Around the World with Orson Welles
Around the World with Orson Welles (1955)

In 1955, Orson Welles prepared a series of six travel documentaries for British television under the title Around the World with Orson Welles. While no prints survive of the series' final episode, "The Third Man Returns to… More

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Rated: Unrated
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Release Date: September 23, 1955
DVD Release Date: March 21, 2000
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Sean Axmaker
Parallax View

Welles foregrounds the machinery of moviemaking, reminding us that he's brought a crew with him, and he manipulates his documentary footage as aggressively as he does in his fictional storytelling.

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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Richly inventive documentary takes Welles all over Europe, showing culture, sports and life in fascinating, joyous fashion.

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