The Cinema of Terry Gilliam

Terry Gilliam has been making movies for more than forty years, and this volume analyses a selection of his thrilling directorial work, from his early films with Monty Python to The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnussus (2009).

The Cinema of Terry Gilliam

Terry Gilliam has been making movies for more than forty years, and this volume analyses a selection of his thrilling directorial work, from his early films with Monty Python to The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnussus (2009). This collection argues that when Gilliam makes a movie, he goes to war: against Hollywood caution and convention.

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The Cinema of Terry Gilliam
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jeff Birkenstein, Anna Froula, Karen Randell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-09 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Terry Gilliam has been making movies for more than forty years, and this volume analyses a selection of his thrilling directorial work, from his early films with Monty Python to The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnussus (2009). This collection argues that when Gilliam makes a movie, he goes to war: against
The Cinema of Terry Gilliam, Or I Like New York in June
Language: en
Pages: 176
Authors: Michael Mahlon Findtner
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995 - Publisher:

Books about The Cinema of Terry Gilliam, Or I Like New York in June
The Cinema of Terry Gilliam
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Jeff Birkenstein, Anna Froula, Karen Randell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-23 - Publisher: Columbia University Press

Terry Gilliam has been making movies for more than forty years, and this volume analyzes a selection of his thrilling directorial work, from his early films with Monty Python to The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnussus (2009). The frenetic genius, auteur, and social critic continues to create indelible images on screen--if,
Masters of the Grotesque
Language: en
Pages: 219
Authors: Schuy R. Weishaar
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-10-12 - Publisher: McFarland

The concepts and theories surrounding the aesthetic category of the grotesque are explored in this book by pursuing their deployment in the films of American auteurs Tim Burton, Terry Gilliam, the Coen Brothers and David Lynch. The author argues that interpreting these directors' films through the lens of the grotesque
Far from Equilibrium
Language: en
Pages: 632
Authors: Anthony William Hood
Categories: Motion pictures
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher:

Examines Terry Gilliam's cinema via his interest in systems: mechanical, philosophical, aesthetic, mythological and scientific. Argues for Gilliam as in interpreter of the late twentieth century experience, his films interweaving contemporary theory with archaic lore in dramatisation of the ongoing quest to apprehend the world's processes.