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By Joe McElhaney

ISBN-10: 0470670975

ISBN-13: 9780470670972

This choice of serious essays bargains an unrivalled and up to date review of the prolific and resilient lifestyles and imaginative and prescient of 1 of cinema’s maximum auteurs.

  • The first edited number of essays on Fritz Lang’s physique of labor in over thirty years
  • A finished evaluate of 1 of cinema’s such a lot influential figures
  • Brings jointly key students, together with Tom Gunning and Chris Fujiwara, to percentage their most up-to-date insights
  • Features translated contributions from writers not often rendered in English equivalent to Nicole Brenez and Paolo Berletto
  • Offers multinational and multi-perspectival research of Lang’s oeuvre, together with all his key films

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