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Nelson Pereira DOS Santos (Contemporary Film Directors)

ISBN: 0252028139;
Издательство: University of Illinois Press
Страниц: 180

Book Description Nelson Pereira dos Santos is the first book in English to provide a full critical discussion of the films of Latin America's most important living director. A leader of the Cinema Novo movement, dos Santos is responsible for some of Brazil's most socially important and artistically engaging movies. Through a discussion of his films Darlene J. Sadlier chronicles dos Santos's career -- his leftist committed cinema, his concern with the national and the popular, his chameleon style,his links to canonical Brazilian literature. She charts his moves from neo-realism to Godardian experimentation to a kind of popular realism and includes two highly informative interviews that reveal dos Santos's cultural, intellectual, and philosophicalformation.