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  • Orson Welles
  • In 1952 Orson Welles chose Essaouira as the setting for several scenes in his adaptation of Shakespeare's "Othello", which had won the Grand Prix du Festival International du Film at that year's Cannes Film Festival. (wikipedia.org)
  • While Dietrich arguably never fully regained her former screen glory, she continued performing in movies, including appearances for such distinguished directors as Billy Wilder, Alfred Hitchcock, and Orson Welles, in successful films that included A Foreign Affair (1948), Stage Fright (1950), Witness for the Prosecution (1957), Touch of Evil (1958), and Judgment at Nuremberg (1961). (wikipedia.org)
  • producer
  • In 1914, when the company was purchased by actor and film producer William A. Brady , Sternberg rose to chief assistant, responsible for "writing [inter]titles and editing films to cover lapses in continuity" for which he received his first official film credits. (wikipedia.org)
  • The producer and matinee idol Elliott Dexter suggested the augmentation when Sternberg was assistant director and screenwriter for Roy W. Neill's By Devine Right (1923) in hopes that it would "enhance his screen credit" and add "artistic prestige" to the film. (wikipedia.org)
  • That same year Walters featured in producer Matthew Vaughn's film Mean Machine (2001), a remake of the 1974 Burt Reynolds classic, as bomb expert Nitro opposite Vinnie Jones. (wikipedia.org)
  • Famed studio executive and film producer / director Cecil B. DeMille, (1881-1959), took over as the host on June 1, 1936, continuing until January 22, 1945. (wikipedia.org)
  • To re-create a world flooded by water, director Kevin Reynolds and star and producer Kevin Costner decided to film the majority of "Waterworld" in the open ocean off Kahoolawe, Hawaii. (chicagotribune.com)
  • The writer and co-executive producer of the film is John Gary Long, a resident of East Amherst and Supply Chain Director for Goodyear Dunlop Tire North America, located in Amherst, New York. (buffaloplace.com)
  • 2002
  • He began his directing career in television, moving to feature films in 2002. (wikipedia.org)
  • The Delta Sigma Theta Sorority Inc., Buffalo Alumnae Chapter in collaboration with Masten District Councilmember Demone Smith, introduced the Western New York Black Film Festival in 2002 with a goal to educate the public on vital issues affecting the African American community and support the efforts of independent filmmakers in their quest to tell much needed stories. (buffaloplace.com)
  • Hollywood
  • DUBAI: The narrow alleyways and vast deserts of Morocco have long played host to Hollywood film crews, but did you know that these blockbusters were shot in the country? (arabnews.com)
  • Sternberg started in Hollywood after making his first film as a director in 1925. (wikipedia.org)
  • His encouragement of the latter's performances helped to create the Dietrich legend in the six additional films they made together in Hollywood. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was India's entry for the Academy Awards, which was criticized after Basu was accused of plagiarizing several Hollywood films. (wikipedia.org)
  • During the 1930s, her well-known explosive screen persona was exploited in a series of successful films like Hot Pepper (1933), Strictly Dynamite (1934) and Hollywood Party (1934). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1936, when sponsor manufacturer Lever Brothers (who made Lux brand soap and detergent) moved the show from New York City to Hollywood, the program began to emphasize adaptations of films rather than plays. (wikipedia.org)
  • Legionnaire
  • Based on the novel Amy Jolly by Benno Vigny and adapted by Jules Furthman, the film is about a cabaret singer and a Legionnaire who fall in love during the Rif War, but their relationship is complicated by his womanizing and the appearance of a rich man who is also in love with her. (wikipedia.org)
  • Director
  • Hollingshead began his career as an assistant director, with his first work being the 1916 film The Shrine Girl, in which he also had an acting role. (wikipedia.org)
  • Walters then played Kick Box Stevie in the darkly comedic feature film Kiss Kiss (Bang Bang) from writer/director Stuart Suggs. (wikipedia.org)
  • He started working at World Film Company in Fort Lee, New Jersey, where he was mentored by French director Emile Chautard. (wikipedia.org)
  • He gave instructions by dictaphone for camera angles and script changes, with Mahesh Bhatt and Mohit Suri completing the film while the director underwent chemotherapy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Filming conditions don't get any more uncomfortable than being naked in front of strangers and having sex with your co-stars, but those were the factors involved in making writer-director John Cameron Mitchell's "Shortbus," his comic drama about relationships in a post-9/11 New York City. (chicagotribune.com)
