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Author Germano, William P., 1950- author.

Title The tales of Hoffmann / William Germano
Published Houndmills, Basingstoke, Hampshire England ; New York : Palgrave Macmillan, on behalf of the BFI, 2013


Description 1 online resource (115 pages) : color illustrations
Series BFI film classics
BFI film classics.
Contents 1. The Archers take aim -- 2. Three tales of and about Hoffmann -- 3. Film and opera after Hoffmann -- Technical details
Summary The tales of Hoffmann' is a unique and important film, both in the history of British cinema and in the history of interdisciplinary art-making. It is the first full-throttle presentation of an opera on screen: a Technicolor exploration of romance, fantasy, and failure, more danced than sung, all told without a single spoken word
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 114-115)
Notes Restricted: Printing from this resource is governed by The Legal Deposit Libraries (Non-Print Works) Regulations (UK) and UK copyright law currently in force. WlAbNL
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SUBJECT Tales of Hoffmann (Motion picture : 1951)
Tales of Hoffmann (Motion picture : 1951) fast
Subject Motion pictures and opera.
Films, cinema.
Film, TV & radio.
Motion pictures and opera
Form Electronic book
Author British Film Institute.
ISBN 9781137451217