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Fellini

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John Baxter, in this first major biography of the director (and the first since his death), limns the life and career of a man who made dreams and lies into great films. He was a man deeply disturbed, who proved that with genius came hardness: Fellini elicited extraordinary work from all around him, but bridled when their fame approached his; constantly won love he was ...more
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Published by St. Martin's Press (first published January 1st 1993)
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Para el feliz fan de Fellini, la biografía está organizada como debía ser, sobre el eje de cada film a partir del segundo tercio del libro. Se disfruta y goza pero sólo habiendo visto antes los filmes. En fin, la vida de un personaje extraño, casi ficticio, y premiado precisamente por eso.
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John Baxter (born 1939 in Randwick, New South Wales) is an Australian-born writer, journalist, and film-maker.

Baxter has lived in Britain and the United States as well as in his native Sydney, but has made his home in Paris since 1989, where he is married to the film-maker Marie-Dominique Montel. They have one daughter, Louise.

He began writing science fiction in the early 1960s for New Worlds, Sci
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