Francois Truffaut (French Film Directors) by Diana Holmes

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  • Films, cinema,
  • Individual Directors And Producers,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Film - Direction & Production,
  • Film - History & Criticism,
  • Film & Video - Direction & Production

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The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages225
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9445101M
ISBN 100719045533
ISBN 109780719045530

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The “Hitchbook” was precisely that sort of book for Truffaut. He began the project at the crest of both his career and Hitchcock's, in the wake of Jules et Jim and The Birds.

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The snow conjures a sadder, grander kind of fatality, and a little of that touches the death of Lena, gunned down in the snow near the end of Shoot the Piano ://.

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