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“All Is Grace”

Joseph Cunneen

Joseph Cunneen is co-founder of the international quarterly Cross Currents where he was also editor for nearly half a century. He has published studies on the film makers Kieslowski, Rohmer, Tarkovsky, and Bresson, and has contributed articles on religious and cultural issues to such journals as America, Commonweal, Esprit, Midstream, and The Nation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert Bresson : A Spiritual Style in Film

Continuum, 2003

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...bresson’s next project, the adaptation of bernanos’s great novel Journal d’un curé de campagne (Diary of a Country Priest), was a major step in the discovery of his own approach to cinema. Instead of being a studio production, it was shot...

Robert Bresson, French or Daoist?

Stephen Teo

Stephen Teo is Associate Professor in the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information in the College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore, and the author of Chinese Martial Arts Cinema: The Wuxia Tradition (2015) and Wong Kar-Wai: Auteur of Time (BFI Publishing, 2005). Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Eastern Approaches to Western Film : Asian Reception and Aesthetics in Cinema

Bloomsbury Academic, 2019

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...This question was posed by Bernardo Bertolucci in an article included in the anthology Robert Bresson, ed. James Quandt (Toronto: Toronto International Film Festival Group, 1998): see p. 529. The Transcendental in the material In his...

Claude Chabrol on La Cérémonie

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John Boorman

John Boorman was born in London in 1933. After working as a film reviewer for magazines and radio, he joined the BBC in 1955 as an assistant editor, and later directed a number of documentaries. His first feature was Catch Us If You Can in 1965. His latest film, Country of My Skull, opens in 2003. He is a five-time Academy Award-nominee, and was twice awarded Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for Leo the Last (1970) and The General (1998). He is the author of Money Into Light: The Emerald Forest - A Diary, as well as the being the co-founder and editor of Faber & Faber's long-running series Projections: Film-makers on Film-making. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Projections 9 : French Film-makers on Film-making in association with Positif

1999

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...Claude ChabrolBorn in 1930, Claude Chabrol was the first of the New Wave directors to go into production, with Le Beau Serge (1958). Famous for a series of films starring his wife, Stéphane Audran, such as Le Boucher (1969) and Les Noces...

Claude Miller on Garde à vue

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John Boorman

John Boorman was born in London in 1933. After working as a film reviewer for magazines and radio, he joined the BBC in 1955 as an assistant editor, and later directed a number of documentaries. His first feature was Catch Us If You Can in 1965. His latest film, Country of My Skull, opens in 2003. He is a five-time Academy Award-nominee, and was twice awarded Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for Leo the Last (1970) and The General (1998). He is the author of Money Into Light: The Emerald Forest - A Diary, as well as the being the co-founder and editor of Faber & Faber's long-running series Projections: Film-makers on Film-making. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Projections 9 : French Film-makers on Film-making in association with Positif

1999

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...Claude MillerClaude Miller was assistant to Marcel Carné, Robert Bresson, Jacques Demy, Jean-Luc Godard and François Truffaut. His first film was La Meilleure Façon de marcher (1975) and his third, Garde à vue (1981), was a major commercial...

The Donkey as Witness

Joseph Cunneen

Joseph Cunneen is co-founder of the international quarterly Cross Currents where he was also editor for nearly half a century. He has published studies on the film makers Kieslowski, Rohmer, Tarkovsky, and Bresson, and has contributed articles on religious and cultural issues to such journals as America, Commonweal, Esprit, Midstream, and The Nation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert Bresson : A Spiritual Style in Film

Continuum, 2003

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...the central character of bresson’s next movie, Au hasard Balthasar, is a donkey. Shot in a village in the foothills of the Pyrenees, it is filled with memories of the director’s own childhood. Bresson called Balthasar “the freest film I...

