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Title Carl Davis on silent film / produced & directed by Frances Dickenson ; executive producer, Nigel Wattis ; an LWT Production for ITV
Published Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany : Monarda Arts, 1990


Description 1 online resource (27 minutes)
Summary The composer and conductor Carl Davis is well-known for his work for television and films and, in particular, for the scores he has written to accompany silent films. He has helped breathe new life into classics such as Abel Gance's Napoleon and Chaplin's City Lights. In this film, Davis demonstrates how he creates a full music score for a silent film, working on a sequence from Raymond Bernard's The Chess Player
Notes Title from resource description page (viewed January 18, 2022)
Credits Film cameras, Steve Haskett, Ian Wallace; editor, Melvyn Bragg
Performer Presenter: Melvyn Bragg ; featuring: Carl Davis
Notes In English
SUBJECT Davis, Carl, 1936-
Davis, Carl, 1936- fast (OCoLC)fst01471471
Subject Composition (Music)
Silent film music.
Composition (Music)
Silent film music.
Genre/Form Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Silent film music.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Silent film music.
Documentaires télévisés.
Émissions télévisées autres que de fiction.
Musique de film muet.
Form Streaming video
Author Dickenson, Frances, director, producer
Davis, Carl, 1936- on-screen participant
Bragg, Melvyn, 1939- host, editor of moving image work
London Weekend Television (Firm), production company
LWT Productions, production company
RM Arts (Firm), production company
Monarda Arts (Firm), film distributor
Other Titles South Bank show. Carl Davis on silent film
OTHER TI In series: South Bank show (Television program)