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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
Summary
""This penetrating study examines how these filmmakers confronted their cultural heritage and used it as a counterpoint to their depiction of mainstream America.""--American CinematographerIn this unique film history, Lee Lourdeaux traces the impact of Irish and Italian cultures on four major American directors and their work. Defining the core values and tensions within each culture, and especially focusing on the influence of American Catholicism, he presents John Ford, Frank Capra, Francis Coppola, and Martin Scorsese as ethnic Americans and film artists. Lourdeaux shows each filmma
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Lourdeaux, Lee
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
  • filmographies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ford, John
  • Capra, Frank
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Ford, John
  • Capra, Frank
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Capra, Frank
  • Coppola, Francis Ford
  • Ford, John
  • Scorsese, Martin
  • Ford, John (Regisseur)
  • 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
  • Catholiques au cinéma
  • Américains d'origine italienne au cinéma
  • Américains d'origine irlandaise au cinéma
  • Ethnicité
  • Producteurs et réalisateurs de cinéma
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • SOCIAL SCIENCE
  • Catholics in motion pictures
  • Ethnicity
  • Irish Americans in motion pictures
  • Italian Americans in motion pictures
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • United States
  • Filmregisseurs
  • Films
  • Etnisch bewustzijn
  • Regisseur
  • Film
  • USA
  • Italiener
  • Iren
Label
Italian and Irish filmmakers in America : Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese, Lee Lourdeaux
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 267-271
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-281) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Design of the Book; CHAPTER 1: Irish and Italian Immigrants and the Movies; CHAPTER 2: Irish and Italian Immigrant Stereotypes in the 1920s; CHAPTER 3: John Ford and the Landscapes of Irish America; CHAPTER 4: Frank Capra and His Italian Vision of America; CHAPTER 5: Francis Coppola and Ethnic Double Vision; CHAPTER 6: Martin Scorsese in Little Italy and Greater Manhattan; List of Films; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn646816214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780877226970
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt140bwvr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646816214
Label
Italian and Irish filmmakers in America : Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese, Lee Lourdeaux
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
  • Filmography: pages 267-271
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 273-281) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Acknowledgments; Introduction: The Design of the Book; CHAPTER 1: Irish and Italian Immigrants and the Movies; CHAPTER 2: Irish and Italian Immigrant Stereotypes in the 1920s; CHAPTER 3: John Ford and the Landscapes of Irish America; CHAPTER 4: Frank Capra and His Italian Vision of America; CHAPTER 5: Francis Coppola and Ethnic Double Vision; CHAPTER 6: Martin Scorsese in Little Italy and Greater Manhattan; List of Films; Selected Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn646816214
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 288 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780877226970
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt140bwvr
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)646816214

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