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The avant-garde feature film : a critical history

Author: William Verrone
Publisher: Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Here is a critical and historical overview of unconventional and aesthetically challenging films, all of feature length. The author focuses on the particular forms of contemporary avant-garde films, which often rely on characteristics associated with historical films of the same genre"--Provided by publisher.
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: William Verrone
ISBN: 9780786459100 0786459107
OCLC Number: 762082465
Description: viii, 222 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Introduction --
Avant-garde film: history, theory and criticism. What is an avant-garde film? --
The historical avant-gardes and the styles of inflence for the avant-garde feature film --
Case studies --
The real avant-garde. Some considerations of the inflence of the real avant-garde --
Case studies --
The contemporary avant-garde feature film. Underground film and the avant-garde --
Types of avant-garde feature films --
The contemporary avant-garde feature film --
Case studies --
Conclusion.
Responsibility: William E.B. Verrone.

Abstract:

"Here is a critical and historical overview of unconventional and aesthetically challenging films, all of feature length. The author focuses on the particular forms of contemporary avant-garde films, which often rely on characteristics associated with historical films of the same genre"--Provided by publisher.
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