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Truffaut on Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 404
Authors: Anne Gillain
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-03-06 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Between 1959 and 1984, French film director François Truffaut was interviewed over three hundred times. Each interview offers critical insight into the genesis of Truffaut’s films as he shares the sources of his inspiration, the choice of his themes, and the development of his screenplays. In addition, Truffaut discusses his
Hitchcock
Language: en
Pages: 368
Authors: Francois Truffaut
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-01-31 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

Based on the famous series of dialogues between Francois Truffaut and Alfred Hitchcock from the 1960s, the book moves chronologically through Hitchcock's films to discuss his career, techniques, and effects he achieved. It changed the way Hitchcock was perceived, as a popular director of suspense films - such as Psycho
Early Film Criticism of Francois Truffaut
Language: en
Pages: 178
Authors: Wheeler Winston Dixon
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-02-22 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Before turning to filmmaking, Francois Truffaut was a film critic writing for Cahiers du Cinema during the 1950s. The Early film Criticism of Francois Truffaut makes available, for the first time in English, articles that originally appeared in French journals such as Cahiers du Cinema and Arts. Truffaut discusses films
The Films In My Life
Language: en
Pages: 358
Authors: François Truffaut
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994-08-22 - Publisher: Da Capo Press

François Truffaut (1932-1984), perhaps the most respected member of the New Wave group of French moviemakers, left a legacy of beloved and influential films that include The 400 Blows, Jules and Jim, Stolen Kisses, Day for Night, and The Story of Adele H. Equally fascinating is the very large body
A Companion to François Truffaut
Language: en
Pages: 640
Authors: Dudley Andrew, Anne Gillain
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-02-11 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The 34 essays of this collection by leading internationalscholars reassess Truffaut's impact on cinema as they locate theunique quality of his thematic obsessions and his remarkablenarrative techniques. Almost 30 years after his death, we arepresented with strikingly original perspectives on his background,influences, and importance.Bridges a gap in film scholarship with