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Author Pramaggiore, Maria, 1960- author.

Title Making time in Stanley Kubrick's Barry Lyndon : art, history and empire / Maria Pramaggiore
Published New York, NY : Bloomsbury Academic, 2015


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Contents Introduction -- Barry Lyndon and aesthetic time -- Adapting Barry Lyndon: a tale of two auteurs -- Paternal crisis, or history as succession -- Transnational topographies: Barry Lyndon as Irish odyssey -- The rhythm and the rest: painting, cinema, stillness -- Untimely cinema: Barry Lyndon and the 1970s
Summary Considered by critics to be Stanley Kubrick's masterpiece, Barry Lyndon has suffered from scholarly and popular neglect. Maria Pramaggiore argues that one key reason that this film remains unappreciated, even by Kubrick aficionados, is that its transnational and intermedial contexts have not been fully explored. Taking a novel approach, she looks at the film from a transnational perspective -- as a foreign production shot in Ireland and an adaptation of a British novel by an American director about an Irish subject. Pramaggiore argues that, in Barry Lyndon, Kubrick develops his richest philoso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863. Barry Lyndon.
Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863 -- Film adaptations
Thackeray, William Makepeace, 1811-1863
SUBJECT Barry Lyndon (Motion picture)
Barry Lyndon (Motion picture) fast
Barry Lyndon (Thackeray, William Makepeace) fast
Subject Historical films -- History and criticism
Historical films
Motion pictures
Ireland -- In motion pictures.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Film adaptations
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781441147417