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Georges Méliès : the birth of the auteur

Author: Elizabeth Ezra
Publisher: Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin's Press, ©2000.
Series: French film directors.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Elizabeth Ezra studies Georges Melies, who directed, edited, produced, designed and starred in over 500 films between 1896 and 1912. She explodes myths about Melies' role in film history and locates the roots of modern narrative cinema in his work.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Ezra, Elizabeth, 1965-
Georges Méliès.
Manchester ; New York : Manchester University Press : Distributed exclusively in the USA by St. Martin's Press, c2000
(OCoLC)606294800
Named Person: Georges Méliès; Georges Méliès; Georges Méliès; Georges Méliès; Georges Méliès
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elizabeth Ezra
ISBN: 0719053951 9780719053955 071905396X 9780719053962
OCLC Number: 44645141
Description: viii, 166 p. : ill. ; 20 cm.
Contents: Méliès does tricks --
Fantastic realism --
The amazing flying woman --
Imaginary voyages --
Conclusion.
Series Title: French film directors.
Responsibility: Elizabeth Ezra.

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A study of Georges Melies, who directed, edited, produced, designed and starred in over 500 films between 1896 and 1912. Elizabeth Ezra explodes several myths about Melies's role in film history and  Read more...

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"By demonstrating the richness and coherence of this auteur's works, Ezra proves that even 'primitive' films can be illuminated by sensibly applied contemporary theory. This critical explication Read more...

 
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