  • Abdelhak Senna/Agence France-Presse - Getty Images The Iranian director Abbas Kiarostami, at a film festival in Morocco in December. (nytimes.com)
  • adaptation
  • The 1951 film adaptation of William Shakespeare's play opens with a scene shot in Essaouira, a port city protected by 18th century seafront ramparts. (arabnews.com)
  • Lux Radio Theatre once presented an adaptation of the film version of a radio series, The Life of Riley, featuring William Bendix as the Brooklyn-born, California-transplanted, stumbling but bighearted aircraft worker he already made famous in the long-running radio series (and eventual television hit) of the same name. (wikipedia.org)
  • scene
  • The film is most famous for the scene in which Dietrich performs a song dressed in a man's tailcoat and kisses another woman (to the embarrassment of the latter), both of which were rather scandalous for the period. (wikipedia.org)
  • One of them which was also my favorite scene to film and to watch back was the surf torture scene. (hollywoodreporter.com)
  • My first day on set, I was filming a scene with the lovely Frances Barber (Elizabeth) - we were both sitting in the sand and I could feel the heat of it on my bare feet and the desert sun beating down on my head and everything just sort of fell into place. (bbc.co.uk)
  • several
  • Though the show focused on film and its performers, several classic radio regulars appeared in Lux Radio Theatre productions. (wikipedia.org)
  • last
  • The Phantom II was featured in the films The Sorcerer's Apprentice and Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade. (wikipedia.org)
  • Hundreds of Amazigh (Berber) associations have been created to defend their culture and identity in the last few decades in Morocco and Algeria. (wikipedia.org)
  • Mr. Panahi, who has directed two films scripted by Mr. Kiarostami, " The White Balloon ," and " Crimson Gold ," was arrested last week, as my colleague Nazila Fathi reported . (nytimes.com)
  • https
  • https://www.sundance.org/projects/the-yellow-birds http://www.allocine.fr/diaporamas/cinema/diaporama-18666613/ https://variety.com/2017/film/news/hamptons-international-film-festival-2017-breathe-1202535320/ https://twitter.com/LawrenceTSmith/status/928619279750258688 "Alden Ehrenreich, Tye Sheridan and Jack Huston star in Alexandre Moors' follow-up to 'Blue Caprice. (wikipedia.org)
  • Festival
  • The Mediterranean Film Festival in its new version is held in Tetouan. (wikipedia.org)
  • starring Ranbir Kapoor, Priyanka Chopra and Ileana D'Cruz, opened to largely-positive reviews and was well received at the Busan International Film Festival. (wikipedia.org)
  • It premiered at the 2017 Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • It was first presented during the 2017 Sundance Film Festival on January 21, 2017. (wikipedia.org)
  • On Saturday, February 20th and Sunday, February 28th, Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. Buffalo Alumnae Chapter and Masten District Councilmember Demone Smith will host the 8th Annual WNY Black Film Festival at the Market Arcade Film and Arts Centre. (buffaloplace.com)
  • The two-week film festival will open on February 20, 2010 at 6:00 p.m. with a grand red carpet reception, the screening of three short films and a post screening discussion with the producers. (buffaloplace.com)
  • The film has been nominated for Best Texas Film for the 2010 Texas Black Film Festival. (buffaloplace.com)
  • Randall's second short, "Lifted," has earned many honors including Best Short and Best Overall Film at the 2008 Texas Black Film Festival, Best Short at the San Francisco Black Film Festival and Best Short at the 2007 Roxbury Film Festival. (buffaloplace.com)
  • The festival will conclude on Sunday, February 28th at 3:00 p.m., showcasing four short films and the winners of the Film Festival's Essay Contest for High School Students. (buffaloplace.com)
  • series
  • First was the feature film Hannibal Rising, the final instalment of the Hannibal series, which explored the origins of Hannibal Lecter. (wikipedia.org)
  • In the 1940s, Vélez's popularity peaked after appearing in the Mexican Spitfire films, a series created to capitalize on Vélez's well-documented fiery personality. (wikipedia.org)
  • Initially, the series adapted Broadway plays during its first two seasons before it began adapting films. (wikipedia.org)
  • television
  • A regular in British television and film, he has played a wide range and variety of character roles in both drama and comedy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Life
