Item description for Cinema Now by Andrew Bailey & Paul Duncan...
The DNA of cinema: the most innovative and influential filmmakers in the world today Like all art forms, film is a media as powerful as weapons of mass destruction; the only difference is that war destroys and film inspires. ?Nicolas Winding Refn Cinema Now examines the work and key themes of 60 filmmakers working around the world today, from the cream of the crop of young Hollywood to the new wave of Asian mavericks to burgeoning auteurs from Europe and Latin America. Watch Pedro Almod?var at work. Immerse yourself in the stunning imagery of Wong Kar-Wai. Feel the emotional impact of the films of Alejandro Gonz?lez I??rritu and Carlos Reygadas. Live in the strange worlds of Guy Maddin, Matthew Barney, and Tsai Ming-Liang. Cinema Now is packed with stunning full-color photos and exclusive on-set photography supplied by the filmmakers, and even comes with a supplementary DVD containing exclusive short films, extracts, trailers, and much more. The following filmmakers are confirmed: Fatih Akin, Pedro Almod?var, Andrea Arnold, Darren Aronofsky, Jacques Audiard, Siddiq Barmak, Matthew Barney, Bong Joon-Ho, Catherine Breillat, Craig Brewer, Laurent Cantet, Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Stephen Chow, Sofia Coppola, Alfonso Cuar?n, Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne, Guillermo del Toro, Marc Dornford-May, Bruno Dumont, Atom Egoyan, Paul Greengrass, Alejandro Gonz?lez I??rritu, Lucile Hadzihalilovic, Michael Haneke, Mary Harron, Todd Haynes, Hou Hsiao-Hsien, Spike Jonze, Miranda July, Lodge Kerrigan, Kim Ki-Duk, Guy Maddin, Terrence Malick, Michael Mann, Neil Marshall, Lucrecia Martel, Fernando Meirelles, John Cameron Mitchell, Lukas Moodysson, Anders Morgenthaler, Christopher Nolan, Gy?rgy P?lfy, ParkChan-Wook, Alexander Payne, Cristi Puiu, Pen-ek Ratanaruang, Carlos Reygadas, Jo?o Pedro Rodrigues, Robert Rodriguez, Pavel Ruminov, David O. Russell, Cate Shortland, Jonny To, Tsai Ming-Liang, Tom Tykwer, Gus Van Sant, Apichatpong Weerasethakul, Nicolas Winding Refn, Wong Kar-Wai, Zhang Yimou
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 1.25" Width: 8" Height: 10" Weight: 4.55 lbs.
Release Date Nov 1, 2007
ISBN 3822856363 ISBN13 9783822856369
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More About Andrew Bailey & Paul Duncan
Andrew Bailey is an Associate Professor in the Philosophy Department at the University of Guelph, Ontario, Canada.
Andrew Bailey was born in 1969 and has an academic affiliation as follows - University of Guelph.
Reviews - What do customers think about Cinema Now?
Great visual book Jul 27, 2008
The quality of the print and pictures is amazing.
some photographs ive never seen before are shown and its a good fat clean book to have!
great like all things taschen.
Great Book! Jan 7, 2008
I actually purchased this book as a gift for a friend who is a cinema buff. We talked at length about the book, and he was quite pleased. If you are a person who enjoys the finer points about the movie industry, this book is a must have. Highly recommended!