Download PDF by Karen McNally: Billy Wilder, Movie-Maker: Critical Essays on the Films

By Karen McNally

Billy Wilder’s paintings continues to be a masterful mix of incisive social observation, expert writing and directing, and unashamed leisure worth. one in every of Hollywood’s preferable émigré filmmakers, Wilder holds a key place in movie historical past through movies that signify a posh mirrored image of his ecu roots and American cultural affects. This wide-ranging selection of essays via a global workforce of students examines the importance of Wilder’s filmmaking from a number of unique views. attractive with problems with style, undefined, illustration and nationwide tradition, the quantity presents clean insights into Wilder’s movies and opens up his paintings to extra exploration.

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