A-Z Film Directors (A-Z Great Modern Series)
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Genres: Directors, History & Criticism, Reference
Publisher: Cassell
Publication Year: 2015
A striking, design-led reference book, A-Z Film Directors features Andy Tuohy's portraits of 52 directors significant for their contribution to cinema including kings of world cinema Wong Kar-Wai and Akira Kurosawa, arthouse pioneers Fritz Lang and David Lynch as well as the often under-ap...
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A striking, design-led reference book, A-Z Great Film Directors features Andy Tuohy’s portraits of 52 directors significant for their contribution to cinema including kings of world cinema Wong Kar-Wai and Akira Kurosawa, art-house pioneers Fritz Lang and David Lynch as well as the often under-appreciated female directors Kathryn Bigelow and Jane Campion.

With text by film journalist Matt Glasby, each director’s entry will also have a summary of the essential things you need to know about them, why they’re important, a list of their must-see films, and a surprising fact or two about them, as well as images of their key films throughout.

So whether you’re already a film aficionado, or looking for a helpful cheat to pass convincingly as an art-house fan, you’ll love this guide to international directors, past and present.

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