By Geoffrey Cocks,James Diedrick,Glenn Perusek
Director of a few of the main debatable motion pictures of the 20 th century, Stanley Kubrick created a name as a Hollywood outsider in addition to a cinematic genius. His various but really small oeuvre—he directed purely 13 movies in the course of a occupation that spanned greater than 4 decades—covers a wide diversity of the topics that formed his century and maintains to form the twenty-first: battle and crime, gender family and sophistication clash, racism, and the destiny of person business enterprise in an international of accelerating social surveillance and control.
In Depth of Field, prime screenwriters and students study Kubrick's motion pictures from various views. They research such groundbreaking classics as Dr. Strangelove and 2001: an area Odyssey and later motion pictures whose severe reputations are nonetheless in flux. Depth of Field ends with 3 viewpoints on Kubrick's ultimate movie, Eyes large Shut, putting it within the contexts of movie historical past, the background and thought of psychoanalysis, and the sociology of intercourse and gear. Probing Kubrick's complete physique of labor, Depth of Field is the 1st actually multidisciplinary learn of 1 of the main cutting edge and arguable filmmakers of the 20 th century.
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Depth of Field: Stanley Kubrick, Film, and the Uses of History (Wisconsin Film Studies) by Geoffrey Cocks,James Diedrick,Glenn Perusek