In the fall of , whilst The Birds was in post-production, François Truffaut carried out extensive interviews with Alfred Hitchcock at his offices at Universal. “El cine según Hitchcock” es la recopilación de una serie de entrevistas que el famoso director y actor francés François Truffaut le hizo al genio británico durante. This Page is automatically generated based on what Facebook users are interested in, and not affiliated with or endorsed by anyone associated with the topic.

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I always try to tell a story in the cinematic way, through a succession of shots and bits of film in between. What make “Good evening, students of the macabre.

The book is brimming with photographs of his films and also of Hitchcock working on set. El libro nace de la cinefilia francesa.

It’s amazing to witness Ah let his guard down, and thus enable both to critically examine every film he made. E’ impressionante come Francois Truffaut, in una serie di sedute fiume, abbia intervistato Hitchcock mostrando una preparazione stupefacente su ogni singolo fotogramma di tutta la filmografia del regista inglese. It can inspire them to see the medium as a realm of possibility.

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Hitchcock and Truffaut discuss every film. This is film school in book form. Notorious interestingly both Hitchcock and Ingmar Bergman comment on the female lead of that picture — Ingrid Bergman — being an exceptionally difficult actress to work with and Rear Window. The details are spectacular and would have been lost in the garish splash of blood if color had been present. Some critics of this book have indicated that Truffaut was too kind to Hitchcock, that he agreed too readily with his opinions, that he couched his questions gently, but what the heck?


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Because he’d ostensibly offered up a piece of fun entertainment and then, without warning, shoved the audience’s face in the brutality of life. But the bus is caught in traffic due to that parade and the suspense builds and builds and builds until the bomb goes off, killing everyone on the bus.

He has always been interested in movies, but mostly recent movies so this summer under the guise of This was a revised edition that includes an addendum by Truffaut after Hitchcock’s death in E non avevo ancora letto questo libro. Never have I read a book so f Alfred Hitchcock is considered to be one of the best directors of all time but that wasn’t always the case.

They recorded over fifty hours of tape over several days and ihtchcock result is this book. And hitchcpck Hitchcock fans, myself included, there are lots of behind-the-scenes trivia bits that will delight hitchcpck inform. Full review, with photos and lots and lots of quotes, can be found here: Hitchcock was famous for his blondes.

Jitchcock gem to have. Hitchcock cared ONLY about the visual and the set pieces, while the actors were just there to move it along.

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Retrieved 16 September Rebecca Foreign Correspondent Mr. There’s also a good deal about how he handled dialogue – less is more; and the fact he continually was trying to ‘show’ the story, not ‘tell it.

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As I already said, Truffaut didn’t agree with Hitch on everything, but I enjoyed reading about two men who obviously liked and respected one another, and yet could disagree on certain points and just keep on going: The interviews took place over the course of a week in an office at Universal Studios and due to a language barrier there was a translator — Helen Scott — entrevisfas served as the communication bridge between etrevistas two great directors. Retrieved 11 August At times Truffaut gets a bit stuffy and opinionated and corrective of the choices Hitch Always heralded as one of THE great books on cinema and the best, supposedly, on Hitchcock, these documented interview sessions with the great French director Francois Truffaut and Alfred Hitchcock is as good as reported.


To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. A wonderful birthday present that i devoured from beginning to end. His eyes were of course riveted to the screen. His famous quote, in fact, is — “It’s only a movie.

I will always love him and I really hope I will get to watch all of his movies. He thought the perfect and most entrevvistas of women were the English girls who’d appear to be so correct on the surface, but could turn into a tiger in, of all places, a taxicab.

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trurfaut I mean the visual needs and limitations of telling a story on film. Interviews with Alfred Hitchcock Articles with multimedia. Don’t TELL it to us. I was making a living designing and building backdrops for visual merchandising and doing display windows in San Antonio, as well as commissioned works of art, when I found an early edition of Truffaut’s interview with Hitchcock and got my first idea of how films were made.

El cine según Hitchcock

It is an historical document of the film world. Sex on the screen should be suspenseful, I feel. Reading this book will help them find that understanding.