Maurice Pialat on Van Gogh

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John Boorman

John Boorman was born in London in 1933. After working as a film reviewer for magazines and radio, he joined the BBC in 1955 as an assistant editor, and later directed a number of documentaries. His first feature was Catch Us If You Can in 1965. His latest film, Country of My Skull, opens in 2003. He is a five-time Academy Award-nominee, and was twice awarded Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for Leo the Last (1970) and The General (1998). He is the author of Money Into Light: The Emerald Forest - A Diary, as well as the being the co-founder and editor of Faber & Faber's long-running series Projections: Film-makers on Film-making. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Walter Donohue

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Projections 9 : French Film-makers on Film-making in association with Positif

1999

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...Maurice PialatMaurice Pialat is one of the most respected film-makers working in France today. Originally a painter, his first feature, L'Enfance nue (1967) was a searing, near-documentary autobiography. His most famous films are Nous ne...

The Purity of Rebellion

Joseph Cunneen

Joseph Cunneen is co-founder of the international quarterly Cross Currents where he was also editor for nearly half a century. He has published studies on the film makers Kieslowski, Rohmer, Tarkovsky, and Bresson, and has contributed articles on religious and cultural issues to such journals as America, Commonweal, Esprit, Midstream, and The Nation. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Robert Bresson : A Spiritual Style in Film

Continuum, 2003

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...shooting on bresson’s next film, mouchette, based on Georges Bernanos’s novella, began only a few months after Balthasar; it was released in 1967. Though less ambitious than Diary of a Country Priest, Nouvelle Histoire de Mouchette...

Olivier Assayas

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John Boorman

John Boorman was born in London in 1933. After working as a film reviewer for magazines and radio, he joined the BBC in 1955 as an assistant editor, and later directed a number of documentaries. His first feature was Catch Us If You Can in 1965. His latest film, Country of My Skull, opens in 2003. He is a five-time Academy Award-nominee, and was twice awarded Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for Leo the Last (1970) and The General (1998). He is the author of Money Into Light: The Emerald Forest - A Diary, as well as the being the co-founder and editor of Faber & Faber's long-running series Projections: Film-makers on Film-making. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Walter Donohue

Walter Donohue

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Projections 9 : French Film-makers on Film-making in association with Positif

1999

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...Olivier AssayasOlivier Assayas is a well-known screenwriter and director. He wrote the script for André Téchiné's seminal film, Rendez-vous (1985), which launched Juliette Binoche's career. His first feature film as a director was Désordre...

Eric Rohmer on Conte d'été

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John Boorman

John Boorman was born in London in 1933. After working as a film reviewer for magazines and radio, he joined the BBC in 1955 as an assistant editor, and later directed a number of documentaries. His first feature was Catch Us If You Can in 1965. His latest film, Country of My Skull, opens in 2003. He is a five-time Academy Award-nominee, and was twice awarded Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for Leo the Last (1970) and The General (1998). He is the author of Money Into Light: The Emerald Forest - A Diary, as well as the being the co-founder and editor of Faber & Faber's long-running series Projections: Film-makers on Film-making. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Walter Donohue

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Projections 9 : French Film-makers on Film-making in association with Positif

1999

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...Eric Rohmer (facing) confers with Amanda Langlet (left) and Melvil Poupaud (right) on Conte d'étéFrom 1957 to 1963, Eric Rohmer edited the Cahiers du cinéma, the magazine which launched the New Wave. Contributors included François Truffaut,...

Otar Iosseliani on Les Favoris de la lune

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John Boorman

John Boorman was born in London in 1933. After working as a film reviewer for magazines and radio, he joined the BBC in 1955 as an assistant editor, and later directed a number of documentaries. His first feature was Catch Us If You Can in 1965. His latest film, Country of My Skull, opens in 2003. He is a five-time Academy Award-nominee, and was twice awarded Best Director at the Cannes Film Festival for Leo the Last (1970) and The General (1998). He is the author of Money Into Light: The Emerald Forest - A Diary, as well as the being the co-founder and editor of Faber & Faber's long-running series Projections: Film-makers on Film-making. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Walter Donohue

Walter Donohue

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Projections 9 : French Film-makers on Film-making in association with Positif

1999

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...Otar IosselianiA Soviet exile of Georgian origin, Otar Iosseliani produced his first French feature film in 1984: Les Favoris de la lune. His previous work focused on the Caucasus and its history, including La Chute des feuilles. Il était...