Arthur Calder-Marshall (Estate)

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Film, TV & Theatre

Film, TV & Theatre

Arthur Calder-Marshall was an English novelist, essayist, critic and biographer.

During his career in the 1930s, he became a member of the London-based Left-Wing Writers and Readers Group. He wrote scripts for Hollywood studio Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and his body of fiction and non-fiction work covered a wide range of subject. He was also the father of actress Anna Calder-Marshall and the grandfather of actor Tom Burke.

Some of Arthur's novels include his memoir THE MAGIC OF MY YOUTH, children's book THE FAIR TO MIDDLING and fiction books such as PIE IN THE SKY and THE WAY TO SANTIAGO to name a few.

Short Films

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THE LAST SHOT

1946

Documentaries

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CHRONICLE

1969

Writer of 1 episode (NO ORDINARY MONK)

THE SARDINIAN PROJECT

1949

Short Documentary

THE WORLD IS RICH

1948

FORGOTTEN ISLAND

1947

Short Documentary

THE BRIDGE

1946

Short Documentary

THE WAY FROM GERMANY

1946

THE STAR AND THE SAND

1945

NIGHT SHIFT

1942

Theatre

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SEASON OF GOOD WILL

1965

Writer, based on EVERY THIRD THOUGHT by Dorothea Malm