From the trenches of independent American film of the 1990s, Todd Haynes has emerged in the 21st century as one of the world's most audacious filmmakers. In a series of smart, informative essays, this book traces his career from its roots in New Queer Cinema to the Oscar-nomainated 'Far From Heaven.If anything the film is, in the vein of other Haynes films, a a#39;deconstructiona#39; of the language of melodrama. ... The uses of colour, costume and lighting - the orange of the leaves, the blue Buick station wagon, the contrasting between warm andanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Cinema of Todd Haynes|
|Publisher||:||Wallflower Press - 2007|