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Who is Alberto Cavalcanti?
Alberto Cavalcanti: Alberto de Almeida Cavalcanti was a Brazilian-born film director and producer.
- also known as Alberto De Almeida-Cavalcanti, A. Cavalcanti, Cavalcanti
- born on (118 years ago) in Rio de Janeiro
- nationality: Brazil
- profession: Film director, film producer, screenwriter, film editor, art director, actor, production designer
- died on (33 years ago) in Paris
- read more about Alberto Cavalcanti (actor)
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Fourth edition by Brian McFarlane
Alongside Alberto CAVALCANTI, Watt was responsible for developing the documentarydrama genre of filmmaking within the DOCUMENTARY FILM MOVEMENT. The key film in this respect was North Sea (1938, for GPO), in which Watt and ...
by Ian Aitken
Aitken, Ian, Alberto Cavalcanti, Realism, Surealism and National Cinemas, London: Flicks Books, 2001. ——The Documentary Film Movement, An Anthology, Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1998. ——Film and Reform, London: ...
Dictionary of Films (1972)
by Georges Sadoul, Peter Morris
Dir/Ed Alberto Cavalcanti Seen Jose Mauro de Vasconcelos, Alberto Cavalcanti Photog Cyril Arapoff Art Dir Ricardo Sievers Mus Guerra Peixe Cast nonprofessionals Prod Kino Films. About 80 mins. Cavalcanti's masterpiece, during the ...
by Thomas S. Hischak
Dréville Marc Allégret unknown René Lefevre, Claude Renoir Jean Delannoy Jean Delannoy Georges Lacombe Raymond Leboursier Marc Allégret Jean Delannoy Jean Delannoy André Zwoboda André Zwoboda Alberto Cavalcanti, etc.
A Dictionary of Film Studies (2012)
by Annette Kuhn, Guy Westwell
The films display no single audiovisual style, however, and approaches range from the quasiobservational, as in Housing Problems, to the 'poetic', as in Coalface (Alberto Cavalcanti, GPO, 1935), Night Mail (Harry Watt/Basil Wright, GPO, ...
by Alan Burton, Steve Chibnall
Two important recruits, Alberto Cavalcanti and Harry Watt, came from the documentary film movement, and they would prove influential on the direction that Ealing would take in the wartime period. Balcon became a key spokesman for the ...
Dictionary of Pseudonyms (2010)
13,000 Assumed Names and Their Origins, 5th ed. by Adrian Room
Alberto Cavalcanti: Alberto de Almeida-Cavalcanti (1897–1982), Brazilian movie director, of It. origin.
Ali Baba to Zombies by R. G. Young
Edward Rigby, David Farrar, Thora Hird, Harry Fowler, John Slater P: Michael Balcon D: Alberto Cavalcanti STORY: Graham Greene Well-made wartime thriller : Undercover Nazis take over English town We're Back ! A Dinosaur's Story ...
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