Studying Surrealist and Fantasy Cinema

ISBN-10: 1903663962
ISBN-13: 9781903663967
Edition: 2008 (Student Manual, Study Guide, etc.)
Authors: Neil Coombs
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Book details

List price: $15.00
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: Auteur Publishing
Publication date: 11/25/2008
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 128
Size: 5.00" wide x 7.52" long x 0.59" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Pan's Labyrinth, Stranger than Fiction, The Science of Sleep... Surreal and fantastic cinema is enjoying a resurgence. A movement that goes back to the earliest days of cinema, it provides an exemplary case study to introduce all sorts of concepts -- Auteur study, representations, 'shocking cinema', textual analysis. Neil Coombs' guide is ideal for students new to the field, providing an explanation of the origins of Surrealism followed by detailed analyses from the history of 'world cinema', including: Buuel's The Phantom of Liberty, Svankmajer's Alice, Cocteau's Orphe, Lynch's Lost Highway, Jeunet & Caro's The City of Lost Children, and the work of screenwriter Charlie Kaufman (Being John Malkovich) and director David Cronenberg (A History of Violence).

Introduction
What is Surrealism?
Surrealist and Fantasy Cinema
Surreal Auteurs
Luis Bunuel and The Phantom of Liberty
Jean Cocteau and Orphee
Jan Svankmajer and Alice
David Lynch and Lost Highway
Jeunet and Caro and The City of Lost Children
Surrealism and Contemporary Cinema
David Cronenberg
Charlie Kaufman & Spike Jonze
Appendix - Answering Examination Questions on Surrealist and Fantasy Cinema
Bibliography

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