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The British new wave : a certain tendency?

Author: B F Taylor; Manchester University Press,
Publisher: Manchester, UK : Manchester University Press, 2013. ©2012
Series: Manchester Film Studies
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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'This book offers an opportunity to reconsider the films of the British New Wave in the light of forty years of heated debate. By eschewing the usual tendency to view films like A Kind of Loving and The Entertainer collectively and include them in broader debates about class, gender, and ideology, this book presents a new and innovative look at this famous cycle of British films. For each film, a re-distribution of  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Taylor, B.F.
The British new wave: a certain tendency?,
Manchester, UK. : Manchester University Press, 2012,
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: B F Taylor; Manchester University Press,
ISBN: 9781847791931 184779193X
OCLC Number: 1164782106
Language Note: In English.
Notes: Available through ManchesterHive.
Description: 1 online resource (200 pages) : PDF file(s).
Contents: 1. The British New Wave: A certain tendency? --
2. From microscope to telescope: the films of Tony Richardson --
3. A cinema of surfaces: Jack Clayton's Room at the Top --
4. Major themes and minor movements: composition and repetition in John Schlesinger's Billy Liar --
5. The critical forest --
6. Straight lines and rigid readings: Arthur Seaton and The Arc of Flight --
7. Tries and tribulations: bodies, critics, and This Sporting Life --
8. Single vessels and twisting ropes --
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Series Title: Manchester Film Studies
Responsibility: B.F. Taylor.

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This book offers an opportunity to reconsider the films of the British New Wave in the light of forty years of heated debate. Taylor presenting a new and innovative look at this famous cycle of  Read more...

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