  • Basu achieved initial success with his films tackling the themes of passion and adultery such as Life in a. (wikipedia.org)
  • Basu started his own film production house, Ishana Movies, in 2007 and the first film of his production company was the 2007 musical drama film Life in a. (wikipedia.org)
  • feature
  • During this time Walters completed his first feature film where he played the role of Dennis, opposite Robert Carlyle, in Jake Scott's anachronistic comedy Plunkett and Maclean. (wikipedia.org)
  • The following year (2004) Walters was directed by Matthew Vaughn in the explosive supporting role of Shanks, opposite Daniel Craig, in the feature film Layer Cake. (wikipedia.org)
  • Walters' next project was Guy Richie's crime thriller feature film Revolver (2005) where, opposite Jason Statham, he portrayed Irish Joe. (wikipedia.org)
  • Lux Radio Theatre strove to feature as many of the original stars of the original stage and film productions as possible, usually paying them $5,000 an appearance. (wikipedia.org)
  • official
  • Classical Arabic and Tamazight are official language of Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • He too has for years held hopes of obtaining public screenings for his films and receiving official aid and assistance from the relevant governmental bodies. (nytimes.com)
  • cast
  • The film went famously over budget, due in part to bad weather and the seasickness of some of the cast and crew. (chicagotribune.com)
  • release
  • Abbas Kiarostami, a celebrated Iranian filmmaker who has won numerous international awards for films like " Close-Up " and " Through The Olive Trees ," published an open letter in a Tehran newspaper on Tuesday calling for the release of Jafar Panahi and Mahmoud Rasoulof, two directors recently detained by the authorities. (nytimes.com)
  • Star
  • Chaplin commissioned him to write and direct A Woman of the Sea (also known as The Sea Gull), starring his former star and lover Edna Purviance, but later destroyed the film. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • Shilha (also known locally as Soussia) is spoken in southwest Morocco, in an area between Sidi Ifni in the south, Agadir in the north, and Marrakesh and the Draa/Sous valleys in the east. (wikipedia.org)
  • people
  • Independent of the conventional and customary support granted to the cinematic community at large, I make my own short and independent films with hopes of gaining some credit for the people I love and a name for the country I come from. (nytimes.com)
  • Although my journey to film has taken a unique route, I am inspired by the need to write and bring to film stories that lift, inspire and motivate people. (buffaloplace.com)
  • years
  • however, during his college years in Mumbai he had an opportunity to assist on a number of levels in TV and film projects. (wikipedia.org)
  • As a filmmaker of the same independent cinema, it has been years since I lost hope of ever screening my films in my country. (nytimes.com)
  • By making my own low-budget and personal films, it has also been years since I lost all hope of receiving any kind of aid or assistance from the Ministry of Guidance and Islamic culture, the custodian of Iranian cinema. (nytimes.com)
  • country
  • citation needed] Morocco is considered by some as an Arab-Amazigh country. (wikipedia.org)
  • Sometimes the necessity to work calls for the making of films beyond the borders of my country, which is ultimately not out of personal choice or taste. (nytimes.com)
  • He still believes that based on the merits of his films and the acclaim they have brought the country, he can seek legal solutions to the problem. (nytimes.com)
  • beautiful
  • Frank Gapinski and myself with my beautiful daughter Latifa on location in Morocco for me it is all about helping save the world and the greater good we can do. (permies.com)
  • area
  • Her songs have evoked social and political discussion in Morocco and improved a lot on the area of feminism. (wikipedia.org)
  • success
  • The film's success was so great that Paramount decided greatly to expand its distribution of films to Japan, but Tamura was not able to leave Japan. (wikipedia.org)
  • extra
  • These films went the extra step, either accidentally or on purpose, to turn just another movie project into a daunting production nightmare. (chicagotribune.com)
  • trip
  • Wealthy La Bessière (Adolphe Menjou) attempts to make her acquaintance, offering to assist her on her first trip to Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • show
  • Tickets are $5.00 per show and can be purchased in advance at the Market Arcade Film and Arts Centre. (buffaloplace.com)
  • 1969
  • In addition to his work on the new channel's weekly shows, he also directed a number of documentary films for it: Barricades (1969), which examined the Arab-Israel conflict from the perspective of two families, one Jewish and one Palestinian. (wikipedia.org)
