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Cinema at the margins / Wheeler Winston Dixon. [electronic resource]

Author/Creator:
Dixon, Wheeler W., 1950- author.
Publication:
London : Anthem Press, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xvii, 220 pages) : digital, PDF file(s).
Series:
New perspectives on world cinema.
New perspectives on world cinema
New Perspectives on World Cinema
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Subjects:
Motion pictures -- History.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
'Cinema at the Margins' is a collection that aims to highlight some of the lesser-known films and filmmakers of the past that are being marginalized and forgotten in today's reductive popular memory of movie history.
Contents:
Part 1. Genre
The future catches up with the past: Peter Bogdanovich's targets
Surrealism and sudden death in the films of Lucio Fulci
Flash Gordon and the 1930s and 40s science fiction serial
Just the facts, man: the complicated genesis of television's Dragnet
The disquieting aura of Fabián Bielinsky
Part 2. History
Fast worker: the films of Sam Newfield
The power of resistance: Les Dames du Bois de Boulogne
Beyond characterization: performance in 1960s
Experimental cinema
Vanishing point: the last days of film
Part 3. Interviews
"Let the sleepers sleep and the haters hate": an interview with Dale "Rage" Resteghini
Margin call: an interview with J.C. Chandor
"All my films are personal": an interview with Pat Jackson
Working within the system: an interview with Gerry O'Hara
Andrew V. McLaglen: last of the Hollywood professionals
Pop star, director, actor: an interview with Michael Sarne.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
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ISBN:
1-78308-016-7
1-78308-026-4
1-78308-027-2
0-85728-195-X
OCLC:
867926413