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Author Shaw, Deborah, author.

Title The three amigos : the transnational filmmaking of Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu, and Alfonso Cuarón / Deborah Shaw
Published Manchester, UK ; New York, NY : Manchester University Press, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 270 pages) : illustrations
Series Spanish and Latin American filmmakers
Spanish and Latin American filmmakers.
Contents Introduction -- Guillermo del Toro : the alchemist. Cronos : introducing Guillermo del Toro -- Generating an authorial presence with Hellboy II : the golden army -- El laberinto del fauno : breaking through the barriers of filmmaking -- Alejandro González Iñárritu : the independent filmmaker. Crashing into the international film market with Amores perros -- 21 grams : an American independent film made by Mexicans -- Babel and the global Hollywood gaze -- Alfonso Cuarón : a study of auteurism in flux. Alfonso Cuarón's first films in Mexico and the USA -- Cuarón finds his own path : Y tu mamá también -- Children of men : the limits of radicalism -- Conclusion
Summary "This is the first academic book dedicated to the filmmaking of the Mexican born directors, Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu, and Alfonso Cuarón. The book examines the career trajectories of the directors and presents a detailed analysis of their most significant films. These include studies on del Toro's Cronos/Chronos, El laberinto del fauno/Pan's Labyrinth and Hellboy II: The Golden Army; Inárritu's Amores Perros, 21 Grams and Babel; and Cuarón's Sólo con tu pareja/Love in the Time of Hysteria, Y tu mamá también, and Children of Men."--Page 4 of cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 246-260), filmography (pages 231-2450 and index
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on June 23, 2020)
Subject Toro, Guillermo del, 1964- -- Criticism and interpretation
González Iñárritu, Alejandro -- Criticism and interpretation
Cuarón, Alfonso -- Criticism and interpretation
Cuarón, Alfonso -- Criticism and interpretation
González Iñárritu, Alejandro -- Criticism and interpretation
Toro, Guillermo del, 1964- -- Criticism and interpretation
Cuarón, Alfonso
González Iñárritu, Alejandro
Toro, Guillermo del, 1964-
Toro, Guillermo del 1964-
González Iñárritu, Alejandro 1963-
Cuarón, Alfonso 1961-
Toro, Guillermo del, (1964- ...)
González Iñárritu, Alejandro, (1963- ...)
Cuarón, Alfonso, (1961- ...)
Motion pictures -- Mexico -- History
Motion picture producers and directors -- Mexico
Motion picture industry -- Mexico -- History
Motion pictures -- Mexico.
Motion pictures and transnationalism.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Reference.
LITERARY CRITICISM -- European -- English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh.
Motion picture industry
Motion picture producers and directors
Motion pictures
Motion pictures and transnationalism
Film
Globalisierung
Producteurs de cinéma -- Mexique -- Histoire et critique.
Réalisateurs de cinéma -- Mexique -- Histoire et critique.
Cinéma mexicain -- Histoire.
Réalisateurs de cinéma -- Mexique -- À l'étranger.
Regissörer, Mexiko.
Mexico
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
History
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9781526112231
152611223X
Other Titles Transnational filmmaking of Guillermo del Toro, Alejandro González Iñárritu, and Alfonso Cuarón