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Werner Herzog as Auteur (Part 2)

In a previous post I mentioned that auteur theory propounds the idea that some directors have such distinct styles that they may be considered the… 731 more words

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Werner Herzog as Auteur (Part 1)

In a previous post I mentioned that auteur theory propounds the idea that some directors have such distinct styles that they may be considered the… 290 more words

Film

Flex Gallery and the Work of Tag-Hartman Simkins

In response to a lack of public art opportunities during winter, on January 11th, I launched Flex Gallery, a mobile public art space located on my left arm. 1,642 more words

Contemporary Art

Film Theory Essay - Defining an Auteur: A Consistent Visual and Cinematic Style

Focus: Auteur Theory
Theme: Discuss the shifting historical and theoretical approaches to auteur theory

Question:
To what extent does a consistent visual style contribute to a filmmaker being classed as an auteur?
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MDA3200 - Film Theory

Identity is Everything

In the film industry identity is everything.

The question that remains is how do we combine our work, our vision of the world with the economics of a marketplace? 391 more words

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Nouvelle Vague: theory = practice

There is a set cliched prejudice concerning theory/practice opposition: one cannot be professional and successful both in theory and practice, one is either a thinker or a doer and no compromise is possible. 880 more words

Whose Film? Auteur Theory Condensed.

The idea of an auteur in film-making has been around since 1954 when Fran├žois Truffaut wrote a criticism of traditional French film evaluation in Cahiers du Cinema (a French film magazine). 334 more words

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