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Title Avant-doc : intersections of documentary and avant-garde cinema / Scott MacDonald
Published Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, [2015]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  070.18 Mac/Adi  AVAILABLE
Description viii, 455 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents Introduction -- Annette Michelson -- Robert Gardner -- Ed Pincus (and Jane Pincus, Lucia Small) -- Alfred Guzzetti -- Ross McElwee -- Nina Davenport -- Leonard Retel Helmrich -- Jonathan Caouette -- Pawel Wojtasik -- Michael Glawogger -- Susana De Sousa Dias -- Amie Siegel (on DDR/DDR) -- Alexander Olch (on The Windmill Movie) -- Arthur and Jennifer Smith (on Ice Bears of the Beaufort) -- Betzy Bromberg (on Voluptuous Sleep) -- Jennifer Proctor (on A Movie by Jen Proctor) -- Jane Gillooly (on Suitcase of Love and Shame) -- Godfrey Reggio (on Visitors) -- Todd Haynes -- Sensory ethnography: Ilisa Barbash and Lucien Castaing-Taylor (on In and Out of Africa and Sweetgrass) -- Lucien Castaing-Taylor (on his installation work) -- Lucien Castaing-Taylor (on "Sensory ethnography") Lucien Castaing-Taylor and Véréna Paravel (on Leviathan) -- Stephanie Spray and Pacho Velez (on Manakamana)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 435-442) and index
Includes filmography
Subject Documentary films -- History and criticism.
Experimental films -- History and criticism.
Motion picture producers and directors -- Interviews.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Author MacDonald, Scott, 1942- interviewer
LC no. 2014006115
ISBN 9780199388707 (hardback)
0199388709 (hardback)
9780199388714 (paperback)
0199388717 (paperback)