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Grey Gardens [With CD]

One of the strangest and subtlest films ever made, the Maysles Brothers 1975 documentary Grey Gardens today boasts as devoted a following as One Flew Over the Cuckoos Nest or Harold and Maude. Shot at Grey Gardens, the dilapidated East Hamptons mansion of Big Edie and Little Edie Beale, aunt and cousin to Jackie Onassis, this classic of cinema verite tracks the

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My Last Sigh: The Autobiography of Luis Bunuel

A provocative memoir from Luis Bunuel, the Academy Award winning creator of some of modern cinemas most important films, from Un Chien Andalou to The Discreet Charm of the Bourgeoisie.Luis Bunuel´┐Żs films have the power to shock, inspire, and reinvent our world. Now, in a memoir that carries all the surrealism and subversion of his cinema, Bunuel turns his artistic gaze in

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Making Movies Work Thinking Like a Filmmaker

A guide for both film makers and serious film fans about how film makers think about film. It identifies 3 ways which, both film makers and audience, watch movies. Through practical examples, it demonstrates how, at any given moment, the way we watch dictates its own rules of time and space and demands its own set of film techniques to address.

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I & Garcia

A country hit by an economic downturn...A continent torn apart by a war....A nation on its path to Independence.....In between all these...A girl and a Book!I & Garcia is a story of an extraordinary journey of an American Girl narrated by her favorite book.How the destiny of a book changes upon being sold to a girl named Garcia and how the life of Garcia keeps on cha