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The Auteur Theory

The term ‘Auteur’ translates to ‘author’ in French but in English it holds a different meaning. I decided to ‘Google’ it so I could get an accurate definition, so I’ll just put that below. 224 more words

Auteur Theory

FILM THINK All auteurists are cinephiles

In a May 2014 post, Godard and Other Reading, Girish flags up Caboose’s publication of an English translation of Godard’s 1978 Montreal Lectures, Introduction to a True History of Cinema and Television, quoting translator Timothy Barnard: 1,248 more words


The Lady Vanishes and Auteur Theory


Hitchcock’s 1938 film The Lady Vanishes is a classic. It’s also the only Hitchcock film on Netflix, which is unfortunate. It’s about a conspiracy to kill an old woman on a train, who ends up being a spy. 488 more words