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by Gabriel Miller

  • ISBN: 1604732970
  • Category: Humor
  • Author: Gabriel Miller
  • Subcategory: Movies
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  • Language: English
  • Publisher: University Press of Mississippi (February 10, 2010)
  • Pages: 253 pages
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Book Description Product details. Series: CONVERSATIONS WITH FILMMAKERS SERIES.

lt;p Over thirty years of interviews that provide a revealing glimpse into the director?s vision as he discusses his varied experiences as a filmmaker

The Conversations with Filmmakers Series is part of the University Press of Mississippi which is sponsored by Mississippi's eight state universities. The mission of the Series is to publish collected interviews with world-famous directors

The Conversations with Filmmakers Series is part of the University Press of Mississippi which is sponsored by Mississippi's eight state universities. The mission of the Series is to publish collected interviews with world-famous directors.

William Wyler: Interviews. Conversations With Filmmakers Series). William Wyler: Interviews spans his career and includes three previously unpublished exchanges. Despite the accolades, Wyler has not received the kind of academic and critical appraisal lavished on contemporaries such as John Ford, Orson Welles, Frank Capra, George Stevens, and Billy Wilder.

William Wyler: Interviewsspans his career and includes three previously unpublished exchanges

William Wyler: Interviewsspans his career and includes three previously unpublished exchanges. In his later interviews he seems good-natured about this neglect, but it clearly rankled. William Wyler (1902-1981) was one of the most honored and successful directors from Hollywood's golden age. One of the film industry's most influential artists, he received three Academy Awards, twelve nominations for his direction and five nominations for his work as a producer.

Steven Spielberg: Interviews (Conversations with Filmmakers Series).

The Life and Films of Hollywood's Most Celebrated Director. Scholarly publisher for the Commonwealth

Book DescriptionFred Zinnemann (1907-1997) was one of Hollywood's most honored directors.

Book DescriptionFred Zinnemann (1907-1997) was one of Hollywood's most honored directors. Covering thirty-three years of conversations (1964-1997), "Fred Zinnemann: Interviews" provides a revealing glimpse into the director's vision as he discusses in his cultivated, elegant voice his varied experiences as a filmmaker. He defends himself against charges that his films are too objective or unemotional.

Conversations with Filmmakers (Paperback). The book is essentially interminable summary after summary of each of Wyler's films with varying amounts spent on different films

Conversations with Filmmakers (Paperback). University Press of Mississippi. The book is essentially interminable summary after summary of each of Wyler's films with varying amounts spent on different films. Jezebel has an entire chapter while Roman Holiday, Ben Hur, and Friendly Persuasion are combined into one chapter. The author thinks Jezebel is a much better film than Gone With the Wind (not my opinion - I could never get past Bette Davis' fake Southern accent) and spends a lot of time telling us about Wyler's use of staircases and frames within frames throughout his films.

The Conversations with Filmmakers Series is part of the University Press of Mississippi which is sponsored by Mississippi's eight .

William Wyler (1902-1981) was one of the most honored and successful directors from Hollywood's golden age. One of the film industry's most influential artists, he received three Academy Awards, twelve nominations for his direction and five nominations for his work as a producer. No film director in history has guided more actors to Academy Award nominations (thirty-one). During his fifty-year career, he directed some of Hollywood's most enduring films--among them Ben-Hur, The Best Years of Our Lives, Funny Girl, Jezebel, The Letter, The Little Foxes, Mrs. Miniver, Roman Holiday, and Wuthering Heights.

William Wyler: Interviews spans his career and includes three previously unpublished exchanges. Despite the accolades, Wyler has not received the kind of academic and critical appraisal lavished on contemporaries such as John Ford, Orson Welles, Frank Capra, George Stevens, and Billy Wilder. In his later interviews he seems good-natured about this neglect, but it clearly rankled. He dismisses detractors by explaining that he was always interested in trying out new forms, variety being more important to him than mining the same territory.



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