The Resource Abraham Polonsky : interviews, edited by Andrew Dickos, (electronic book)

Abraham Polonsky : interviews, edited by Andrew Dickos, (electronic book)

Label
Abraham Polonsky : interviews
Title
Abraham Polonsky
Title remainder
interviews
Statement of responsibility
edited by Andrew Dickos
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Abraham Polonsky (1910-1999), screenwriter and filmmaker of the mid-twentieth-century Left, recognized his writerly mission to reveal the aspirations of his characters in a material society structured to undermine their hopes. In the process, he ennobled their struggle. His auspicious beginning in Hollywood reached a zenith with his Oscar-nominated screenplay for Robert Rossen's boxing noir, Body and Soul (1947), and his inaugural film as writer and director, Force of Evil (1948), before he was blacklisted during the McCarthy witch hunt. Polonsky envisioned cinema a
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Polonsky, Abraham
Dewey number
791.4302/33092
Index
index present
LC call number
PS3531.O377
LC item number
A5 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Dickos, Andrew
Series statement
Conversations with filmmakers series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Screenwriters
  • Authors, American
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Polonsky, Abraham
Label
Abraham Polonsky : interviews, edited by Andrew Dickos, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10634392
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvii, 201 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
Abraham Polonsky : interviews, edited by Andrew Dickos, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Includes bibliographical references and index
  • Includes filmography
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10634392
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xxvii, 201 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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