Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 September 2018

192 Pages | 20 black and white

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474426299

Bookseller Code (06)

Cracking Gilles Deleuze's Crystal

Narrative Space-time in the Films of Jean Renoir

Barry Nevin

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Examines the complex relationship between Deleuze's film philosophy and spatial thought with clarity
  • Clearly theorises key concepts including time and space
  • Analyses films from each phase of Renoir's career including his silent work, his politically engaged features of the 1930s, his Hollywood films and his post-war costume-dramas
  • Investigates Renoir's key settings, political engagement and evolutions in his narrative style