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On film: unpopular essays on a popular art.

Chicago, Quadrangle Books, 1972.
ISBN 0812901886, 9780812901887

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Subjects Motion pictures.
Description xx, 428 pages 22 cm
Copyright Date 1972.
Notes Includes bibliographical references.
Also issued online.
Contents Our local idioms -- Footnote to a cinematic primer -- Adventures in film-watching -- "Hardly a man is now alive": Monologue on a Nazi film -- Fugue of faces: A Danish film and some photographs -- The Japanese film: Inquiries and inferences -- La Strada: Cinematic intersections -- A festival of art films -- Love, death, and the "foreign" film--1957 -- Long voyage home with John Ford -- International film scene: Asia, Italy, and Mexico -- A condemned man escapes: Five films on the subject -- The hidden fortress: Kurosawa's comic mode -- From The sound of silence -- The moral cinema: Notes on some recent Italian films -- European film notebook -- Eisenstein's third eye: "The Swede" -- Of night, fire, and water -- Kinds of loving in the international film -- Program notes for two classics -- Nostalgia of the infinite: Notes on Chirico, Antonioni, Resnais -- After Bergman ... -- Films to confirm the poets -- One man's film festival -- The Italian film: Left hand, right hand --- The wilderness art of Arne Sucksdorff -- Some Obiter Dicta on recent French films -- Films from the perimeter -- The verge and after: Film by 1966 -- Three film-makers revisit themselves -- International film: Tensions and pretensions -- Poetry, politics, and pornography -- London film chronicle: Variation on a personal theme -- I've been reading these film critics -- Children and fools -- War games: Work in progress -- Film chronicle: Notes on the compulsive revolution -- Films from Hungary and Brazil -- Parentheses for reviews never written. Knife in the water ; Harsh awakenings ; My first love -- Thoughts after attending another film society Bunuel series -- Some American films: A modest proposal -- "A sad tale's best for winter": On re-seeing The third man -- The brave American.
Network Numbers (OCoLC)388894
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WorldCat Identities Young, Vernon, 1912-1986.
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