Transcendental Style in Film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer.

Transcendental Style in Film: Ozu, Bresson, Dreyer.

Paul Schrader


The acclaimed director of Mishima, American Gigolo, tough center, Blue Collar, Cat humans also the screenwriter for Taxi Driver, Paul Schrader right here analyzes the movie form of 3 nice directors—Yasajiro Ozu, Robert Bresson, Carl Dreyer—and posits a standard dramatic language via those artists from divergent cultures. not like the fashion of mental realism, which dominates movie, the transcendental variety expresses a non secular country with austere camerawork, appearing without self-consciousness, and modifying that avoids editorial remark. this crucial booklet is an unique contribution to movie research and a key paintings via one among our so much looking out administrators and writers.

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