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Cinematic voice

Author: Michel Chion; Claudia Gorbman
Publisher: New York ; Chichester : Columbia University Press, 1999.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

Chion analyzes imaginative uses of the human voice by directors like Lang, Hitchcock, Ophuls, Duras, and de Palma.


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michel Chion; Claudia Gorbman
ISBN: 0231108230 9780231108232 0231108222 9780231108225
OCLC Number: 1110275457
Language Note: Ed.C.Gorbman.
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 183 p. : ills. ; 23 cm.
Contents: I. Mabuse: Magic and Powers of Acousmetre 1. The Acousmetre 2. The Silences of Mabuse 3. The I-Voice II. Tamaki: Tales of the Voice 4. The Voice Connection 5. The Screaming Point 6. The Master of Voices 7. The Mute Character's Final Words 8. The Siren's Song III. Norman; Or The Impossible Anacousmetre 9. The Voice that Seeks a Body 10. The Confession Epilogue: Cinema's Voices of the 80's and 90's
Responsibility: Michael Chion, edited and translated by Claudia Gorbman.


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"[A] creative look at sound in the cinema." -- R. Blackwood, Choice

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