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A Matter of Life and Death by Ian Christie

A Matter of Life and Death

Part of the BFI Film Classics Series


A Matter of Life and Death by Ian Christie

A dazzling fantasy produced in the aftermath of World War Two, A Matter of Life and Death (1946), directed by Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger, starred David Niven as an RAF pilot poised between life and death. This books looks in detail at the making of the film.

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Publication date

1st September 2000


Ian Christie

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BFI Publishing an imprint of British Film Institute


96 pages


Film theory & criticism



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