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ISBN: 9781444338539 - A Companion to Jean Renoir
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A Companion to Jean Renoir

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Alastair Phillips, Ginette Vincendeau

ISBN: 9781444338539
Format: Hardback
Publisher:John Wiley and Sons Ltd
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Francois Truffaut called him, simply, the best . Jean Renoir is a towering figure in world cinema and fullyjustifies this monumental survey that includes contributions fromleading international film scholars and comprehensively analyzesRenoir s life and career from numerous criticalperspectives.

 

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Francois Truffaut called him, simply, the best .Jean Renoir is a towering figure in world cinema and fullyjustifies this monumental survey that includes contributions fromleading international film scholars and comprehensively analyzesRenoir s life and career from numerous criticalperspectives. * New and original research by the world s leading Englishand French language Renoir scholars explores stylistic, culturaland ideological aspects of Renoir s films as well as keybiographical 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 essentialworks * Provides an international perspective on this keyauteur s enduring significance in world film history