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The Resource Conclusions, John Boorman

Conclusions, John Boorman

Label
Conclusions
Title
Conclusions
Statement of responsibility
John Boorman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
John Boorman is one of cinema's authentic visionaries whose travels have taken him from London in the Blitz to the pinnacle of Hollywood success: the man behind films such as Point Blank, Deliverance, Excalibur, Hope and Glory, and The General. Conclusions continues the story of his life that Boorman began with Adventures of a Suburban Boy and shares what has happened since its publication: films made (such as the award-winning The General) and unmade; new knowledge about the craft of film-making; and, ultimately, the story of of his kith and kin, including the death of his cherished elder daughter. Wielding a metaphorical Excalibur, Boorman's career has been a continual search for the truth that only art can convey, and this memoir shows him at his finest
Summary
One of cinema's authentic visionaries, whose travels have taken him from London in the Blitz to the pinnacle of Hollywood success, continues the story of his life that he began with Adventures of a Suburban Boy. Conclusions is an account of what has happened since the publication of the previous book: Films made (such as the award-winning The General) and unmade; a summary of what Boorman has learned about the craft of film-making; and, ultimately, the story of of his kith and kin, including the death of his cherished elder daughter
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10853503
Cataloging source
UKMGB
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1933-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Boorman, John
Dewey number
791.43
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Boorman, John
  • Motion picture producers and directors
Target audience
adult
Label
Conclusions, John Boorman
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000067063406
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
237 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571353798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1129705627
Label
Conclusions, John Boorman
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
000067063406
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
237 pages
Form of item
regular print reproduction
Isbn
9780571353798
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)1129705627

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