Robert J. Flaherty
Overview
Robert J. Flaherty
*February 16, 1884 Iron Mountain, Michigan, USA
as Robert Joseph Flaherty
July 23, 1951 Brattleboro, Vermont, USA

American filmmaker, maker of the first commercially successfull feature length documentary.

Films

1950

The Titan: Story of Michelangelo

1949

Passione secondo S. Matteo

1948

Louisiana Story

1942

The Land

1937

Elephant Boy

1934

Man of Aran

1931

Tabu: A Story of the South Seas

1928

White Shadows in the South Seas

1926

Moana

1922

Nanook of the North


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Photoplay, December 1928


Books with substantial mentioning of Robert J. Flaherty
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

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

Harry Waldman
Scenes Unseen, Unreleased and Uncompleted Films from the World's Master Filmmakers, 1912-1990
Jefferson, North Carolina, and London, 1991

Richard Koszarski
Hollywood Directors, 1914-1940
New York, 1976

Stanley Hochman (ed.)
A Library of Film Criticism, American Film Directors
New York, 1974
Books with an entry on Robert J. Flaherty
David Thomson
The New Biographical Dictionary of Film
New York, 2003