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Published: 01 March 2013

288 Pages | 47 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199862177

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Vital Crises in Italian Cinema

Iconography, Stylistics, Politics

P. Adams Sitney

  • Presents a highly readable survey of the seminal works in Italian cinema
  • Demonstrates the cultural, political, and historical factors that influenced Italian film
  • Includes over forty illustrations from films by Pasolini, De Sica, Antonioni, and Fellini
  • Updated with a new epilogue that extends the study's range into the 1970s