World Directors and Their Films : Essays on African, Asian, Latin American, and Middle Eastern Cinema Hardback
In World Directors and Their Films, Bert Cardullo offers readable analyses of some of the most important films and the artists who produced them.
Beyond simple biographical capsules and plot summaries, these readings demonstrate with clarity and elegance how international moviemakers use the resources of the medium to pursue complex, significant human goals.
Including essays on filmmakers from China, Japan, India, Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Iran, Senegal, and Chad, this book is an engaging collection of enlightening and helpful essays that will appeal as much to the general reader as it will to scholars of international cinema.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 354 pages, 37 Halftones, black and white
- Publisher: Scarecrow Press
- Publication Date: 09/08/2012
- Category: Film theory & criticism
- ISBN: 9780810885240