Journals Higher Education



Published: 28 July 2005

304 Pages | 12 Illustrations, black & white

8.5 x 5.4 inches

ISBN: 9780719067594

Bookseller Code (06)


Jean-Luc Godard

Douglas Morrey

Published by Manchester University Press

French Film Directors MUP

  • This is the first book to address the whole of Godard's career
  • It also covers more films in detail than its competitors
  • Places Godard's work in its cultural and political context in France, and shows how Godard's career has accompanied and anticipated developments in continental philosophy Argues that Godard can be considered as a philosopher who works in the medium of film rather than language
  • The argument is illustrated throughout by passages of close analysis, making the book useful to students actively engaged in the study of Godard's films
  • Designed to be accessible to students - all cultural theories and philosophical concepts are clearly introduced, and jargon is avoided wherever possible

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