Alastair Phillips,Ginette Vincendeau's A Companion to Jean Renoir (Wiley Blackwell Companions to PDF

By Alastair Phillips,Ginette Vincendeau

ISBN-10: 1444338536

ISBN-13: 9781444338539

François Truffaut referred to as him, easily, ‘the best’. Jean Renoir is a towering determine in global cinema and entirely justifies this enormous survey that comes with contributions from major overseas movie students and comprehensively analyzes Renoir’s lifestyles and profession from quite a few serious perspectives.

  • New and unique examine by way of the world’s top English and French language Renoir students explores stylistic, cultural and ideological points of Renoir’s movies in addition to key biographical periods
  • Thematic constitution admits quite a number serious methodologies, from textual research to archival examine, cultural experiences, gender-based and philosophical approaches
  • Features specified research of Renoir’s crucial works
  • Provides a global standpoint in this key auteur’s enduring value in international movie history

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