A Grammar of Cinepoiesis: Poetic Cameras of Italian Cinema

A Grammar of Cinepoiesis: Poetic Cameras of Italian Cinema

by Silvia Carlorosi


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This book explores the theoretical and practical modes of a cinema of poetry and examines how it breaks the convention of narrative in cinema.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781498509862
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc.
Publication date: 04/12/2019
Series: Cine-Aesthetics: New Directions in Film and Philosophy Series
Pages: 222
Product dimensions: 5.99(w) x 8.72(h) x 0.65(d)

About the Author

Silvia Carlorosi is adjunct professor at the City College of New York.

Table of Contents

Chapter I: Meter and Rhetoric: Leopardi's Poetry in Federico Fellini's La voce della luna Chapter II: "Im-Signs" and Free Indirect Subjective Pier Paolo Pasolini's Cinema of Poetry: Accattone and Mamma Roma Chapter III: Color and Focus: Michelangelo Antonioni's Il Deserto Rosso and Blow Up Chapter IV: Sound and Silence: Franco Piavoli's Il pianeta azzurro and Nostos Chapter V: Movement and Form: Matteo Garrone's Primo amore and Gomorra Epilogue: The Visual Power of Images Appendix I: An Interview with Franco Piavoli Appendix II: An Interview with Matteo Garrone

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