Knowledge Identifier: +Roger_Manvell
First director of the British Film Academy , author of many books on films and film-making, and authored and co-authored many books on Nazi Germany, including biographies of Adolf Hitler, Rudolf Hess, Heinrich Himmler, Joseph Goebbels and Hermann G
Born in 1909.
Countries: United Kingdom (78%), Hungary (11%), France (11%)
Linked to: Boston University
The Rules of the Game - The omission of this plot point resulted in the misconception that the film has an alternative ending; this was first reported by Roger Manvell after he watched it at its London premiere in 1946
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
He joined the Boston University faculty in 1975 teaching film history classes at the College of Communications