A Companion to Robert Altman (Wiley Blackwell Companions to by Adrian Danks

By Adrian Danks

A spouse to Robert Altman provides myriad elements of Altman’s lifestyles, profession, effect and historic context. This ebook beneficial properties 23 essays from a number specialists within the box, delivering huge insurance of those features and dimensions of Altman’s work.

  • The such a lot expansive and wide-ranging e-book but released on Altman, delivering a finished account of Altman’s whole career
  • Provides dialogue and research of quite often ignored features of Altman’s occupation, together with the importance of his paintings in tv and business movie, the significance of collaboration, and the total variety and import of his aesthetic innovations
  • Includes essays through key students in “Altman studies”, bringing jointly specialists within the box, rising students and writers from a vast variety of fields
  • Multi-disciplinary in layout and attracts on a variety of techniques to Altman’s paintings, being the 1st sizeable booklet to use the lately introduced Robert Altman Archive on the collage of Michigan
  • Offers particular insights into specific points of movie kind and their software, business and aesthetic movie and television heritage, and specific parts similar to the theorisation of area, position, authorship and gender

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