The Cinema of Jan Svankmajer: Dark Alchemy / Edition 2

The Cinema of Jan Svankmajer: Dark Alchemy / Edition 2

by Peter A. Hames, Stuart Sim
     
 

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ISBN-10: 1905674465

ISBN-13: 9781905674466

Pub. Date: 10/07/2008

Publisher: Wallflower Press

The Cinema of Jan Svankmajer explores the legacy of this legendary Czech surrealist filmmaker, a key influence on directors such as Terry Gilliam and Tim Burton, and one of the greatest animators in cinema history. This updated second edition – still the only full-length study of his work—features contributions from scholars and colleagues within

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The Cinema of Jan Svankmajer explores the legacy of this legendary Czech surrealist filmmaker, a key influence on directors such as Terry Gilliam and Tim Burton, and one of the greatest animators in cinema history. This updated second edition – still the only full-length study of his work—features contributions from scholars and colleagues within the Czech Surrealist movement, as well as a new chapter on Svankmajer's feature films and an extended interview with Svankmajer himself. This volume is required reading for all budding animators and disciples of surrealism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781905674466
Publisher:
Wallflower Press
Publication date:
10/07/2008
Series:
Directors' Cuts Series
Edition description:
second edition
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
6.40(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.00(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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