The Filming of Modern Life: European Avant-Garde Film of the 1920s

by

Write The First Customer Review
The Filming of Modern Life: European Avant-Garde Film of the 1920s - Turvey, Malcolm
Filter Results
Shipping
Item Condition
Seller Rating
Other Options
Change Currency

The complex stance toward modernity taken by 1920s avant-garde cinema, as exemplified by five major films. In the 1920s, the European avant-garde embraced the cinema, experimenting with the medium in radical ways. Painters including Hans Richter and Fernand Leger as well as filmmakers belonging to such avant-garde movements as Dada and surrealism made some of the most enduring and fascinating films in the history of cinema. In The Filming of Modern Life, Malcolm Turvey examines five films from the avant-garde canon and the ...

The Filming of Modern Life: European Avant-Garde Film of the 1920s 2013, MIT Press, Cambridge, Mass.

ISBN-13: 9780262525114

Trade paperback

Select
The Filming of Modern Life: European Avant-Garde Film of the 1920s 2011, MIT Press (MA), Cambridge

ISBN-13: 9780262015189

Hardcover

Select