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Phillips, Alastair

A Companion to Jean Renoir

Phillips, Alastair - A Companion to Jean Renoir, ebook

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François Truffaut called him, simply, ‘the best’. Jean Renoir is a towering figure in world cinema and fully justifies this monumental survey that includes contributions from leading international film scholars and comprehensively analyzes Renoir’s life and career from numerous critical perspectives.

  • New and original research by the world’s leading English and French language Renoir scholars explores stylistic, cultural and ideological aspects of Renoir’s films as well as key biographical periods
  • Thematic structure admits a range of critical methodologies, from textual analysis to archival research, cultural studies, gender-based and philosophical approaches
  • Features detailed analysis of Renoir’s essential works
  • Provides an international perspective on this key auteur’s enduring significance in world film history

Keywords: Film Studies, French film, French studies, reference, scholarship, French cinema, Francois Truffaut, La Grande Illusion, La Rè, gle du Jeu, auteurship, film director, silent era, technicolor,  , French film director, screenwriter, actor, producer, Grand Illusion, The Rules of the Game, Popular Front, The Human Beast, La Bê, te Humaine,  , The Southerner

Author(s)
 
Publisher
John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Publication year
2013
Language
en
Edition
1
Series
WBCF - Wiley-Blackwell Companions to Film Directors
Page amount
640 pages
Category
Art, Art History
Format
Ebook
eISBN (ePUB)
9781118325339
Printed ISBN
9781444338539

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