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British Film Makers

The aim of this series is to present in lively, authoritative volumes a guide to those film-makers who have made British cinema a rewarding but still under-researched branch of world cinema. The intention is to provide books which are up-to-date in terms of information and critical approach, but not bound to any one theoretical methodology. Though all books in the series will have certain elements in common – comprehensive filmographies, annotated bibliographies, appropriate illustration – the actual critical tools employed will be the responsibility of the individual authors.

The series explores and charts a field which is more than ripe for serious excavation. The acknowledged leaders of the field will be reappraised; just as important, though, will be the bringing to light of those who have not so far received any serious attention. They are all part of the very rich texture of British cinema, and it will be the work of this series to give them all their due.

David Lean:  (British Film Makers)
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David Lean
Richard Attenborough:  (British Film Makers)
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Richard Attenborough
Tony Richardson:  (British Film Makers)
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Tony Richardson
Lindsay Anderson: Cinema Authorship (British Film Makers)
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Lindsay Anderson
Anthony Asquith:  (British Film Makers)
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Anthony Asquith
Karel Reisz:  (British Film Makers)
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Karel Reisz
Sydney Box:  (British Film Makers)
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Sydney Box
Roy Ward Baker:  (British Film Makers)
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Roy Ward Baker
Richard Lester:  (British Film Makers)
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Richard Lester
Humphrey Jennings:  (British Film Makers)
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Humphrey Jennings
Terry Gilliam:  (British Film Makers)
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Terry Gilliam
Michael Winterbottom:  (British Film Makers)
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Michael Winterbottom
Mike Leigh:  (British Film Makers)
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Mike Leigh
Derek Jarman:  (British Film Makers)
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Derek Jarman
Carol Reed:  (British Film Makers)
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Carol Reed
Joseph Losey:  (British Film Makers)
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Joseph Losey
Terence Davies:  (British Film Makers)
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Terence Davies
Michael Reeves:  (British Film Makers)
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Michael Reeves

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