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Sarris, Andrew

Overview
Works: 71 works in 224 publications in 3 languages and 9,750 library holdings
Genres: Reviews  Biography‡vDictionaries  History  Interviews  Drama  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Biography  Fiction  Dictionaries 
Roles: Compiler, Editor, Author of introduction, Honoree
Classifications: PN1995, 791.4302330922
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Andrew Sarris, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Andrew Sarris
The American cinema; directors and directions, 1929-1968 by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
28 editions published between 1968 and 1996 in English and held by 1,471 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A guide to the work of 200 film directors and over 6000 films by "the leading American proponent [of the auteur theory]." Includes the essays "Toward a Theory of Film History" and "The Auteur Theory Revisited."--Back cover
Politics and cinema by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
6 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 1,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Confessions of a cultist: on the cinema, 1955-1969 by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
7 editions published between 1970 and 1971 in English and held by 897 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
You ain't heard nothin' yet : the American talking film : history & memory, 1927-1949 by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
11 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 890 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
And in perhaps the most interesting and original section, we are treated to an informative look at film genres - the musical, the screwball comedy, the horror picture, the gangster film, and the western
The primal screen; essays on film and related subjects by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
8 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with film directors by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
26 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 784 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Interviews with 40 of the central figures of modern filmmaking, with discussions of their own work and film as an art form
The John Ford movie mystery by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
12 editions published between 1975 and 1976 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Divorzio all'italiana ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in Italian and held by 639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A married man who has fallen in love with a younger woman hatches an elaborate scheme to kill his wife
The films of Josef von Sternberg by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
8 editions published in 1966 in English and held by 565 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The St. James film directors encyclopedia ( Book )
7 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 346 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Distinguished critic Andrew Sarris selects more than 200 of the most gifted film directors of our day, presenting an intimate view of their lives and work. Thoughtfully written essays discuss their techniques, themes, ideologies, influences and more. Sarris strikes a balance between contemporary, up-and-coming and legendary filmmakers worldwide. Filmographies for each director cover not only films directed, but also contributions in such capacities as acting, cinematography and screenwriting. More than 200 photographic portraits of the directors or shots from their films accompany the entries
Hollywood voices; interviews with film directors by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
14 editions published between 1967 and 1972 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The film by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
4 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 272 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Citizen Sarris, American film critic : essays in honor of Andrew Sarris ( Book )
4 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 216 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Jack Smith and the destruction of Atlantis ( Visual )
2 editions published between 2008 and 2010 in English and held by 155 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of interviews and clips by and about the revolutionary American artist Jack Smith. Filmmaker, actor, and pioneer of underground cinema, he is generally acclaimed as a founding father of American Performance Art, and has been critically recognized as a master photographer. The film also delves into Smith's tenuous relationship with Andy Warhol -- who adopted Smith's ideas in his own work. Pays homage to New York's ultimate anti-hero and the original King of the Underground
Luci del varietà by Federico Fellini ( Visual )
2 editions published between 1998 and 2000 in Italian and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A newly restored print of Fellini's directorial debut. The film features the director's wife and frequent collaborator, Giulietta Masina, and it introduces Fellini's affection for carnivalesque characters and the variety show, both of which influenced much of his later work. The movie features the onstage and backstage antics of a provincial troupe of lovably inept vaudeville performers travelling laboriously from one small town to another for little pay and ever-uncertain receptions
The Programmer's guide to the Classic collection : a joint distribution venture of Janus Films and Films Incorporated ( Book )
1 edition published in 1984 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The metaphysics of Buster Keaton ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Film critic Andrew Sarris explores the artistry of Buster Keaton, both as an actor and as a film-maker, and discusses the preservation of Keaton's work with film historian Raymond Rohauer
Entrevistas con directores de cine by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
8 editions published between 1969 and 1975 in Spanish and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
El cine norteamericano; directores y direcciones, 1929-1968 by Andrew Sarris ( Book )
3 editions published in 1970 in Spanish and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Movies and morals by Todd Brennan ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1972 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Presents interviews with Andrew Sarris and three other film critics examining the effect of movies on the collective American psyche and the debate over what makes a film moral or immoral
 
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Alternative Names
Sarris, Andrew X.
Sarris, Andy.
Sarris, Andy, 1928-2012
Languages
English (159)
Spanish (11)
Italian (3)
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