Seventeen essays examine the career and films of director Stanley Kubrick from a variety of perspectives. Part I focuses on his early career, including his first newsreels, his photography for Look magazine, and his earliest films (Fear and Desire, Killer's Kiss). Part II examines his major or most popular films (Paths of Glory, The Shining, 2001: A Space Odyssey). Part III provides a thorough case study of Eyes Wide Shut, with four very different essays focusing on the film's use of sound, its representation of gender, its carnivalesque qualities, and its phenomenological nature. Finally, Part IV discusses Kubrick's ongoing legacy and his impact on contemporary filmmakers.The sixth and final stage was the writera#39;s task, drafting the headlines, text and captions for the photo-essay. ... to Kubrick to familiarize him with some of the requirements of his new job, especially in his capacity as apprentice photographeranbsp;...
|Author||:||Gary D. Rhodes|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2007-12-13|