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By Paul Schrader

The acclaimed director of Mishima, American Gigolo, challenging center, Blue Collar, Cat humans also the screenwriter for Taxi Driver, Paul Schrader the following analyzes the movie type of 3 nice directors—Yasajiro Ozu, Robert Bresson, Carl Dreyer—and posits a typical dramatic language through those artists from divergent cultures. in contrast to the fashion of mental realism, which dominates movie, the transcendental sort expresses a non secular kingdom with austere camerawork, performing without self-consciousness, and modifying that avoids editorial remark. this significant booklet is an unique contribution to movie research and a key paintings by means of one among our so much looking out administrators and writers.

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