By André Bazin,Dudley Andrew,Francois Truffaut,Hugh Gray

ISBN-10: 0520242289

ISBN-13: 9780520242289

André Bazin's What Is Cinema? (volumes I and II) were classics of movie reviews for so long as they have been on hand and are thought of the most excellent within the box of movie feedback. even if Bazin made no movies, his identify has been essentially the most vital in French cinema considering global conflict II. He used to be co-founder of the influential Cahiers du Cinéma, which below his management turned one of many world's so much unique courses. Championing the movies of Jean Renoir (who contributed a quick foreword to quantity I), Orson Welles, and Roberto Rossellini, he turned the protégé of François Truffaut, who honors him touchingly in his forword to quantity II. This new version comprises sleek forewords to every quantity via Bazin pupil and biographer Dudley Andrew, who reconsiders Bazin and his position in modern movie learn. The essays themselves are erudite yet consistently available, highbrow, and stimulating. As Renoir places it, the essays of Bazin "will live to tell the tale no matter if the cinema does not."

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