Download e-book for iPad: A Companion to Steven Spielberg (Wiley Blackwell Companions by Nigel Morris

By Nigel Morris

ISBN-10: 111872691X

ISBN-13: 9781118726914

A better half to Steven Spielberg presents an authoritative assortment of essays exploring the achievements and legacy of 1 of the main influential movie administrators of the fashionable era.

  • Offers finished assurance of Spielberg’s directorial output, from early works together with Duel, The Sugarland Express, and Jaws, to fresh films
  • Explores Spielberg’s contribution to the improvement of visible results and computing device video games, in addition to the severe and renowned reception of his films
  • Topics comprise in-depth analyses of Spielberg’s topics, sort, and filming options; advertisement and cultural importance of the Spielberg ‘brand’ and his parallel occupation as a manufacturer; and collaborative initiatives with artists and composers
  • Brings jointly a global staff of popular students and emergent voices, balancing a number of views and important approaches
  • Creates a well timed and illuminating source which recognizes the paradox and complexity of Spielberg’s paintings, and displays its expanding significance to movie scholarship  

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