Knowledge Identifier: +Emeric_Pressburger
Category: Movies & TV
Born in 1902.
Countries: United Kingdom (68%), UK (9%), United States (5%)
Linked to: Charles University in Prague, University of Stuttgart, Arsenal F.C., Jews
Late in 1935, Pressburger decided that he would do better in England
In 1939, Pressburger was introduced to Michael Powell to work together on "The Spy in Black"
Michael Powell - Aside from some short films, Powell wrote, produced and directed all of his films from 1942 to 1957 with Emeric Pressburger
British Academy of Film and Television Arts - BAFTA started out as the "'British Film Academy"', founded in 1947 by directors David Lean, Alexander Korda, Roger Manvell, Laurence Olivier, Emeric Pressburger, Michael_Powell, Michael Balcon, Carol Reed, and other major figures of the British film industry
Alexander Korda - A draft screenplay of what became "The Red Shoes" was written by Emeric Pressburger in the 1930s for Korda and intended as a vehicle for his future wife Merle Oberon
The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp - In 1983, the original cut was restored for a re-release, much to Emeric Pressburger's delight
Jackson, Mississippi: University Press of Mississippi, 2003