Constructivism in Film - A Cinematic Analysis: The Man with the Movie Camera / Edition 2

Constructivism in Film - A Cinematic Analysis: The Man with the Movie Camera / Edition 2

by Vlada Petric
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521137888

ISBN-13: 9780521137881

Pub. Date: 06/02/2011

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Constructivism in Film examines the radical experiments of early Soviet filmmakers, with special emphasis on the relationship of Constructivist film to contemporary literature, painting, architecture and design. Surveying the socio-political aspects of the Constructivist movement as well, Vlada Petrić then analyzes in detail the most important silent film…  See more details below

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Constructivism in Film examines the radical experiments of early Soviet filmmakers, with special emphasis on the relationship of Constructivist film to contemporary literature, painting, architecture and design. Surveying the socio-political aspects of the Constructivist movement as well, Vlada Petrić then analyzes in detail the most important silent film produced during this era, Dziga Vertov's The Man with the Movie Camera (1929). This updated edition contains a new chapter about the descriptive score of the film.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521137881
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
06/02/2011
Edition description:
Updated edition
Pages:
356
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x 0.79(d)

Table of Contents

Preface; Acknowledgement; 1. Dziga Vertov and the Soviet avant-garde movement; 2. Thematic meaning of The Man with the Movie Camera; 3. Formal structure of The Man with the Movie Camera; 4. Descriptive score for The Man with the Movie Camera; Appendices; Notes; Frame enlargements; Plates; Index.

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