Tim Burton

Autore: Ronald S. Magliozzi
Editore: The Museum of Modern Art
ISBN: 9780870707605
Grandezza: 23,66 MB
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Published to accompany a major retrospective at the Museum of Modern Art, an accessible chronicle of the Academy Award-winning filmmaker's creative process includes early childhood drawings, moving-image stills, puppets, storyboards and other examples of his work as a graphic artist from non-film projects.

Burton On Burton

Autore: Tim Burton
Editore: Faber & Faber
ISBN: 0571248713
Grandezza: 64,22 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
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Tim Burton is one of the great modern-day visionaries of cinema, a director who has fabricated his own deliciously nightmarish universe in movies as extraordinary as Beetlejuice, Edward Scissorhands, Mars Attacks! and The Nightmare before Christmas - not to mention his twisted takes on the tales of Batman, Sleepy Hollow and Planet of the Apes. Following the release of his re-imagining of Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory with long-time comrade Johnny Depp (who also provides a new foreword here), this updated and fully illustrated new edition of the definitive Burton interview book casts light on Burton's Burbank childhood, his early work at Disney, the recurrent themes and stunning designs of his movies, and the creative obsessions that fuel them.

The Art Of Tim Burton

ISBN: 9781935539032
Grandezza: 58,25 MB
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The Philosophy Of Tim Burton

Autore: Jennifer L. McMahon
Editore: University Press of Kentucky
ISBN: 0813144639
Grandezza: 56,96 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
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Director and producer Tim Burton impresses audiences with stunning visuals, sinister fantasy worlds, and characters whose personalities are strange and yet familiar. Drawing inspiration from sources as varied as Lewis Carroll, Salvador Dalí, Washington Irving, and Dr. Seuss, Burton's creations frequently elicit both alarm and wonder. Whether crafting an offbeat animated feature, a box-office hit, a collection of short fiction, or an art exhibition, Burton pushes the envelope, and he has emerged as a powerful force in contemporary popular culture. In The Philosophy of Tim Burton, a distinguished group of scholars examines the philosophical underpinnings and significance of the director's oeuvre, investigating films such as Batman (1989), Edward Scissorhands (1990), The Nightmare before Christmas (1993), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Big Fish (2003), Sweeney Todd (2007), Alice in Wonderland (2010), and Dark Shadows (2012). The essays in this volume explore Burton's distinctive style, often disturbing content, and popular appeal through three thematic lenses: identity, views on authority, and aesthetic vision. Covering topics ranging from Burton's fascination with Victorian ideals, to his celebration of childhood, to his personal expression of the fantastic, the contributors highlight the filmmaker's peculiar narrative style and his use of unreal settings to prompt heightened awareness of the world we inhabit. The Philosophy of Tim Burton offers a penetrating and provocative look at one of Hollywood's most influential auteurs.

How To Analyze The Films Of Tim Burton

Autore: Sun Hee Teresa Lee
Editore: ABDO
ISBN: 1617876380
Grandezza: 77,69 MB
Formato: PDF, Kindle
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This title explores the creative works of famous director Tim Burton. Films analyzed include Batman, Edward Scissorhands, Sweeney Todd, and Alice in Wonderland. Clear, comprehensive text gives background biographical information of Burton. "You Critique It" feature invites readers to analyze other creative works on their own. A table of contents, timeline, list of works, resources, source notes, glossary, and an index are also included. Essential Critiques is a series in Essential Library, an imprint of ABDO Publishing Company.

Tim Burton

Autore: Jim Smith
Editore: Virgin Pub
ISBN: 9780753512784
Grandezza: 39,72 MB
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Tim Burton is one of the most respected and commercially successful American filmmakers working today. His work has demonstrated astounding versatility, from box office successes like Batman and Sleepy Hollow to smaller, more personal films like Ed Wood. This indispensable guide examines Burton’s directorial career, from his CalArts shorts to recent blockbusters, as well as such side projects as The Nightmare Before Christmas and his animated Internet series, Stainboy. The book features a wealth of old and new interviews with key figures and is the essential reference guide to Burton.

Tim Burton

Autore: Johnson Cheu
Editore: McFarland
ISBN: 0786498005
Grandezza: 72,84 MB
Formato: PDF, Mobi
Vista: 278
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Since his early days at Disney, Tim Burton has shown a unique talent and vision. His writing and directing credits range from big-budget features such as Batman (1989) and Batman Returns (1992), to the comically grisly The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993) and Corpse Bride (2005), to the twisted fairy tale Edward Scissorhands (1990), to literary adaptations like Big Fish (2003), Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005) and Sweeney Todd (2007). Though his name has become synonymous with the macabre and the odd, Burton's films often reveal and champion the flawed human in us all. This collection of new essays brings together scholarship on many of his popular films, adaptations, and innovations in stop-motion animation and his collaborative relationship with actor Johnny Depp, providing an in-depth exploration of one of the most prominent figures on the pop culture landscape in recent decades.

Tim Burton

Autore: Helmut Merschmann
Editore: Titan Books (UK)
Grandezza: 72,53 MB
Formato: PDF, ePub
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This is an examination of film-maker Tim Burton's diverse body of work. Ranging from the 1982 short Vincent to 2000's Sleepy Hollow, his work includes animated projects, offbeat fantasies and big-budget extravaganzas, all of which explore his fascination with the darker side of human nature.

Masters Of Cinema Tim Burton

Autore: Aurélien Ferenczi
Editore: Phaidon Press
ISBN: 9782866425685
Grandezza: 41,24 MB
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Orson Welles (USA, 1915-1985) was a complete auteur, a brilliant director and scriptwriter, a prodigious actor of memorable physique and a figure of legend. He began his directing career in 1940, at the age of twenty-five, with Citizen Kane, an undisputed, ground-breaking masterpiece of cinema history. Welles’ stature as a baroque, impetuous and profoundly free artist made the studios uncomfortable. He had control of every detail on the twelve feature films he was able to make, including Lady from Shanghai with Rita Hayworth (1947), Touch of Evil with Charlton Heston (1958), adaptations of Shakespeare’s plays including Macbeth (1948) and Othello (1952) and Kafka’s The Trial (1962). Orson Welles remains a unique figure in cinema history and a real source of inspiration for future generations of film-makers.

Direct Conversations The Animated Films Of Tim Burton Foreword By Tim Burton

Autore: Tim Lammers
Editore: eBookIt.com
ISBN: 1456620843
Grandezza: 63,22 MB
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Throughout his career, movie journalist Tim Lammers has talked with director Tim Burton and the key players who helped bring the stop-motion films The Nightmare Before Christmas, Corpse Bride, and Frankenweenie to life. Now for the first time, Lammers has assembled the stories from Burton and his band of creatives all in one place. In Direct Conversations: The Animated Films of Tim Burton, you will not only hear from Burton, but Danny Elfman, Chris Sarandon, Allison Abbate, Martin Landau, Elijah Wood, Atticus Shaffer, Helena Bonham Carter, Alan Rickman, the late Ray Harryhausen, and more. The release of Direct Conversations: The Animated Films of Tim Burton comes as the 1993 classic The Nightmare Before Christmas celebrates its 20th anniversary. Direct Conversations: The Animated Films of Tim Burton also includes a foreword by Tim Burton.