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The Resource It's all true : Orson Welles's Pan-American Odyssey, Catherine L. Benamou

It's all true : Orson Welles's Pan-American Odyssey, Catherine L. Benamou

Label
It's all true : Orson Welles's Pan-American Odyssey
Title
It's all true
Title remainder
Orson Welles's Pan-American Odyssey
Statement of responsibility
Catherine L. Benamou
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Variously described as a work of genius, a pretentious wreck, a crucially important film, and a victim of its director's ego, among other things, It's All True, shot in Mexico and Brazil between 1941 and 1942, is the legendary movie that Orson Welles never got to finish. In this book, the most comprehensive and authoritative assessment of It's All True available, Catherine Benamou synthesizes a wealth of new and little-known source material gathered on two continents, including interviews with key participants, to present a compelling original view of the film and its historical
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1956-
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Benamou, Catherine L.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
  • music
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Welles, Orson
  • Welles, Orson
  • Unfinished films
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Unfinished films
Label
It's all true : Orson Welles's Pan-American Odyssey, Catherine L. Benamou
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-380) 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
Introduction: Locating Orson Welles's It's all true -- In production, 1941-1942 -- Toward the text of It's all true, based on the work in progress -- Postproduction: the trajectory of the film object, and that of critical discourse -- Almofala: a Wellesian text -- Labirinto: the politics and poetics of a text-in-the-making -- Zoom, pan, and rack focus: the film's suspension examined -- The legacy of a phantom film, 1945-2003 -- Conclusion: It's all true, Orson Welles, and hemispheric history -- Appendix 1: Pages from a research scrapbook: Jacare's family remembers -- Appendix 2: Fact sheets for filmed episodes of It's all true, 1941-1942
Control code
ocn565960697
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 400 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520938144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt38mq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)565960697
Label
It's all true : Orson Welles's Pan-American Odyssey, Catherine L. Benamou
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 363-380) 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
Introduction: Locating Orson Welles's It's all true -- In production, 1941-1942 -- Toward the text of It's all true, based on the work in progress -- Postproduction: the trajectory of the film object, and that of critical discourse -- Almofala: a Wellesian text -- Labirinto: the politics and poetics of a text-in-the-making -- Zoom, pan, and rack focus: the film's suspension examined -- The legacy of a phantom film, 1945-2003 -- Conclusion: It's all true, Orson Welles, and hemispheric history -- Appendix 1: Pages from a research scrapbook: Jacare's family remembers -- Appendix 2: Fact sheets for filmed episodes of It's all true, 1941-1942
Control code
ocn565960697
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 400 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780520938144
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations, maps, music
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/cttt38mq
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)565960697

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