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An Unusual Life
An Unusual Life
By Independently published
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ean: 9781718033016, isbn: 171803301X,

Autobiography - Underwater filmmaker, professional diver, pilot, soldier, conservationist and writer, Krov Menuhin has pursued a life of adventure, exploring the earth's extremities and, he says, "experiencing the oceans and the atmosphere first-hand...


HAMMER!: Making Movies Out of Sex and Life
HAMMER!: Making Movies Out of Sex and Life
By Brand: The Feminist Press at CUNY
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ean: 9781558616127, isbn: 1558616128,

4.1 out of 5 stars with 16 reviews
“What an amazingly inspirational book, filled with powerful stories and beautiful images. I truly love and recommend it. Thank you, Barbara Hammer!”—Sadie Benning, artist “Barbara Hammer’s genius is an erotic genius, one rich in intuitive i...


The Principles of Movement
The Principles of Movement
By Oberon Books
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ean: 9781783191093, isbn: 1783191090,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
From the writings of Keith Bain, Australia’s legendary teacher of Movement, Michael Campbell has collated a step-by-step guide to Movement for students and teachers. In simple terms he reveals the secrets of self-knowledge that can unlock the poten...


Guillermo del Toro: Film as Alchemic Art
Guillermo del Toro: Film as Alchemic Art
By Bloomsbury Academic
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781501308611, isbn: 1501308610,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
A critical exploration of one of the most exciting, original and influential figures to emerge in contemporary film, Guillermo del Toro: Film as Alchemic Art is a major contribution to the analysis of Guillermo del Toro's cinematic output. It offers ...


Room to Dream
Room to Dream
By Random House Audio
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ean: 9780525526940, isbn: 0525526943,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
An unprecedented look into the personal and creative life of the visionary auteur David Lynch, through his own words and those of his closest colleagues, friends, and family — adapted by David Lynch from the print book especially for this audio pr...


Agnes Varda: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers Series)
Agnes Varda: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers Series)
By University Press of Mississippi
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mpn: black & white illustrations, ean: 9781496802491, isbn: 1496802497,

4.3 out of 5 stars with 31 reviews
Over nearly sixty years, Agnès Varda (b. 1928) has given interviews that are revealing not only of her work, but of her remarkably ambiguous status. She has been called the "Mother of the New Wave" but suffered for many years for never having been c...


Godard On Godard (A Da Capo paperback)
Godard On Godard (A Da Capo paperback)
By Da Capo
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mpn: 9780306802591, ean: 9780306802591, isbn: 0306802597,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 17 reviews
Jean-Luc Godard, like many of his European contemporaries, came to filmmaking through film criticism. This collection of essays and interviews, ranging from his early efforts for La Gazette du Cinéma to his later writings for Cahiers du Cinéma, ref...


Breathless: Jean-Luc Godard, Director (Rutgers Films in Print series)
Breathless: Jean-Luc Godard, Director (Rutgers Films in Print series)
By Brand: Rutgers University Press
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ean: 9780813512532, isbn: 0813512530,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 48 reviews
Breathless, a low-budget film, came to be regarded as one of the major accomplishments of the French New Wave cinema of the early sixties. It had a tremendous influence on French filmmakers and on world cinema in general. Beyond its significance in f...


Woody Allen: A Retrospective
Woody Allen: A Retrospective
By Abrams
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ean: 9781419717949, isbn: 1419717944,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
Woody Allen: A Retrospective is the first complete, film-by-film overview of Woody Allen's entire career, up to and including the 2015 release of Irrational Man. In this illustrated biography, renowned movie critic Tom Shone traces Allen’s entire ...


Stanley Kubrick and Me: Thirty Years at His Side
Stanley Kubrick and Me: Thirty Years at His Side
By Arcade Publishing
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4.2 out of 5 stars with 10 reviews
This intimate portrait by his former personal assistant and confidante reveals the man behind the legendary filmmaker—for the first time. Stanley Kubrick, the director of a string of timeless movies from Lolita and Dr. Strangelove to A Clockwork O...


Film Noir, The Directors
Film Noir, The Directors
By Limelight
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ean: 9780879103941, isbn: 0879103949,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 34 reviews
(Limelight). Noted film noir historians Alain Silver and James Ursini, acting as editors, concentrate in this work on the thirty key directors of the classic noir period. These include well-known luminaries, such as Orson Welles, Billy Wilder, Nichol...


