisher: New York : Berghahn Books, 2008.
Series: Film Europa, 6.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The legacy of émigrés in the British film industry, from the late era of silent film to the immediate post-World War Two period, has been largely neglected in the scholarly literature. Destination London is the first book to redress this imbalance. Focusing on areas such as exile, genre, technological transfer, professional training and education, cross-cultural exchange and representation, it begins by mapping  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Destination London.
New York : Berghahn Books, 2008
(DLC) 2008026234
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Bergfelder; Christian Cargnelli
ISBN: 9780857450197 0857450190
OCLC Number: 647933909
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 272 pages).
Contents: Title page-Destination London; Contents; Acknowledgements; Chapter 1-Introduction; Chapter 2-Life is a Variety Theatre-E.A. Dupont's Career in German and British Cinema; Chapter 3-Geza Von Bolvary, Arnold Ridley and 'Film Europe'; Chapter 4-Inside the Robots' Castle; Chapter 5-Flamboyant Realism; Chapter 6-Famously Unknown; Chapter 7-'German or still more Horrible Thought, Russian-at any Rate, It is Un-English!'; Chapter 8-Extending Frames and Exploring Spaces; Chapter 9-Lost in Siberia; Chapter 10-'Be Kvite Kviet, Everybody, Please!'; Chapter 11-Allegories of Displacement. Chapter 12-Anton WalbrookChapter 13-From 'Alien Person' to 'Darling Lilli'; Chapter 14-'You Call Us "Germans" You Call Us "Brothers"; Chapter 15-Carl Mayer; Chapter 16-Music for the People; Chapter 17-I Know Where I'm Going!; Chapter 18-'An Animated Quest for Freedom'; Notes on Contributors; Bibliography; Index.
Series Title: Film Europa, 6.
Responsibility: edited by Tim Bergfelder and Christian Cargnelli.

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