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Orson welles: orson welles, american film actor, director, producer, and writer whose classic citizen kane (1941) is known for its innovative narrative techniques and its use of photography, dramatic lighting, and music to further the dramatic line. Magician is a feature-length documentary giving an overview of welles's life and career from the beginning to his death, with plenty of extracts from his work, archive interviews with welles and interviews with friends, family members, film critics and filmmakers. Magician: the astonishing life and work of orson welles directed by chuck workman usa, 2014, 94 mins, cert tbc a bfi release of a calliope films production, presented by cohen media group.