The Films of Jean-Luc Godard: Seeing the Invisible / Edition 1

The Films of Jean-Luc Godard: Seeing the Invisible / Edition 1

by David Sterritt
     
 

ISBN-10: 0521589711

ISBN-13: 9780521589710

Pub. Date: 12/28/2003

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

In this study, David Sterritt offers an introductory overview of Godard's work as a filmmaker, critic, and video artist. In subsequent chapters, he traces Godard's visionary ideas through six of his key films, including Breathless, My Life to Live, Weekend, Numéro deux, Hail Mary, and Nouvelle vague. Also included is a concise analysis of Godard's work in

Overview

In this study, David Sterritt offers an introductory overview of Godard's work as a filmmaker, critic, and video artist. In subsequent chapters, he traces Godard's visionary ideas through six of his key films, including Breathless, My Life to Live, Weekend, Numéro deux, Hail Mary, and Nouvelle vague. Also included is a concise analysis of Godard's work in video, television, and mixed-media formats. Linking Godard's works to key social and cultural developments, The Films of Jean-Luc Godard explains their importance in modernist and postmodernist art of the past half century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780521589710
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
12/28/2003
Series:
Cambridge Film Classics Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
316
Sales rank:
1,251,495
Product dimensions:
5.98(w) x 8.98(h) x 0.71(d)

Table of Contents

1. Introduction; 2. Breathless; 3. My Life to Live; 4. Weekend; 5. Numéro deux; 6. Hail Mary; 7. Nouvelle vague; 8. Video and television.

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