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Michael Chanan

Michael Chanan was born in 1946 in London, England. He is a director and producer, known for Secret City (2012), Detroit: Ruin of a City (2005) and The American Who Electrified Russia (2009). See full bio »

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Secret City
Secret City Director
Detroit: Ruin of a City
Human Wrongs
Human Wrongs Director


Hide Hide Show Show Director (15 credits)
 2016 Money Puzzles (Documentary)
 2013 Interrupted Memory (Documentary)
 2012 Secret City (Documentary)
 2011 Chronicle of Protest (Video documentary)
 2011 Three Short Films About Chile (Video documentary short)
 2005 Detroit: Ruin of a City (Documentary) (co-director)
 2000 Human Wrongs (Video documentary)
 1988 Dispatches (TV Series documentary) (1 episode)
- Cuba from Inside (1988)
 1986 The Eleventh Hour (TV Series) (1 episode)
- Havana Report (1986)
 1983 New Cinema of Latin America (TV Series documentary) (2 episodes)
- The Long Road (1983)
 1972 The Politics of Music (TV Short documentary)
 1971 Watching Music (Documentary short)
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Other Works:

"Labour Power in the British Film Industry" book. See more »

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Brother of Noel Chanan.

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