Man of Aran (1934)

70 or 75 mins | Documentary | 20 October 1934

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HISTORY

This film was released in Great Britain at a running time of either 77 or 80 min. Modern sources include Prod Michael Balcon, Scr Robert Flaherty and Frances Flaherty , Sd Harry Hand and Mus dir Louis Levy in the ... More Less

This film was released in Great Britain at a running time of either 77 or 80 min. Modern sources include Prod Michael Balcon, Scr Robert Flaherty and Frances Flaherty , Sd Harry Hand and Mus dir Louis Levy in the production. More Less

GEOGRAPHIC LOCATIONS
SOURCE CITATIONS
SOURCE
DATE
PAGE
Film Daily
20 Oct 34
p. 3.
Hollywood Reporter
23 Oct 34
p. 3.
Motion Picture Herald
27 Oct 34
p. 41.
New York Times
19 Oct 34
p. 27.
Variety
29 May 34
p. 13.
Variety
23 Oct 34
p. 18
CAST
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT

NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
PRODUCTION CREDITS
NAME
PARENT COMPANY
PRODUCTION COMPANY
NAME
CREDITED AS
CREDIT
DIRECTOR
WRITER
PHOTOGRAPHY
FILM EDITOR
MUSIC
Mus score
DETAILS
Release Date:
20 October 1934
Premiere Information:
London opening: April 1934
New York opening: 18 October 1934
Copyright Claimant:
Gaumont-British Picture Corp. of America
Copyright Date:
25 April 1934
Copyright Number:
LP5047
Physical Properties:
Sound
Black and White
Duration(in mins):
70 or 75
Length(in feet):
6,832
Countries:
United Kingdom, United States
Language:
English
Passed by NBR:
No
SYNOPSIS

This film explores the lives of the natives of the barren Aran Islands, in Galway Bay, north of ... +


This film explores the lives of the natives of the barren Aran Islands, in Galway Bay, north of Ireland. +

GENRE
Genre:


Legend
Viewed by AFI
Partially Viewed
Offscreen Credit
Name Occurs Before Title
AFI Life Achievement Award

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