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By Michael O'Pray

Avant-Garde movie: types, topics and Passions examines the range of issues and practices that experience comprised the lengthy background of avant-garde movie at a degree acceptable for undergraduate research. It covers the advancements of experimental film-making because the modernist explosion within the Nineteen Twenties in Europe via to the Soviet movie experiments, the yankee Underground cinema and the French New Wave, structuralism and modern gallery paintings of the younger British artists. via in-depth case-studies, the publication introduces scholars not just to the background of the avant-garde but in addition to various analytical methods to the movies themselves - starting from abstraction (Richter, Ruttmann) to surreal visions (Bunuel, Wyn Evans), underground subversion (Jack Smith, Warhol) to experimental narrative (Deren and Antonioni).

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