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Michael Powell

Michael Powell, Alfred Hitchcock, and Cinematic Reputation

Alfred Hitchcock’s Self-Portrait(from the opening title sequence ofAlfred Hitchcock Presents)[This post kicks off the USIH Blog’s participation in For the Love of Film: The Film Preservation Blogathon III.  This year’s blogathon, which began yesterday, May 13, and runs through Friday, May 18, focuses on Alfred Hitchcock.  Money is being raised for the National Film Preservation Foundation’s The White Shadow Project, which will record Michael Mortilla’s score to this 1924 silent that Hitchcock wrote and on which he worked as an Assistant Director, and will make the movie available for free streaming online.  Those interested in donating can click this Read more