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The Resource John Ford in focus : essays on the filmmaker's life and work, edited by Kevin L. Stoehr and Michael C. Connolly

John Ford in focus : essays on the filmmaker's life and work, edited by Kevin L. Stoehr and Michael C. Connolly

Label
John Ford in focus : essays on the filmmaker's life and work
Title
John Ford in focus
Title remainder
essays on the filmmaker's life and work
Statement of responsibility
edited by Kevin L. Stoehr and Michael C. Connolly
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection of essays offers a comprehensive examination of his life and career. Part one provides an overview of Ford's importance in the early development of cinema. Part two focuses on Ford's personal life. Part three explores theories that explain why Ford's movies have sparked such interest, debate, and enjoyment among Hollywood film critics and the cinema community"--Provided by publisher
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
791.4302/33092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.F65
LC item number
J645 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1967-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Stoehr, Kevin L.
  • Connolly, Michael C
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Ford, John
Label
John Ford in focus : essays on the filmmaker's life and work, edited by Kevin L. Stoehr and Michael C. Connolly
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A tribute to John Ford / Peter Bogdanovich -- John Ford in the twenty-first century / Scott Eyman -- Ford and the romantic tradition / Charles Silver -- A bull is reared on Munjoy Hill / Michael C. Connolly -- John Ford / Maidhc P. Ó Conaola (Mike P. Connolly), translated by Kenneth E. Nilsen -- John Ford and the Feeney family of Galway and Portland / Matthew Jude Barker -- The John Ford tour / Margaret Feeney LaCombe -- John Ford's arrival in Hollywood / Dan Ford -- Reflections on the Battle of Midway : an interview with John Ford (August 17, 1943) -- We shot d-day on Omaha Beach / Peter Martin -- John Ford's use of Gaelic in The quiet man / Kenneth E. Nilsen -- "If you can call it an art--" / Tom Paulus -- Beyond the blessings of civilization / Robert C. Sickels -- John Ford's festive comedy / William C. Dowling -- The quiet man and the boxing film / Leger Grindon -- Ways of knowing / Tom Paulus -- Populist motifs in John Ford's films / Roy Grundmann -- Heroism, faith, and idealism in 7 women and other films by John Ford / Kevin L. Stoehr
Control code
ocn168723133
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 234 p.
Isbn
9780786432158
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007036503
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786432158
  • (OCoLC)168723133
Label
John Ford in focus : essays on the filmmaker's life and work, edited by Kevin L. Stoehr and Michael C. Connolly
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
A tribute to John Ford / Peter Bogdanovich -- John Ford in the twenty-first century / Scott Eyman -- Ford and the romantic tradition / Charles Silver -- A bull is reared on Munjoy Hill / Michael C. Connolly -- John Ford / Maidhc P. Ó Conaola (Mike P. Connolly), translated by Kenneth E. Nilsen -- John Ford and the Feeney family of Galway and Portland / Matthew Jude Barker -- The John Ford tour / Margaret Feeney LaCombe -- John Ford's arrival in Hollywood / Dan Ford -- Reflections on the Battle of Midway : an interview with John Ford (August 17, 1943) -- We shot d-day on Omaha Beach / Peter Martin -- John Ford's use of Gaelic in The quiet man / Kenneth E. Nilsen -- "If you can call it an art--" / Tom Paulus -- Beyond the blessings of civilization / Robert C. Sickels -- John Ford's festive comedy / William C. Dowling -- The quiet man and the boxing film / Leger Grindon -- Ways of knowing / Tom Paulus -- Populist motifs in John Ford's films / Roy Grundmann -- Heroism, faith, and idealism in 7 women and other films by John Ford / Kevin L. Stoehr
Control code
ocn168723133
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
x, 234 p.
Isbn
9780786432158
Isbn Type
(softcover : alk. paper)
Lccn
2007036503
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780786432158
  • (OCoLC)168723133

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