Famous Authors: George Orwell
- Rated UNR
- Genre: Special Interest-Documentary
- Release Date: 4/25/2006
English novelist, essayist, and critic, Orwell (pen name of Eric Arthur Blair) was born in India where his father was in the civil service. Homage to Catalonia expresses Orwell's disillusionment during the Spanish Civil War, in which he fought on the Republican side. Two of his greatest novels included Animal Farm and 1984.