Un Chien Andalou: Luis Bunuel and Salvador Dali, 1929

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In 1929 Dali and Bunuel produced a seventeen-minute film "Un chien andalou." On its first screening, Georges Bataille referred to it as "that extraordinary film ... penetrating so deeply into horror." Its script is said to be based on two dream images - a woman's eye slit by a razor, ants emerging from a hole in a man's hand, and the film shocked audiences. It continues to fascinate, provoke, attract and alienate its viewers - and to influence filmmakers. Elza Adamowicz's lucid critical guide to this most enigmatic of works ...

Un Chien Andalou: Luis Bunuel and Salvador Dali, 1929 2010, I. B. Tauris & Company, London, England

ISBN-13: 9781848850569

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