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Intermedial Dialogues: The French New Wave and the Other Arts

Marion Schmid


Casting fresh light on one of the most important movements in film history, Intermedial Dialogues: The French New Wave and the Other Arts is the first comprehensive study of the New Wave's relationship with the older arts. Traversing the fields of literature, theatre, painting, architecture and photography, and drawing on André Bazin alongside recent theories of intermediality, it investigates the 'impure', intermedial aesthetics of New Wave cinema. Filmmakers under discussion include critics-turned-directors François Truffaut, Eric Rohmer, Jean-Luc Godard, Jacques Rivette and Claude Chabrol, ... More

Keywords: French New Wave, relationship with other arts, intermediality, impure cinema, Cahiers du cinéma directors, Left Bank Group, history of French cinema

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2019 Print ISBN-13: 9781474410632
Published to Edinburgh Scholarship Online: January 2020 DOI:10.3366/edinburgh/9781474410632.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Marion Schmid, author
University of Edinburgh