Sir Alexander Korda


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British filmmaker (born in Hungary) (1893-1956)

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He didn't stay long in the job as he was desperate to get into film production - which he did with a vengeance as Sir Alexander Korda (1893-1956).
Since then I had been there four years running when my father, having never--so far as I am aware--taken a photograph in his life, was invited by his old friend Sir Alexander Korda to be the official representative of the British Film Producers' Association at the Venice Film Festival.
1956: Sir Alexander Korda,Hungarian-born British film producer and director,died.
The roll call of emigres who were able to leave Germany, Austria and Hungary after the Nazis came to power reads like a Who's Who of large sections of modem Anglo-American life: Sir Ernst Gombrich, Sir Nikolaus Pevsner, Arthur Koestler, Lord Weidenfeld, Sir Karl Popper, Sir Alexander Korda, Walter Gropius, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, Stefan Zweig, Schoenberg, Hindemith, Bartok, Milhaud, Max Ernst, Marc Chagall, Salvador Dali, Fritz Lang, Billy Wilder, Albert Einstein, Thomas Mann, Bertolt Brecht and many others.
Un esposo ideal, que como decia ya se habia filmado antes en 1948 por sir Alexander Korda, es un buen ejemplo de lo que llaman "teatro filmado", termino que en realidad no dice nada de la calidad y el valor de la obra y que se usa en forma despectiva y denigratoria.