A Companion to Pedro Almódovar (Wiley Blackwell Companions by Marvin D'Lugo,Kathleen M. Vernon PDF

By Marvin D'Lugo,Kathleen M. Vernon

Edited by way of major experts at the topic, and bringing jointly a stellar forged of individuals, this designated appraisal of Pedro Almodóvar’s certain cinematic paintings examines the subjects, kind, and aesthetics of his oeuvre and locates it within the context of the profound cultural adjustments in Spain because the 1970s.

  • Brings jointly a stellar solid of members from around the globe  together with famous and tested experts in addition to gifted more youthful scholars
  • Features contributions by means of Spanish movie historians, the place reviews of Almodóvar’s paintings were underrepresented within the educational literature
  • Deploys new ways to the research of movie authorship by means of exploring contextual matters comparable to Almodóvar’s transnational allure and the political dimensions of his works
  • Traces the director’s fruitful collaborations within the parts of artwork and layout, type and music

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