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Author Kawin, Bruce F., 1945-

Title Selected film essays and interviews / Bruce F. Kawin ; foreword by Howie Movshovitz
Published London : Anthem Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xiv, 215 pages) : illustrations
Series New perspectives on world cinema
New perspectives on world cinema.
Contents pt. 1. Violence and politics -- Me Tarzan, you junk -- The whole world is watching -- Violent genres -- Wild blueberry muffins -- pt. 2. Horror and science fiction -- The mummy's pool -- Time and stasis in La Jetée -- Carnival of souls -- pt. 3. Reviews -- Welcome to L.A. -- The fury -- Piranha -- The elephant man -- pt. 4. Interviews -- Interviews -- Lillian Gish -- Howard Hawks -- pt. 5. Literature and narration -- The montage element in Faulkner's fiction -- Horton Foote -- An outline of film voices -- Dorothy's dream: mindscreen in The wizard of Oz -- pt. 6. Getting it right -- Creative remembering and other perils of film study -- Late show on the telescreen: film studies and the bottom line -- Video frame enlargements -- Three endings
Summary A collection of Bruce F. Kawin's most engaging and important essays on film, accompanied by his interviews with Lillian Gish and Howard Hawks
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Gish, Lillian, 1893-1993 -- Interviews.
Hawks, Howard, 1896-1977 -- Interviews.
Motion pictures -- Reviews.
Motion pictures.
Genre/Form Interviews.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0857283111 (electronic bk.)
085728312X (electronic bk.)
9780857283115 (electronic bk.)
9780857283122 (electronic bk.)
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