Kurosawa's Rashomon: A Vanished City, a Lost Brother, and the Voice Inside His Iconic Films
Kurosawa's Rashomon: A Vanished City, a Lost Brother, and the Voice Inside His Iconic Films
By Pegasus Books
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ean: 9781681775630, isbn: 1681775638,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
A groundbreaking investigation into the early life of the iconic Akira Kurosawa in connection to his most famous film―taking us deeper into Kurosawa and his world.Although he is a filmmaker of international renown, Kurosawa and the story of his for...


Ten Arab Filmmakers: Political Dissent and Social Critique
Ten Arab Filmmakers: Political Dissent and Social Critique
By Indiana University Press
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ean: 9780253016522, isbn: 0253016525,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 32 reviews
Ten Arab Filmmakers provides an up-to-date overview of the best of Arab cinema, offering studies of leading directors and in-depth analyses of their most important films. The filmmakers profiled here represent principal national cinemas of the Arab w...


The Films of Wes Anderson: Critical Essays on an Indiewood Icon
The Films of Wes Anderson: Critical Essays on an Indiewood Icon
By Palgrave Macmillan
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ean: 9781349486922, isbn: 1349486922,

4.4 out of 5 stars with 12 reviews
Wes Anderson's films can be divisive, but he is widely recognized as the inspiration for several recent trends in indie films. Using both practical and theoretical lenses, the contributors address and explain the recurring stylistic techniques, moti...


Movement, Action, Image, Montage: Sergei Eisenstein and the Cinema in Crisis
Movement, Action, Image, Montage: Sergei Eisenstein and the Cinema in Crisis
By Univ Of Minnesota Press
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ean: 9781517903206, isbn: 1517903203,

4.7 out of 5 stars with 54 reviews
A major new study of Sergei Eisenstein delivers fresh, in-depth analyses of the iconic filmmaker’s body of work What can we still learn from Sergei Eisenstein? Long valorized as the essential filmmaker of the Russian Revolution and celebrated for h...


You Couldn't Ignore Me If You Tried: The Brat Pack, John Hughes, and Their Impact on a Generation
You Couldn't Ignore Me If You Tried: The Brat Pack, John Hughes, and Their Impact on a Generation
By Three Rivers Press NY
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ean: 9780307716606, isbn: 0307716600,

4.0 out of 5 stars with 9 reviews
You can quote lines from Sixteen Candles (“Last night at the dancemy little brother paid a buck to see your underwear”), your iPod playlist includes more than one song by the Psychedelic Furs and Simple Minds, you watch The Breakfast Club every t...


Joss Whedon and Race: Critical Essays
Joss Whedon and Race: Critical Essays
By McFarland
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ean: 9780786470105, isbn: 0786470100,

Joss Whedon is known for exploring philosophical questions through socially progressive narratives in his films, television shows and comics. His work critiques racial stereotypes, sometimes repudiating them, sometimes reinvesting in them (sometimes ...


Errol Morris: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers Series)
Errol Morris: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers Series)
By University Press of Mississippi
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ean: 9781604733730, isbn: 160473373X,

Errol Morris: Interviews is an irreverent and humorous collection of conversations with the acclaimed documentary filmmaker. Morris (b. 1948) has created some of America's most innovative, lasting cinematic works. Generations of filmmakers, scholars,...


My Last Sigh: The Autobiography of Luis Bunuel
My Last Sigh: The Autobiography of Luis Bunuel
By Vintage Books
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ean: 9780345803702, isbn: 9780345803702,

4.6 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
A provocative memoir from Luis Buñuel, the Academy Award winning creator of some of modern cinema's most important films, from Un Chien Andalou to The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie.Luis Buñuel’s films have the power to shock, inspire, and rei...


The Art of the Wind Rises
The Art of the Wind Rises
By Viz Media
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ean: 9781421571751, isbn: 1421571757,

4.8 out of 5 stars with 42 reviews
The latest in the perennially popular line of Studio Ghibli artbooks, which includes interviews, concept sketches, and finished animation cels from classics such as Spirited Away and My Neighbor Totoro. The Wind Rises is Miyazaki’s love letter to t...



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