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Kubrick's cinema odyssey

Author: Michel Chion
Publisher: London : BFI Pub., 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Stanley Kubrick's 2001: A Space Odyssey is one of the most ambitious films ever made, an epic of space exploration that takes in the whole history of humanity (as well as speculation about its future). Haunting and enigmatic, the film contains myriad images that seem to defy explanation. In this multi-layered study, acclaimed critic and theorist of film sound Michel Chion offers some keys to understanding  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Chion, Michel, 1947-
Kubrick's cinema odyssey.
London : BFI Pub., 2001
(OCoLC)606597158
Named Person: Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick; Stanley Kubrick
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Chion
ISBN: 0851708404 9780851708409 0851708390 9780851708393
OCLC Number: 45991754
Description: vi, 194 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: The Genesis of 2001 --
Historical Context: the Space Race and the Cold War --
Cultural Context: Pop and Psychedelic Culture in the 60s --
Cinematic Context --
Kubrick's Career --
Structure --
Style --
Towards the Absolute Film --
Commutation --
The Said and the Shown --
Interpretations of a Monolith --
Epilogue: a Room too Large --
Science-fiction Cinema after 2001 --
2001 and Eyes Wide Shut: Last Odyssey to Manhattan --
2001: Breakdown by Scenes --
French Press Release.
Responsibility: Michel Chion ; translated by Claudia Gorbman.

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'Animals who know they will die, beings lost on earth, forever caught between two species, not animal enough, not cerebral enough.' In a supplementary chapter Chion argues that Kubrick's last film,  Read more...

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