David Lean
Overview
David Lean
*March 25, 1908 Croydon, Surrey, England
April 16, 1991 Limehouse, London, England

English film director, producer, screenwriter and editor.

Films

1984

A Passage to India

1970

Ryan's Daughter

1965

Doctor Zhivago
The Greatest Story Ever Told

1962

Lawrence of Arabia

1957

The Bridge on the River Kwai

1955

Summertime

1954

Hobson's Choice

1952

The Sound Barrier

1950

Madeleine

1949

The Passionate Friends

1948

Oliver Twist

1946

Great Expectations

1945

Blithe Spirit
Brief Encounter

1944

This Happy Breed

1942

In Which We Serve
One of Our Aircraft Is Missing

1941

Major Barbara
49th Parallel

1940

French Without Tears

1938

Pygmalion

1937

Dreaming Lips

1936

As You Like It

1935

Escape Me Never

1934

Tiger Bay
Java Head

1933

The Ghost Camera

1930

The Night Porter


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Books on David Lean
Steven Organ (ed.)
David Lean, Interviews
Jackson, 2009

Gene D. Phillips
Beyond the Epic, The Life & Films of David Lean
Lexington, Ky., 2006

Kevin Brownlow
David Lean, A Biography
, 1996

Alain Silver and James Ursini
David Lean and His Films
Los Angeles, 1992

Stephen Silverman
David Lean
New York, 1989

Michael Anderegg
David Lean
Boston, 1984

Alain Silver and James Ursini
David Lean and his films
London, 1974
Books with substantial mentioning of David Lean
George Stevens, Jr (ed.)
Conversations with the great moviemakers of Hollywood's golden age at the American Film Institute
New York, 2006

John C. Tibbetts, James M. Welsh
The Encyclopedia of Filmmakers, Volume Two
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

Gene D. Phillips
Major film directors of the American and British cinema
Bethlehem - London and Toronto, 1999

Andrew Sarris (editor)
The St. James Film Directors Encyclopedia
Detroit - New York - Toronto - London, 1998

Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1991, A Survey of the Films of 1990
Pasadena, California; Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, 1991

Ann Lloyd (editor)
Movies of the Forties
London, 1982
Books with an entry on David Lean
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003

Larry Langman
Destination Hollywood, The Influence of Europeans on American Filmmaking
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 2000

Frank N. Magill (ed.)
Magill's Cinema Annual 1992, A Survey of the Films of 1991
Pasadena, Ca; Englewood Cliffs, NJ, 1992
Articles on David Lean
Charles Drazin, David Lean, Editing: Lean cuts, in: Sight & Sound, nr. 7, 2008 pp. 38-41
Sonia Genaitay, David Lean, Restoration: 'This Happy Breed', in: Sight & Sound, nr. 7, 2008 pp. 41-43
Richard Combs, Ghost Story, in: Filmcomment, nr. 4, 2008 pp. 32-37