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My Only Great Passion: The Life and Films of Carl Th. Dreyer

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In an industry that celebrates extravagance and showmanship, Danish film director Carl Th. Dreyer was a rarity, a man who guarded his privacy fiercely and believed that film provided a way to understand human nature by focusing on the individual person. Best known for his 1928 film The Passion of Joan of Arc, dominated by its emotionally harrowing close-ups of Joan during ...more
Hardcover, 368 pages
Published July 28th 2000 by Scarecrow Press (first published July 1st 2000)
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Dreyer is THE master. I need to read this again.
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Only read this for my Danish film class, but it was an enjoyable read
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