Everything is Cinema: The Working Life of Jean-Luc Godard

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Faber & Faber, 2008 - Motion picture producers and directors - 701 pages
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Jean-Luc Godard is an influential film-maker. Scorsese, Tarantino, Wong Kar-Wai and Lars von Trier are but a few of the directors who have fallen under the spell of his free-wheeling style. In his 1960s heyday, Godard - always in dark shades, cigarette in hand - epitomised European cool. This book offers an account of this artist.

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User Review  - amschroe - LibraryThing

This is a really well-done book, I quite enjoyed it. My only qualms are that the author continuously refers to Godard as having anti-Semitic tendencies and also that almost all of his films were made ... Read full review

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User Review  - Mark Crouch - Goodreads

So this is pretty great. Brody's exhaustive biography of one of the most influential filmmakers/intellectuals of the 20th/21st century is a very deep and rewarding experience. When beginning this book ... Read full review

About the author (2008)

Richard Brody, a film critic and editor at The New Yorker, is also an independent film-maker who lives in New York City. Everything Is Cinema is his first book.

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