Books in category Performing Arts – Individual Director

  • The Casablanca Man

    The Casablanca Man
    James C. Robertson

    This book surveys Curtiz's unequalled mastery over a variety of genres which include biography, comedy, horror, melodrama, musical, swashbuckler and western, and looks at his relationship with Hollywood studio moguls on the basis of …

  • Living Dangerously

    Living Dangerously
    Hans Schoots

    Highly prized biography of one of the Netherlands' most famous and controversial filmmakers.

  • Ojo Tachado

    Ojo Tachado
    Jenaro Taléns

    The Branded Eye offers a detailed analysis of the film, including its production background, Salvador Dali's influence in its making, biographical information on Bunuel, an annotated script of the film, shot-by-shot descriptions, and a …

  • Alan Clarke

    Alan Clarke
    Richard T. Kelly

    This volume is a tribute to Clarke, made out of the thoughts and memories of those who worked with him and knew him best, and includes a celebatory essay by eminent critic, David Thomson.

  • Steven Spielberg and Philosophy

    Steven Spielberg and Philosophy
    Dean Kowalski

    Impressive in scope, this volume illustrates the philosophical tenets of a wide variety of thinkers from Plato to Aquinas, Locke, and Levinas.

  • A Companion to Rainer Werner Fassbinder

    A Companion to Rainer Werner Fassbinder
    Brigitte Peucker

    This is the first of its kind to engage with this important figure. Essays by an international group of scholars consider this controversial director's contribution to German cinema, German history, gender studies, and auteurship.

  • Steven Spielberg and Duel

    Steven Spielberg and Duel
    Steven Awalt

    A fascinating look behind the scenes of an acclaimed work, this book will interest not only scholars and film historians but anyone interested in the work of Richard Matheson and Steven Spielberg.

  • Atrapa el pez dorado

    Atrapa el pez dorado
    David Lynch

    En Atrapa el pez dorado el director de cine David Lynch abre una ventana a su mente y nos muestra su particular forma de crear.

  • The Cinema of Terrence Malick

    The Cinema of Terrence Malick
    Hannah Patterson

    This updated book continues its explorations of identity, place and existence in his films, with three new essays by Adrian Martin, Mark Cousins and James Morrison on his latest film The New World (2005), as well as analysis of Badlands …

  • The Searchers

    The Searchers
    Arthur M. Eckstein, Peter Lehman

    A series of in-depth examinations of the motion picture many consider to be Hollywood's finest western film.

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