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The films of Louis Malle : a critical analysis

Author: Nathan Southern; Jacques Weissgerber
Publisher: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"This is the first book-length critical study of Louis Malle's entire oeuvre, covering Le Monde du silence (The Silent World, 1956) through Vanya on 42nd Street (1994). Each motion picture is examined as an individualistic exploration of its own subjects and themes, with form and style relative to content. Also explored are the darker side of Malle's films and the director's need to challenge his audiences  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Southern, Nathan, 1978-
Films of Louis Malle.
Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., ©2006
(OCoLC)607665123
Named Person: Louis Malle; Malle, Louis <1932-1995> - Critique et interprétation.; Louis Malle; Louis Malle; Louis Malle; Louis Malle
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nathan Southern; Jacques Weissgerber
ISBN: 0786423005 9780786423002
OCLC Number: 61229773
Description: x, 411 pages ; 27 cm
Contents: Le Monde du silence (The Silent World)-1956 --
Ascenseur pour l'echafaud (Elevator to the Gallows)-1957 --
Les Amants (The Lovers)-1958 --
Zazie dans le metro (Zazie in the Subway)-1960 --
Vie privee (A Very Private Affair)-1961 --
Le Feu follet (The Fire Within)-1963 --
Viva Maria-1965 --
Le Voleur (The Thief of Paris)-1967 --
Calcutta and Phantom India (L'lnde fanteme)-1968-1969 --
Le Souffle au coeur (Murmur of the Heart)-1971 --
Humain, trop humain / Place de la Republique-1972 --
Lacombe, Lucien-1974 --
Black Moon-1975 --
Pretty Baby (La Petite)-1978 --
Atlantic City-1980 --
My Dinner with Andre-1981 --
Crackers-1984 --
Alamo Bay-1985 --
God's Country (Le Pays de dieu)-1985 / And the Pursuit of Happiness (La Poursuite du Bonheur)-1986 --
Au revoir les enfants (Goodbye, Children)-1987 --
Milou en mai (May Fools)-1990 --
Damage (Fatale)-1992 --
Vanya on 42nd Street-1994 --
Vive le tour (Twist encore)-1962 / Bons Baisers de Bangkok --
(Love and Kisses from Bangkok)-1964 / "William Wilson" --
(From Histoires extraordinaires)-1969 --
Brief Encounters: Three Malle Shorts --
Lost Horizons-Selected Unfinished Malle Projects, 1949-1994 / Stephanie Gregoire.
Responsibility: Nathan Southern with Jacques Weissgerber ; research assistance by Heather McBrier ; foreword by Jean-Claude Carrière.
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A critical study of Malle's entire oeuvre. In this book, his work is approached non-theoretically on a film-by-film basis, with each motion picture examined as an individualistic, self-referential  Read more...

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