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The Resource Italian and Irish filmmakers in America : Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese, Lee Lourdeaux

Italian and Irish filmmakers in America : Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese, Lee Lourdeaux

Label
Italian and Irish filmmakers in America : Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese
Title
Italian and Irish filmmakers in America
Title remainder
Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese
Statement of responsibility
Lee Lourdeaux
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lourdeaux, Lee
Dewey number
791.43/65222
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.C35
LC item number
L68 1990
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ford, John
  • Capra, Frank
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Catholics in motion pictures
  • Italian Americans in motion pictures
  • Irish Americans in motion pictures
  • Ethnicity
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • USA
  • Italiener
  • Iren
Label
Italian and Irish filmmakers in America : Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese, Lee Lourdeaux
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 267-271
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-281) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Irish and Italian immigrants and the movies. Framing ethnic culture ; Filming ethnicity piecemeal : D.W. Griffith's women and other precedents -- Irish and Italian immigrant streotypes in the 1920s. Irish America pays a price for success ; Immigrant Italians for Anglo-American audiences -- John Ford and the landscapes of Irish America. An Irish-American idea of film production ; Urban Irish America : ethnic dangers and virtues ; Ireland remembered : the Holy Mother, Judas, and Mary Magdalene ; Faraway places with Irish types ; The wild west : Irish identity as American history -- Frank Capra and his Italian vision of America. The Italian success ethic in Capra's films ; The early years : Irish types and WASP women ; The mature years : Italian social ethics in anglo America ; The follow-through : an all-American ethnic story -- Francis Coppola and ethnic double vision. Growing up with the success ethic ; From angry Irish son to Italian-American mother ; Facing the self-destructive successful father ; The flight from Italian/American patriachy -- Martin Scorsese in Little Italy and greater Manhattan. Boyhood in Little Italy ; The Italian-American family on set ; Doing penance in the streets ; Outside Little Italy with an Italian-American conscience
Control code
ocm20453393
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 288 pages
Isbn
9781566390873
Lccn
89020396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20453393
Label
Italian and Irish filmmakers in America : Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese, Lee Lourdeaux
Publication
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 267-271
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-281) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Irish and Italian immigrants and the movies. Framing ethnic culture ; Filming ethnicity piecemeal : D.W. Griffith's women and other precedents -- Irish and Italian immigrant streotypes in the 1920s. Irish America pays a price for success ; Immigrant Italians for Anglo-American audiences -- John Ford and the landscapes of Irish America. An Irish-American idea of film production ; Urban Irish America : ethnic dangers and virtues ; Ireland remembered : the Holy Mother, Judas, and Mary Magdalene ; Faraway places with Irish types ; The wild west : Irish identity as American history -- Frank Capra and his Italian vision of America. The Italian success ethic in Capra's films ; The early years : Irish types and WASP women ; The mature years : Italian social ethics in anglo America ; The follow-through : an all-American ethnic story -- Francis Coppola and ethnic double vision. Growing up with the success ethic ; From angry Irish son to Italian-American mother ; Facing the self-destructive successful father ; The flight from Italian/American patriachy -- Martin Scorsese in Little Italy and greater Manhattan. Boyhood in Little Italy ; The Italian-American family on set ; Doing penance in the streets ; Outside Little Italy with an Italian-American conscience
Control code
ocm20453393
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xi, 288 pages
Isbn
9781566390873
Lccn
89020396
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)20453393

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