Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 January 2012

144 Pages | 15 black & white illustration

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719086922

Bookseller Code (06)



Writings on cinema

First Edition

Sam Rohdie

Published by Manchester University Press

Cinema Aesthetics MUP

  • A penetrating and illuminating series of essays that looks at some of the most distinctive directors in world cinema
  • He moves from the very well known - Hitchcock, Truffaut, Visconti, Welles - to those that he feels need more attention - Painlevé, Vigo and Franju
  • Intersections is a remarkable book of film criticism, distilled from 30 years of writing about cinema, and about specific films, and how they can intersect
  • Original points of reference and cross-reference to film-makers and visual artists, particularly within modernism

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