Ian Christie

Ian Christie is the author of Arrows of Desire: the Films of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger (1985, 1994) and has written and edited four other books about their work. He has organised many retrospectives and played a part in the films' restoration. He is currently Professor of Film and Media History at Birkbeck College, University of London, and a regular broadcaster.


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Michael Powell: International Perspectives on an English Film-maker

Ian Christie; Andrew Moor
British Film Institute

The films of Michael Powell (1905-1990) and Emeric Pressburger (1902-1988), among them I Know Where I'm Going! (1945), A Matter of Life and Death(1947), and...


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Ian Christie
British Film Institute

A dazzling fantasy produced in the aftermath of WWII, A Matter of Life and Death (1946), directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, starred David Niven...


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Scorsese on Scorsese

Edited by Ian Christie and David Thompson
Faber and Faber, Inc.

Martin Scorsese's challenging and often controversial films are a record of the most personal achievement in modern American cinema. Mean Streets, Taxi Driver,...


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