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Child of Paradise - a book by Turk, Edward Baron

Child of Paradise

Marcel Carné and the Golden Age of French Cinema

Child of Paradise( )
Author: Turk, Edward Baron
Series title:Harvard Film Studies
Publication Date:Oct 2013
Publisher:Harvard University Press
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $65.00
Book Description:

Marcel Carné symbolizes the period, approximately 1930-1945, when French cinema recaptured the creative vitality and prestige it had relinquished almost completely to the American film industry. The first critical biography of this director of classic films, including the epic historical romance Les Enfants du paradis (Children of Paradise), relates the saga of Carné's meteoric rise in the 1930s and his decline from critical grace after the war.

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Detailed Subjects: Performing Arts / Individual Director
Biography & Autobiography / General
Book Weight:2.125 Pounds

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