Seventeen essays examine the career and films of director Stanley Kubrick from a variety of perspectives. Part I focuses on his early career, including his first newsreels, his photography for Look magazine, and his earliest films (Fear and Desire, Killer's Kiss). Part II examines his major or most popular films (Paths of Glory, The Shining, 2001: A Space Odyssey). Part III provides a thorough case study of Eyes Wide Shut, with four very different essays focusing on the film's use of sound, its representation of gender, its carnivalesque qualities, and its phenomenological nature. Finally, Part IV discusses Kubrick's ongoing legacy and his impact on contemporary filmmakers.A recent thesis points out that newspaper editors often use their photographersa#39; areas of interest in determining assignments.32 Given ... Look magazinea#39;s look, including the style of the photo-essay layouts, was the art directora#39;s responsibility. ... 35 The connection between the photo-essay form and motion pictures would not have escaped Kubrick, who spent his high school years watching eight films aanbsp;...
|Author||:||Gary D. Rhodes|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2007-12-13|