  • They would work together on several films, including: Diplomatic Courier (1952), O. Henry's Full House (1952), Prince Valiant (1954), The Sons of Katie Elder (1965), Nevada Smith (1966), and True Grit (1969). (wikipedia.org)
  • He had a small role in the original film version of The Italian Job (1969) playing one of the gang, but had to wait a few years for his first success, playing scientist Toby Wren in the BBC's science fiction series, Doomwatch in 1970. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1975
  • These films can be divided into two groups: two films released in 1972, and two released in 1975. (wikipedia.org)
  • For several years Powell continued as a television regular, with occasional forays into film, as the Austrian composer Gustav Mahler in the Ken Russell biopic Mahler (1974) and Captain Walker in Russell's film version of Tommy (1975). (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1975, Powell married his girlfriend, the Pan's People dancer Babs Lord, shortly before he was due to start filming for Jesus of Nazareth on location in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • 1932
  • Baroud is a 1932 British-French adventure film directed by Rex Ingram and Alice Terry and starring Felipe Montes, Rosita Garcia, and Pierre Batcheff. (wikipedia.org)
  • Though the film was set in the relatively distant past, in 1932, this first attempt at drama already hints at two of the major themes that appear throughout Loevy's later work: class distinctions and ethnic differences. (wikipedia.org)
  • known
  • The cave at what's now known as the Jebel Irhoud site in Morocco became buried, over the eons, under layers of rock and sediment. (npr.org)
  • This reconstruction of the mandible from the Morocco specimen known as Irhoud 11 allows its comparison with archaic hominins, such as Neanderthals, as well as with early forms of anatomically modern humans. (npr.org)
  • Some of the best known names in the film industry have participated in the PRHFF, including Zelda Rubinstein (Poltergeist) 2009, Tony Todd 2011(Candyman), Tippi Hedren in 2013 and Lloyd Kauffman in 2016, all of them awarded by the festival's Lifetime Achievement Award. (wikipedia.org)
  • The film was released in separate French and English-language versions, the latter sometimes known by the title Love in Morocco. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1967, upon completing his degree, he traveled to London to attend the London Film School (then known as the London School of Film Technique). (wikipedia.org)
  • December 11, 1919 - December 10, 2000) was an actress known as "The Queen of the Bs" because she appeared in so many B-movies and film noirs. (wikipedia.org)
  • Robert Powell (born 1 June 1944) is an English television and film actor, best known for the title role in Jesus of Nazareth (1977) and as the fictional secret agent Richard Hannay. (wikipedia.org)
  • award
  • Ballard was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Cinematography for The Caretakers (1963), and won the National Society of Film Critics award for "Best Cinematography" for The Wild Bunch. (wikipedia.org)
  • title
  • The title was inspired by the International Zone in Tangiers, Morocco, where Burroughs lived for a time and by which he was greatly influenced. (wikipedia.org)
  • In 1980, Powell appeared in the film Harlequin playing the Harlequin of the title who seems to have the power to cure the son of a powerful politician. (wikipedia.org)
  • feature
  • He moved to Los Angeles with his mother, but his father remained in New York City and kept his job with AT&T. The following year, Schroder appeared in the Disney feature film The Last Flight of Noah's Ark with Elliott Gould. (wikipedia.org)
  • cast
  • The four-part television film had an all-star cast, including Laurence Olivier as Nicodemus, Ernest Borgnine as the Roman Centurion, Stacey Keach as Barabbas, Christopher Plummer as Herod Antipas, Michael York as John the Baptist, Ian McShane as Judas Iscariot, Rod Steiger as Pontius Pilate, and James Mason as Joseph of Arimathea. (wikipedia.org)
  • years
  • In a remote area of Morocco called Jebel Irhoud, in what was once a cave, the team found a skull, bones and teeth of five individuals who lived about 315,000 years ago. (npr.org)
  • The new discovery in Morocco would push the date for the emergence of our species back another 100,000 years. (npr.org)
  • The film was shot in 1940 and 1941 but would take five years to get to selected theaters. (wikipedia.org)
  • stage
  • In Morocco, exfoliation forms the first stage of the traditional hammam ritual, where it is followed with a skin detoxifying treatment of clay and then moisturization with argan oil. (naturalspasupplies.co.uk)