Henri-Georges ClouzoteBook - 2007
Despite his controversial reputation and international notoriety as a film-maker, no full-length study of Clouzot has ever been published in English. This book offers a significant revaluation of Clouzot?s achievement, situating his career in the wider context of French cinema and society, and providing detailed and clear analysis of his major films (Le Corbeau, Quai des Orfèvres, Le Salaire de la peur, Les Diaboliques, Le Mystère Picasso). Clouzot?s films combine meticulous technical control with sardonic social commentary and the ability to engage and entertain a broad public. Although his f.
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2007
Characteristics: 1 online resource (201 pages)