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A history of the French new wave cinema

Author: Richard John Neupert
Publisher: Madison, Wis. : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2007.
Series: Wisconsin studies in film.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : State or province government publication : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The French New Wave cinema is arguably the most fascinating of all film movements, famous for its exuberance, daring, and avant-garde techniques. A History of the French New Wave Cinema offers a fresh look at the social, economic, and aesthetic mechanisms that shaped French film in the 1950s, as well as detailed studies of the most important New Wave movies of the late 1950s and early 1960s. Richard Neupert first  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
History
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Neupert, Richard John.
History of the French new wave cinema.
Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, ©2007
(DLC) 2008357414
(OCoLC)76935686
Material Type: Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Richard John Neupert
ISBN: 9780299217037 0299217035 9781282594715 1282594710 9786612594717 6612594713
OCLC Number: 538539415
Language Note: English.
Notes: Previous edition: 2002.
Reproduction Notes: Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
Description: 1 online resource (xxix, 408 pages) : illustrations
Details: Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Contents: Cultural contexts : where did the wave begin? --
Testing the water : Alexandre Astruc, Agnès Varda, and Jean-Pierre Melville --
New stories, new sex : Roger Vadim and Louis Malle --
Claude Chabrol : launching a wave --
Francois Truffaut : the new wave's ringleader --
Jean-Luc Godard : Le petit soldat --
The cahiers du cinéma cohort : Eric Rohmer, Jacques Rivette, Jacques Doniol-Valcroze, and Pierre Kast --
On the new wave's Left Bank : Alain Resnais and Agnès Varda.
Series Title: Wisconsin studies in film.
Responsibility: Richard Neupert.

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