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Pandora's box

Author: Pamela Hutchinson, (Film critic)
Publisher: London : BFI Palgrave, 2018. ©2018
Series: BFI film classics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Die Büchse der Pandora' (Pandora's Box, 1929), starring Hollywood icon Louise Brooks, is an established classic of the silent era.Pamela Hutchinson revisits and challenges many assumptions made about the film, its lead character and its star. Putting the film in historical and contemporary contexts, Hutchinson investigates how the film speaks to new audiences.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Louise Brooks; G W Pabst; Louise Brooks; G W Pabst
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Pamela Hutchinson, (Film critic)
ISBN: 1844579662 9781844579662
OCLC Number: 1014198270
Notes: "A BFI book published by Palgrave."
Description: vi, 105 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm.
Contents: Acknowledgments --
Brooks and Pabst: the star and the director --
Wedekind and Lulu's 'divine birth' --
The making of Pandora's box --
The cast of Pandora's box --
Pandora's box act by act --
Beyond Pandora's box.
Series Title: BFI film classics.
Other Titles: Büchse der Pandora
Responsibility: Pamela Hutchinson.

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