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Fifty Contemporary Film Directors [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9780415497664Series: Routledge Key GuidesPublication details: Hoboken : Taylor & Francis, 2010.Edition: 2nd edISBN:
  • 9780203844342
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Fifty Contemporary Film DirectorsDDC classification:
  • 791.43023/30922 791.4302330922
LOC classification:
  • PN1998.2 .F53 2010
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Contents:
BOOK COVER; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; ALPHABETICAL LIST OF CONTENTS; CONTRIBUTORS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; NOTES ON THE TEXT; INTRODUCTION: Authorship in contemporary film culture and criticism; PEDRO ALMODÓVAR; WES ANDERSON; AOYAMA SHINJI; GREGG ARAKI; LUC BESSON; KATHRYN BIGELOW; CHARLES BURNETT; TIM BURTON; JAMES CAMERON; JANE CAMPION; GURINDER CHADHA; JACKIE CHAN; THE COEN BROTHERS; SOFIA COPPOLA; DAVID CRONENBERG; JULIE DASH; GUILLERMO DEL TORO; ATOM EGOYAN; DAVID FINCHER; HAL HARTLEY; TODD HAYNES; PETER JACKSON; JIM JARMUSCH; NEIL JORDAN; AKI KAURISMÄKI; ABBAS KIAROSTAMI; ANG LEE; SPIKE LEE
DAVID LYNCHMICHAEL MANN; SHANE MEADOWS; HAYAO MIYAZAKI; MICHAEL MOORE; MIRA NAIR; FRANÇOIS OZON; PARK CHAN-WOOK; SALLY POTTER; JOHN SAYLES; MARTIN SCORSESE; STEVEN SODERBERGH; TODD SOLONDZ; STEVEN SPIELBERG; OLIVER STONE; QUENTIN TARANTINO; LARS VON TRIER; GUS VAN SANT; WONG KAR-WAI; JOHN WOO; ZHANG YIMOU; ZHANG YUAN; INDEX;
Summary: "Fifty Contemporary Film Directors" examines the work of some of today's most popular and influential cinematic figures. It provides an accessible overview of each director's contribution to cinema, incorporating a discussion of their career, major works and impact. Revised throughout and with twelve new entries, this second edition is an up-to-date introduction to some of the most prominent film makers of the present day. The directors, from differing backgrounds and working across a range of genres, include: Martin Scorsese; Steven Spielberg; Sofia Coppola; Julie Dash; Shane Meadow
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BOOK COVER; TITLE; COPYRIGHT; CONTENTS; ALPHABETICAL LIST OF CONTENTS; CONTRIBUTORS; ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS; NOTES ON THE TEXT; INTRODUCTION: Authorship in contemporary film culture and criticism; PEDRO ALMODÓVAR; WES ANDERSON; AOYAMA SHINJI; GREGG ARAKI; LUC BESSON; KATHRYN BIGELOW; CHARLES BURNETT; TIM BURTON; JAMES CAMERON; JANE CAMPION; GURINDER CHADHA; JACKIE CHAN; THE COEN BROTHERS; SOFIA COPPOLA; DAVID CRONENBERG; JULIE DASH; GUILLERMO DEL TORO; ATOM EGOYAN; DAVID FINCHER; HAL HARTLEY; TODD HAYNES; PETER JACKSON; JIM JARMUSCH; NEIL JORDAN; AKI KAURISMÄKI; ABBAS KIAROSTAMI; ANG LEE; SPIKE LEE

DAVID LYNCHMICHAEL MANN; SHANE MEADOWS; HAYAO MIYAZAKI; MICHAEL MOORE; MIRA NAIR; FRANÇOIS OZON; PARK CHAN-WOOK; SALLY POTTER; JOHN SAYLES; MARTIN SCORSESE; STEVEN SODERBERGH; TODD SOLONDZ; STEVEN SPIELBERG; OLIVER STONE; QUENTIN TARANTINO; LARS VON TRIER; GUS VAN SANT; WONG KAR-WAI; JOHN WOO; ZHANG YIMOU; ZHANG YUAN; INDEX;

"Fifty Contemporary Film Directors" examines the work of some of today's most popular and influential cinematic figures. It provides an accessible overview of each director's contribution to cinema, incorporating a discussion of their career, major works and impact. Revised throughout and with twelve new entries, this second edition is an up-to-date introduction to some of the most prominent film makers of the present day. The directors, from differing backgrounds and working across a range of genres, include: Martin Scorsese; Steven Spielberg; Sofia Coppola; Julie Dash; Shane Meadow