Down and Dirty Pictures

Down and Dirty Pictures
Author : Peter Biskind
Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
Total Pages : 576
Release : 2016-06-16
ISBN 10 : 9781408882139
ISBN 13 : 1408882132
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

Down and Dirty Pictures
Language: en
Pages: 576
Authors: Peter Biskind
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-06-16 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

In the late 1980s a generation of filmmakers began to flower outside the Hollywood studio system and in the following decade, the independent film movement bloo
Directing
Language: en
Pages: 220
Authors: Virginia Wright Wexman
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-01-10 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

When a film is acclaimed, the director usually gets the lion’s share of the credit. Yet the movie director’s job—especially the collaborations and comprom
Film Firsts: The 25 Movies That Created Contemporary American Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 271
Authors: Ethan Alter
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-02-17 - Publisher: ABC-CLIO

This forward-looking exploration of contemporary American film across the last 40 years identifies and examines the specific movies that changed the film indust
Martin Scorsese and the American Dream
Language: en
Pages: 194
Authors: Jim Cullen
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-06-18 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

More than perhaps any other major filmmaker, Martin Scorsese has grappled with the idea of the American Dream. His movies are full of working-class strivers hop
Hollywood and the Invention of England
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Jonathan Stubbs
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-02-21 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Drawing on new archival research into Hollywood production history and detailed analysis of individual films, Hollywood and the Invention of England examines th
Quentin Tarantino
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Ian Nathan
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-01 - Publisher: White Lion Publishing

Get an intimate look at the cult filmmaker of our generation. Packaged in a handsome slipcase and loaded with stunning pictures from the Kobal archives, this bi
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Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Michael Z. Newman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-04-04 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

America's independent films often seem to defy classification. Their strategies of storytelling and representation range from raw, no-budget projects to more po
Indiewood, USA
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Geoff King
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-02-28 - Publisher: I.B. Tauris

From the stylized violence of 'Kill Bill', to the mind-bending scripts of Charlie Kaufman, 'Indiewood, USA' provides an overview of the crossover between Hollyw
Easy Riders Raging Bulls
Language: en
Pages: 512
Authors: Peter Biskind
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-12-13 - Publisher: Simon and Schuster

In 1969, a low-budget biker movie, Easy Rider, shocked Hollywood with its stunning success. An unabashed celebration of sex, drugs, and rock 'n' roll (onscreen
The Routledge Handbook of the Politics of the #MeToo Movement
Language: en
Pages: 472
Authors: Giti Chandra
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-11-27 - Publisher: Routledge

Since the MeToo hashtag went viral in 2017, the movement has burgeoned across social media, moving beyond Twitter and into living rooms and courtrooms. It has s