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The Cinema of Lars Von Trier: Authenticity and Artifice (Directors' Cuts)

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Lars von Trier is one of the most controversial figures of contemporary European cinema. This volume analyzes the themes and motifs of the director's work and the changes he has brought to modern film. Ever since he founded the back-to-basics Dogme philosophy of filmmaking in 1995, von Trier's name has been tied to taboo-breaking cinema. He consistently courts media contro ...more
Paperback, 224 pages
Published March 1st 2008 by Wallflower Press (first published November 1st 2007)
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