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Jean Vigo

by John Milton Smith

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Published by November Books Ltd. in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Vigo, Jean, 1905-1934.

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] John M. Smith.
    SeriesMovie paperbacks
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.A3 V547 1972
    The Physical Object
    Pagination144 p.
    Number of Pages144
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5333226M
    ISBN 100856310018, 075631000X
    LC Control Number72186431

    L'Atalante. Jean Vigo AKA Jean Bonaventure de Vigo Almereyda Born: Apr Birthplace: Paris, France Died: 5-Oct Location of death: Paris, France Cause of death: Tuberculosis Father: Eugene Bonaventure de Vigo (anarchist, d. murdered in jail) Mother: Emily Clero Wife: Elizabeth Lezinska (m. , until his death, one daughter) Daughter: Luce Born:   The son of Miguel Almereyda, an anarchist activist who died in prison, Jean Vigo kept faith with the politics of his father through his art. One of the most influential filmmakers in cinema history, Vigo gave aesthetic expression to anarchist ideology in four films: the city symphony À propos de Nice (), the sports documentary Taris ou la natation (), the medium-length Zéro de.

    The son of an anarchist who died in prison in , Jean Vigo inherited his father's anti-authoritarian ideas." - Ronald Bergan (Film - Eyewitness Companions, ) "Vigo produced only one forty-five minute and one full-length feature, a documentary and a short, .   A propos de Nice by Jean Vigo. Publication date Topics vigo, nice, silent film, muet, french, movie. À propos de Nice is a silent short documentary film directed by Jean Vigo and photographed by Boris Kaufman. The film depicts life in Nice, France by documenting the people in the city, their daily routines, a carnival and social.

    Product Information. Although Jean Vigo made only four firms early in this century, two of them -- Zero de Conduite and L'Atalante -- are poetic, anarchic, dreamlike creations that are among the seminal works of the French cinema, their influence extending long after . Vigo followed Nice with a much less confrontational piece: a portrait of French Olympic swimmer Jean Taris, simply named Taris (in French followed by the subtitle: “king of the water”). In an 10/


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Jean Vigo (French: [vigo]; 26 April – 5 October ) was a French film director who helped establish poetic realism in film in the s. His work influenced French New Wave cinema of the late s and early s. Vigo was born to Emily Clero and the militant anarchist Miguel Almereyda.

Much of Vigo's early life was spent on the run Born: 26 AprilParis, France. Jean Vigo is one of the legendary figures of world cinema, whose films L'Atalante and Zéro de Conduite still inspire young audiences today.

Film historian Michael Temple explores Vigo's intense career and asks why it has had such a long-lasting impact on film culture, not just in France, but also for generations of filmmakers, critics, and moviegoers around the world/5(7). Jean Vigo is one of the legendary figures of world cinema, whose Jean Vigo book L'Atalante and Zéro de conduite still inspire young audiences today.

Film historian Michael Temple explores Vigo's intense career and asks why it has had such a long-lasting impact on film culture, not just in France, but also for generations of filmmakers, critics and moviegoers around the world.5/5(2).

Director Jean Vigo () stands high on the lists of cinema's most formidable artists and its most unspeakably tragic figures. Jean Vigo book in the sense that Vigo, in a mere 29 years, turned out a handful of some of the most beautiful films the world has ever seen, with a wholly distinct and refreshing voice - titles such as Taris, L'Atalante, Zéro de Conduite and À Propos de Nice.5/5(3).

"Jean Vigo is one of the legendary figures of world cinema. Despite his tragic death at the age of twenty-nine, the artistic vitality and political commitment of L'Atalante and Zero de conduite still have the power to inspire young audiences today with a profound love of cinema.".

In Jean Vigo’s hands, an unassuming tale of conjugal love becomes an achingly romantic reverie of desire and hope. Jean (Jean Dasté), a barge captain, marries Juliette (Dita Parlo), an innocent country girl, and the two climb aboard Jean’s boat, the L’Atalante—otherwise populated by an earthy first mate (Michel Simon) and a multitude of mangy cats—and embark on their new life together.

New high-definition digital restorations of all of Jean Vigo’s films: À propos de Nice, Taris, Zéro de conduite, and L’Atalante, with uncompressed monaural soundtracks Audio commentaries featuring Michael Temple, author of Jean Vigo.

Alternate shots from À propos de Nice, featuring footage Vigo cut from the film. Animated tribute to Vigo by filmmaker Michel Gondry/5(42).

First published inbut with a new afterword by the film historian, Paul Ryan, this biography traces the extraordinary circumstances of the life and career of the French film-maker, Jean Vigo, Read more. The whole package intrigued me. I found out that its Director, Jean Vigo, was the son of Anarchist militants.

The film was made (and subsequently banned for 15 years) when he was 27 and Vigo died at only Given my own age and circumstances, I had to.

Jean Vigo is one of the legendary figures of world cinema, whose films L'Atalante and Zéro de Conduite still inspire young audiences today. Film historian Michael Temple explores Vigo's intense career and asks why it has had such a long-lasting impact on film culture, not just in France, but also for generations of filmmakers, critics, and moviegoers around the world.5/5(1).

The Prix Jean Vigo is an annual award given since to outstanding French film directors. The Jean Vigo Award is an annual prize given to Best Director at the Navarra Int'l Documentary Film Festival in Spain.

Vigo: Passion for Life, a British biopic about Jean Vigo, starring James Frain. Tribute. A manifest passion is to be found in Jean Vigo, and Temple’s inspired prose here suggests that he can be just as enraptured with Père Jules – and so, Vigo – as can Juliette.

Jean Vigo, by Michael Temple, French Film Directors series, Manchester University Press, Manchester, Click here to order this book directly from. Jean Vigo had bad health since he was a child. Son of anarchist militant Miguel Almareyda, he also never really recovered from his father's mysterious death in jail when he was Abandoned by his mother, he passed from boarding school to boarding school.

In the cold, bitter light of the many days since I endured this work, I find my view has hardened rather than softened. Simon's analysis of Vigo's films had the effect of nearly destroying my love for the director's poetic, striking and wonderfully humane films, especially L'Atalante, one of my painstakingly dissects Vigo's films like a science student with a mammal on the 2/5.

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Arguably the greatest filmmaker of all time- director of "L'Atalante", "Zero de Conduite", "A Propos de Followers: K. Jean Vigo's sole feature-length film is a masterpiece of sophistication, technique and human feeling Peter Bradshaw @PeterBradshaw1 Thu.

Jean Vigo made only four films before he died of tuberculosis inaged just Yet no movie-lover, however eccentric, could compose a list of films through which the cinema should be. Jean Vigo. Paulo Emílio Salles Gomes.

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