Godard by Karen SmolensGodard by Karen Smolens


byKaren SmolensIntroduction byMichael Temple

Paperback | September 16, 2010

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Richard Roud's seminal study of the director Jean-Luc Godard places the director in the context of modern European cinema, on which Godard's work has been hugely influential, and considers Godard's 'political' cinema, including the ferocious masterpiece 'Weekend'.  This new edition includes an introduction by Michael Temple.

RICHARD ROUD (6 July 1929  - 13 February 1989) was an American Writer on Film and co-founder, with Amos Vogel, and a former Program Director and latterly Director of the New York Film Festival from 1963 to 1987.Introduction by MICHAEL TEMPLE - Senior Lecturer in the History and Theory of Cinema at Birkbeck College, University of Londo...
Title:GodardFormat:PaperbackDimensions:264 pages, 9.25 × 6.1 × 0.03 inPublished:September 16, 2010Publisher:British Film InstituteLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1844573540

ISBN - 13:9781844573547

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Table of Contents

Introduction to the 2010 edition by Michael Temple * Introduction to the 1970 edition * The Outsider * Politics * Narration * Reality and Abstraction * France, American style * La Chinoise and After: The Damascus Road * Appendix: Shorts and Sketches * Updated filmography