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Essential cinema : on the necessity of film canons, Jonathan Rosenbaum

Label
Essential cinema : on the necessity of film canons
Title
Essential cinema
Title remainder
on the necessity of film canons
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan Rosenbaum
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.43/09
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1994
LC item number
.R5684 2004
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Label
Essential cinema : on the necessity of film canons, Jonathan Rosenbaum
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip043/2003010640.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Classics: Fables of the reconstruction: The Four-Hour Greed; Fascinating rhythms: M ; The Color of paradise: Jour de fete ; Backyard ethics: Hitchcock's Rear window ; Songs in the key of everyday life: the Umbrellas of Cherbourg ; A Tale of the wind: Joris Ivens's Last testament -- Kira Muratova's Home truths: The Asthenic syndrome ; The Importance of being sarcastic: Satantango ; Blush ; The Ceremony ; Thieves ; True Grit: Rosetta -- 2. Special problems: Malick's Progress ; Improvisations and interactions in Altmanville, with an afterword: Nashville ; Mixed emotions: Breaking the waves ; Fast, cheap & out of control ; The Sweet cheat: Time regained ; James Benning's Four corners ; Overrated solutions: L'Humanite ; The Sound of German: Straub-Huillet's The Death of Empedocles ; Beyond the clouds: Return to beauty ; Reality and history as the Apotheosis of southern sleaze: Phil Karlson's The Phenix city story ; Is Ozu slow? ; The Human touch: Decalogue and Fargo -- 3.Other canons, other canonizers: Life intimidates art: Irma Vep ; Stanley Kwan's Actress: Writing history in quicksand ; Critical distance: Godard's Contempt ; Remember amnesia? (Guy Maddin's Archangel), with an afterword: Ten years later (Please watch carefully: The Heart of the world) ; Ragged but right: Rivette's Up down fragile ; Critic with a camera: Marker on Tarkovsky ; Riddles of a Sphinx: From the journals of Jean Seberg ; International harvest: National film histories on video ; International sampler: Ghost dog: The way of the Samurai ; Not the same old song and dance: The Young girls of Rochefort ; Flaming creatures and Scotch tape ; Ruiz hopping and buried treasures: Twelve selected global sites -- 4. Disputable contenders: Back in style: Bertolucci's Besieged ; The Young one: Bunuel's neglected masterpiece ; In dreams begin responsibilities: Kubrick's eyes wide shut ; The Best of both worlds: A.I. Artificial intelligence ; Under the Chador: The Day I became a woman ; Chains of ignorance: Charles Burnett's Nightjohn ; Good vibrations: Waking life ; Hell on wheels: Taxi driver ; Meat, John, dough: Pretty woman ; Tashlinesque ; Weird and wonderful: Takeshi Kitano's Kikujiro ; Corpus Callosum -- 5. Filmmakers: Mann of the west ; Otto Preminger ; Nicholas Ray ; Exiles in modernity: Films by Edward Yang ; Hou Hsiao-hsien: Becoming Taiwanese ; The Countercultural histories of Rudy Wurliltzer ; Samuel Fuller: The Words of an Innocent warrior ; The Mysterious Elaine May: Hiding in plain sight ; Visionary Agitprop: I am Cuba ; The Battle over Orson Welles ; License to Feel: Distant voices, Still lives and the Neon bible ; Death and Life: Landscapes of the soul--The Cinema of Alexander Dovzhenko -- Appendix: 1,000 favorites ( A Personal canon)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 445 p.
Isbn
9780801878404
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373841204
Label
Essential cinema : on the necessity of film canons, Jonathan Rosenbaum
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip043/2003010640.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
1. Classics: Fables of the reconstruction: The Four-Hour Greed; Fascinating rhythms: M ; The Color of paradise: Jour de fete ; Backyard ethics: Hitchcock's Rear window ; Songs in the key of everyday life: the Umbrellas of Cherbourg ; A Tale of the wind: Joris Ivens's Last testament -- Kira Muratova's Home truths: The Asthenic syndrome ; The Importance of being sarcastic: Satantango ; Blush ; The Ceremony ; Thieves ; True Grit: Rosetta -- 2. Special problems: Malick's Progress ; Improvisations and interactions in Altmanville, with an afterword: Nashville ; Mixed emotions: Breaking the waves ; Fast, cheap & out of control ; The Sweet cheat: Time regained ; James Benning's Four corners ; Overrated solutions: L'Humanite ; The Sound of German: Straub-Huillet's The Death of Empedocles ; Beyond the clouds: Return to beauty ; Reality and history as the Apotheosis of southern sleaze: Phil Karlson's The Phenix city story ; Is Ozu slow? ; The Human touch: Decalogue and Fargo -- 3.Other canons, other canonizers: Life intimidates art: Irma Vep ; Stanley Kwan's Actress: Writing history in quicksand ; Critical distance: Godard's Contempt ; Remember amnesia? (Guy Maddin's Archangel), with an afterword: Ten years later (Please watch carefully: The Heart of the world) ; Ragged but right: Rivette's Up down fragile ; Critic with a camera: Marker on Tarkovsky ; Riddles of a Sphinx: From the journals of Jean Seberg ; International harvest: National film histories on video ; International sampler: Ghost dog: The way of the Samurai ; Not the same old song and dance: The Young girls of Rochefort ; Flaming creatures and Scotch tape ; Ruiz hopping and buried treasures: Twelve selected global sites -- 4. Disputable contenders: Back in style: Bertolucci's Besieged ; The Young one: Bunuel's neglected masterpiece ; In dreams begin responsibilities: Kubrick's eyes wide shut ; The Best of both worlds: A.I. Artificial intelligence ; Under the Chador: The Day I became a woman ; Chains of ignorance: Charles Burnett's Nightjohn ; Good vibrations: Waking life ; Hell on wheels: Taxi driver ; Meat, John, dough: Pretty woman ; Tashlinesque ; Weird and wonderful: Takeshi Kitano's Kikujiro ; Corpus Callosum -- 5. Filmmakers: Mann of the west ; Otto Preminger ; Nicholas Ray ; Exiles in modernity: Films by Edward Yang ; Hou Hsiao-hsien: Becoming Taiwanese ; The Countercultural histories of Rudy Wurliltzer ; Samuel Fuller: The Words of an Innocent warrior ; The Mysterious Elaine May: Hiding in plain sight ; Visionary Agitprop: I am Cuba ; The Battle over Orson Welles ; License to Feel: Distant voices, Still lives and the Neon bible ; Death and Life: Landscapes of the soul--The Cinema of Alexander Dovzhenko -- Appendix: 1,000 favorites ( A Personal canon)
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xxi, 445 p.
Isbn
9780801878404
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003010640
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
(OCoLC)ocn373841204

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