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The cinema of Michael Winterbottom [electronic resource] / Deborah Allison.

Author/Creator:
Allison, Deborah, 1973-
Publication:
Lanham : Lexington Books, 2013.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (238 p.)
Series:
Genre Film Auteurs
Genre film auteurs
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Subjects:
Winterbottom, Michael -- Criticism and interpretation.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The Cinema of Michael Winterbottom, by Deborah Allison, examines eight films by the contemporary British director Michael Winterbottom. This study explores the ways his inflection of established genre traditions partake in a personal, idiosyncratic style of film-making. Across a career encompassing both mainstream and art house cinema, the potency and integrity of his authorship unites films as generically diverse as the road film Butterfly Kiss, western drama Contents:
Introduction
Butterfly kiss: the road movie
Jude: the heritage film
Welcome to Sarajevo: war cinema
Wonderland: social realist drama
The claim: the western
Code 46: science fiction
The road to Guantanamo: docudrama
The killer inside me: neo-noir
Conclusion.
Notes:
Description based upon print version of record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Includes filmography.
ISBN:
0-7391-2586-9
1-299-15693-2
OCLC:
845250044