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The Art of Cinema - Jean Cocteau

The Art of Cinema

By: Jean Cocteau, Andre Bernard (Editor), Claude Gauteur (Editor), Robin Buss (Translator)

Paperback Published: 23rd March 1994
ISBN: 9780714529745
Number Of Pages: 240

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This posthumous collection of writings illuminates Cocteau's own work for the cinema with detailed discussions of his aims, responses to criticism and his reflections on the relationship between poetry, theatre and film. He also comments on the movie stars he admires--Marlene Dietrich, James Dean, Brigitte Bardot--together with such great directors as Charlie Chaplin and Orson Welles.

Introductionp. 7
Prefacep. 15
Translator's Notep. 22
Cinematography and Poetryp. 25
Notes and Tributesp. 75
Poesie de Cinemap. 131
Unpublished Synopsesp. 195
Filmographyp. 217
Bibliographyp. 220
Indexp. 221
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ISBN: 9780714529745
ISBN-10: 0714529745
Audience: General
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 240
Published: 23rd March 1994
Publisher: Marion Boyars Publishers Ltd
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 13.5  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.34
Edition Type: New edition