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Powell and Pressburger: A Cinema of Magic Spaces (Cinema and Society)

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The filmmaking partnership of Michael Powell and Emeric Pressburger was one of the most remarkable and visionary in cinema. They made an extraordinary range of films, from The Spy in Black and The Life and Death of Colonel Blimp to A Canterbury Tale and The Red Shoes. With champions like Martin Scorsese and Francis Ford Coppola, and revived critical interest worldwide, the ...more
Hardcover, 288 pages
Published June 11th 2005 by I. B. Tauris (first published January 1st 2005)
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A Cinema of Magic Spaces is intensely interesting, and intellectually stimulating without being "too academic." I especially liked the two chapters on post-war gender roles as seen through Archers films.

Also, the bibliography made me drool a little.
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