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Smoke & Blue in the face : two films

Author: Paul Auster
Publisher: New York : Hyperion, ©1995.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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"Smoke ... tells the story of a novelist, a cigar store manager, and a black teenager who unexpectedly cross paths and end up changing each other's lives in indelible ways. ... explores how these three unconnected souls are able to discover their common humanity. Set against the background of contemporary Brooklyn, it directly inspired ... Blue in the Face, a largely improvised comedy ..."--Back cover.
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Genre/Form: Screenplays
Drama
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Auster, Paul, 1947-
Smoke & Blue in the face.
New York : Hyperion, ©1995
(OCoLC)624299086
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paul Auster
ISBN: 0786880988 9780786880980
OCLC Number: 32051200
Notes: "Miramax books."
Description: viii, 290 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: [Pt. 1.] Smoke --
The making of Smoke : interview with Annette Insdorf --
Smoke (screenplay) --
Auggie Wren's Christmas story --
[pt. 2.] Blue in the face --
Introduction : "This is Brooklyn. we don't go by numbers" --
Notes for the actors : July and October 1994 --
(Scenes and commentaries) --
Blue in the face (transcript).
Other Titles: Blue in the face.
Smoke
Smoke and Blue in the face
Smoke (Motion picture)
Blue in the face (Motion picture)
Responsibility: by Paul Auster ; with a preface by Wayne Wang.
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"Smoke ... tells the story of a novelist, a cigar store manager, and a black teenager who unexpectedly cross paths and end up changing each other's lives in indelible ways. ... explores how these three unconnected souls are able to discover their common humanity. Set against the background of contemporary Brooklyn, it directly inspired ... Blue in the Face, a largely improvised comedy ..."--Back cover.

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