Modernist montage : the obscurity of vision in cinema and literature (Book, 1990) [WorldCat.org]
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Modernist montage : the obscurity of vision in cinema and literature

Author: P Adams Sitney
Publisher: New York : Columbia University Press, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tracing the history of modernism in cinema, this study provides readings of a range of classic films made between 1925 and 1980 by such filmmakers as Carl Dreyer, Ingmar Bergman and Robert Bresson. It argues that the act of vision and visual experience are problematized in literary modernism.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: P Adams Sitney
ISBN: 0231071825 9780231071826 0231071833 9780231071833
OCLC Number: 20721915
Description: x, 250 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Responsibility: P. Adams Sitney.

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