Nosferatu (1979): Phantom Der Nacht by S.S. PrawerNosferatu (1979): Phantom Der Nacht by S.S. Prawer

Nosferatu (1979): Phantom Der Nacht

byS.S. Prawer

Paperback | October 25, 2013

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Nosferatu was one of the masterpieces of the New German Cinema. Herzog's film, with its terrifying coda in which the reincarnated fiend rides out into the world, is perhaps the most compelling screen treatment of the vampire myth. In this second edition, Brad Prager introduces S.S. Prawer's comprehensive account of the film with a new foreword.
S. S. PRAWER was Taylor Professor Emeritus of German Language and Literature at the University of Oxford. He was the author of The Blue Angel (2002) and Karl Marx and World Literature (1976; 2011), which was awarded the Isaac Deutscher Memorial Prize in 1977. BRAD PRAGER is Associate Professor of Film Studies and German at the Universi...
Title:Nosferatu (1979): Phantom Der NachtFormat:PaperbackDimensions:104 pages, 7.48 × 5.31 × 0.2 inPublished:October 25, 2013Publisher:British Film InstituteLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1844576531

ISBN - 13:9781844576531

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Table of Contents

Contents.- Foreword: Brad Prager.- Acknowledgments.- 1. From Dracula to Nosferatu.- 2. Tradition and Alientation.- 3. Teamwork.- 4. Tribute and Transcendence.- 5. Nobodaddy's Universe.- 6. Melancholy Vampire.- 7. Mysterious Journey.- Appendix: Herzog's 'Film Narrative'.- Notes.- Credits.- Select Bibliography.