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Directors and Directions : Cinema for the Seventies (Paperback) (John Russell Taylor)

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This is a study of nine key film-makers who came into prominence in the early ‘70s: Claude Chabrol, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Lindsay Anderson, Stanley Kubrick, Andy Warhol and Paul Morrissey, Satyajit Ray, Miklos Jancsó, and Dušan Makavejev – representing seven film-producing countries. In this book John Russell Taylor does for the 1970s what his earlier book Cinema Eye, Cinema Ear did for the 1960s: he disentangles some of the major talents from the minor, and subjects them to close critical scrutiny, documenting their careers, detailing their development as individual creators, and placing them in their social and artistic context. Thus the book provides an invaluable synopsis and guide for all who are interested in the development of modern cinema. It includes a comprehensive bibliography and fully detailed filmographies.

Number of Pages: 327
Genre: Performing Arts, Literary Criticism
Sub-Genre: Film + Video / General
Series Title: Routledge Library Editions: Cinema
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: John Russell Taylor
Language: English
Street Date: January 20, 2016
TCIN: 50994456
UPC: 9781138967731
Item Number (DPCI): 248-13-8130
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