skip to content
Tim Burton Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

Tim Burton

Author: Aurélien Ferenczi; Trista Selous
Publisher: Paris : Cahiers du cinéma Sarl, ©2010.
Series: Collection Grands cinéastes (Paris, France).
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Rev. English edView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
"Tim Burton (USA, b. 1958) is the youngest of Hollywood's most successful directors. He has the knack of making films with a very broad appeal, taking the silliness out of the representation of children, while remaining in touch with the child within himself and his audiences. Burton emerged as a director and storyteller after working as an animator for Disney. His meeting with Johnny Depp enabled him to give  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Tim Burton; Tim Burton; Tim Burton
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Aurélien Ferenczi; Trista Selous
ISBN: 9782866425685 2866425685
OCLC Number: 606770110
Notes: Originally published in French as Tim Burton, ©2007, Cahiers du cinéma Sarl.
Description: 103 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 24 cm.
Contents: From drawing to directing : Pee-Wee's big adventure, Beetlejuice --
The taming of a super-hero : Batman, Edward Scissorhands --
Hitting the heights : The nightmare before Christmas, Corpse bride, Ed Wood --
Managing success : from Mars attacks! to Alice in Wonderland --
Chronology.
Series Title: Collection Grands cinéastes (Paris, France).
Other Titles: Tim Burton.
Responsibility: Aurélien Ferenczi ; [translated by Trista Selous].

Abstract:

Tim Burton (USA, b. 1958) is the youngest ofHollywood's most successful directors. He hasthe knack of making films with a very broadappeal, taking the silliness out of the representationof children,  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

'For us, Tim Burton's films spell Christmas more than any Queen's speech. Atoine de Baecque's new biography mixes film stills with incisive interviews, making this a great present for cineastes.' Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


Primary Entity

<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606770110> # Tim Burton
    a schema:Book, schema:CreativeWork ;
    bgn:translationOfWork <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/606770110#CreativeWork/unidentifiedOriginalWork> ; # Tim Burton.
    library:oclcnum "606770110" ;
    library:placeOfPublication <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Place/paris> ; # Paris
    library:placeOfPublication <http://id.loc.gov/vocabulary/countries/fr> ;
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027225> ; # Motion picture producers and directors
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Person/burton_tim_1958> ; # Tim Burton
    schema:about <http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87006130> ; # Motion picture producers and directors--United States
    schema:about <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Topic/regissorer> ; # Regissörer
    schema:about <http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> ; # United States.
    schema:about <http://dewey.info/class/791.430233092/e22/> ;
    schema:bookEdition "Rev. English ed." ;
    schema:bookFormat bgn:PrintBook ;
    schema:contributor <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Person/selous_trista_1957> ; # Trista Selous
    schema:copyrightYear "2010" ;
    schema:creator <http://viaf.org/viaf/2615027> ; # Aurélien Ferenczi
    schema:datePublished "2010" ;
    schema:description "From drawing to directing : Pee-Wee's big adventure, Beetlejuice -- The taming of a super-hero : Batman, Edward Scissorhands -- Hitting the heights : The nightmare before Christmas, Corpse bride, Ed Wood -- Managing success : from Mars attacks! to Alice in Wonderland -- Chronology."@en ;
    schema:description ""Tim Burton (USA, b. 1958) is the youngest of Hollywood's most successful directors. He has the knack of making films with a very broad appeal, taking the silliness out of the representation of children, while remaining in touch with the child within himself and his audiences. Burton emerged as a director and storyteller after working as an animator for Disney. His meeting with Johnny Depp enabled him to give physical form to the heroes of his imaginary worlds, where fear is mixed with laughter, strange is normal and those who are not normal, such as "Edward Scissorhands" (1990), must be preserved. After "Beetlejuice" (1988) and "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory" (2005), the resolutely boyish Burton, now in his fifties, presents his version of "Alice in Wonderland" (2010)."--Book cover."@en ;
    schema:exampleOfWork <http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/178975773> ; # Tim Burton.
    schema:genre "Criticism, interpretation, etc."@en ;
    schema:inLanguage "en" ;
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Series/collection_grands_cineastes_paris_france> ; # Collection Grands cinéastes (Paris, France).
    schema:isPartOf <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Series/masters_of_cinema> ; # Masters of cinema
    schema:name "Tim Burton"@en ;
    schema:productID "606770110" ;
    schema:publication <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/606770110#PublicationEvent/paris_cahiers_du_cinema_sarl_2010> ;
    schema:publisher <http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Agent/cahiers_du_cinema_sarl> ; # Cahiers du cinéma Sarl
    schema:workExample <http://worldcat.org/isbn/9782866425685> ;
    wdrs:describedby <http://www.worldcat.org/title/-/oclc/606770110> ;
    .


Related Entities

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Agent/cahiers_du_cinema_sarl> # Cahiers du cinéma Sarl
    a bgn:Agent ;
    schema:name "Cahiers du cinéma Sarl" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Person/burton_tim_1958> # Tim Burton
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1958" ;
    schema:familyName "Burton" ;
    schema:givenName "Tim" ;
    schema:name "Tim Burton" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Person/selous_trista_1957> # Trista Selous
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:birthDate "1957" ;
    schema:familyName "Selous" ;
    schema:givenName "Trista" ;
    schema:name "Trista Selous" ;
    .

<http://experiment.worldcat.org/entity/work/data/178975773#Series/collection_grands_cineastes_paris_france> # Collection Grands cinéastes (Paris, France).
    a bgn:PublicationSeries ;
    schema:hasPart <http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/606770110> ; # Tim Burton
    schema:name "Collection Grands cinéastes (Paris, France)." ;
    .

<http://id.loc.gov/authorities/subjects/sh87006130> # Motion picture producers and directors--United States
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Motion picture producers and directors--United States"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1027225> # Motion picture producers and directors
    a schema:Intangible ;
    schema:name "Motion picture producers and directors"@en ;
    .

<http://id.worldcat.org/fast/1204155> # United States.
    a schema:Place ;
    schema:name "United States." ;
    .

<http://viaf.org/viaf/2615027> # Aurélien Ferenczi
    a schema:Person ;
    schema:familyName "Ferenczi" ;
    schema:givenName "Aurélien" ;
    schema:name "Aurélien Ferenczi" ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/178975773> # Tim Burton.
    schema:name "Tim Burton." ;
    .

<http://worldcat.org/isbn/9782866425685>
    a schema:ProductModel ;
    schema:isbn "2866425685" ;
    schema:isbn "9782866425685" ;
    .


Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.