John Grierson
Overview
John Grierson
*April 26, 1898 Deanston, Stirling, Scotland
February 19, 1972 Bath, Somerset, England

Scottish documentary maker.

Films

2000

Cinéma Vérité: Defining the Moment

1952

Brandy for the Parson
Miss Robin Hood

1936

Night Mail

1934

Granton Trawler
The Song of Ceylon

1929

Drifters


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Books on John Grierson
Ian Aitken
Film and reform, John Grierson and the documentary film movement
London; New York, 1990

Forsyth Hardy (ed.)
Grierson on the movies
London; Boston, 1981

Forsyth Hardy
John Grierson, A Documentary Biography
, 1979

Forsyth Hardy (ed.)
Grierson on documentary
New York, [1947]
Books with substantial mentioning of John Grierson
John C. Tibbetts and James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume I
New York, NY, 2002

Tom Pendergast, Sara Pendergast (eds.)
International Dictionary of Films and Filmmakers, 2. Directors
Detroit/New York/San Francisco/London/Boston/Woodbridge, CT, 2000

Ann Lloyd (ed.)
Movies of the Thirties
London, 1983
Books with an entry on John Grierson
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003