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Albert Capellani: Pioneer of the Silent Screen

by Leteux, Christine

<P>In recent years, technology has given films of the silent era and their creators a second life as new processes have eased their restoration and distribution. Among the films benefitting from these developments are the works of director ...

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Altman on Altman

by David Thompson

<p>In <i>Altman on Altman</i>, one of American cinema's most incorrigible mavericks reflects on a brilliant career.</p><p>Robert Altman served a long apprenticeship in movie-making before his great breakthrough, the Korean War comedy <i>M*A*S*H ...

ISBN: 9780571261642

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An Interview with Steven Soderbergh about the making of Kafka

by Nicholas Pasquariello

<p>A three-hour interview about the making of Kafka (1992), Steven Soderbergh&apos;s second feature film. This is the first time the complete interview has been published in English. Portions of this interview were originally published in ...

ISBN: 9780965311489

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Ang Lee

Interviews

by Karla Rae Fuller

<p>Taiwanese born, Ang Lee (b. 1954) has produced diverse films in his award-winning body of work. Sometimes working in the West, sometimes in the East, he creates films that defy easy categorization and continue to amaze audiences worldwide. ...

ISBN: 9781626745797

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Anything But Merry!

The life and times of Lily Elsie

by David Slattery-Christy

<B> <P>Discover the extraordinary life</B> of one of Edwardian England’s most celebrated and revered musical comedy stars, <B>Lily Elsie</B>. From her childhood days in the music halls of Salford and her rise to fame as the child singing star ...

ISBN: 9781481775427

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Barbara Kopple

Interviews

by Gregory Brown

<p>With a career spanning more than forty years, Barbara Kopple (b. 1946) long ago established herself as one of the most prolific and award-winning American filmmakers of her generation. Her projects have ranged from labor union documentaries ...

ISBN: 9781626745698

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Baz Luhrmann: Interviews

by Ryan, Tom

Interviews with the director of <i>William Shakespeare's Romeo + Juliet</i>, <i>Moulin Rouge!</i>, <i>Australia</i>, and <i>The Great Gatsby</i> ...

ISBN: 9781628461503

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Bertrand Tavernier

Interviews

by Lynn A. Higgins & T. Jefferson Kline

<p>Bertrand Tavernier (b. 1941) is widely considered to be the leading light in a generation of French filmmakers who launched their careers in the 1970s, in the wake of the New Wave. In just over forty years, he has directed twenty-two feature ...

ISBN: 9781496807694

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Beyond Coffee and Cherry Pie

by scott colbert

<p data-version="1.1">In his third volume of film essays, best-selling author Scott Colbert takes a look at the work of David Lynch</p> <p>With his conversational tone, and knowledge, which made his work on John Waters and David Cronenberg so ...

ISBN: 9781519909923

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Boro, L'Ile d'Amour: The Films of Walerian Borowczyk

by Kuc, Kamila

<p> There has been a recent revival of interest in the work of Polish film director Walerian Borowczyk, a label-defying auteur and "escape artist" if there ever was one. This collection serves as an introduction and a guide to Borowczyk's ...

ISBN: 9781782387022

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Brian De Palma's Split-Screen

A Life in Film

by Douglas Keesey

<p>Over the last five decades, the films of director Brian De Palma (b. 1940) have been among the biggest successes (*The Untouchables, Mission: Impossible*) and the most high-profile failures (*The Bonfire of the Vanities*) in Hollywood ...

ISBN: 9781628466980

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Brian De Palma's Split-Screen: A Life in Film

by Keesey, Douglas

<p>A biographical approach to the films of a controversial and provocative director</p> ...

ISBN: 9781628467017

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Buccaneer

James Stuart Blackton and the Birth of American Movies

by Donald Dewey

<span><span>A man of many film firsts, James Stuart Blackton promoted motion pictures as a mass commercial medium by creating the first true movie studio, adopting the star system, pioneering film animation, and publishing </span><span ...

ISBN: 9781442242593

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Charles Urban: Pioneering the Non-Fiction Film in Britain and America, 1897 - 1925

by McKernan, Luke

<p><p><BR>Based on original research from Charles Urban&rsquo;s own papers, this is the first biography of this influential film maker and innovator. It is also a historical study of the development of the non-fiction film in Britain and America

ISBN: 9780859899062

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Conversations with Gus Van Sant

by Mario Falsetto

<span><span>One of the most talented and imaginative artists of independent cinema, Gus Van Sant established himself with a number of important movies of the late 1980s and early 1990s. Beginning with </span><span style="font-style:italic;">Mala

ISBN: 9781442247673

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Crab Monsters, Teenage Cavemen, and Candy Stripe Nurses

Roger Corman: King of the B Movie

by Chris Nashawaty

<p> </p> <p>C*rab Monsters, Teenage Cavemen, and Candy Stripe Nurses* is an outrageously rollicking account of the life and career of Roger Corman one of the most prolific and successful independent producers, directors, and writers of all ...

ISBN: 9781613129814

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Danny Boyle

Authorised Edition

by Amy Raphael

<p>In this revelatory career-length biography, produced through many hours of interviews with Danny Boyle, he talks frankly about the secrets behind the opening ceremony of the London Olympic Games as well as the struggles, joys and incredible ...

ISBN: 9780571301874

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David Lean

by Melanie Williams

<p>'A rule of mine is this', said William Goldman in 1983, 'there are always three hot directors and one of them is always David Lean.' One of the best known and most admired of British film makers, David Lean had a directorial career that ...

ISBN: 9781526110848

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de Toth on de Toth

by Anthony Slide

This book provides a fascinating survey of the career of one of Hollywood's great mavericks. In his memoir <b>Fragments</b>, Andre de Toth took his readers on a roller coaster ride through his life. He gave scant mention to his film work. In ...

ISBN: 9780571261338

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Everything Is Cinema

The Working Life of Jean-Luc Godard

by Richard Brody

<p><strong>A landmark biography explores the crucial resonances among the life, work, and times of one of the most influential filmmakers of our age</strong> </p> <p>When Jean-Luc Godard wed the ideals of filmmaking to the realities of ...

ISBN: 9781429924313

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