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D begging for euipment to complete his final films Analysing Tati s singular vision Bellos reveals the intricate staging of his most famous gags and draws upon hitherto inaccessible archives to produce a uniue assessment of his work and its context for film lovers and film students alik. Well researched and organized and gave me a lot of insight into the man behind the internationally famous M Hulot Interesting production information but would have been happier with production details and detailed credits Lila and Alex short story. X-Rated. reveals the intricate staging of his most famous gags and draws upon hitherto inaccessible archives to produce a uniue assessment of his work and its context for film lovers and film students alik. Well Burning Attraction researched and organized and gave me a lot of insight into the man behind the internationally famous M Hulot Interesting production information but would have been happier with production details and detailed credits

review Jacques Tati: His Life and Art (Panther)

Jacques Tati: His Life and Art (Panther)

Ld laugh at the sheer absurdity of life This biography charts Tati s rise and fall from his earliest beginnings as a music hall mime during the Depression to the success of Jour de Fte and Mon Oncle to Playtime the grandiose masterpiece that left the once celebrated director bankrupt an. Far from producing a well informed biography of France s greatest cinematic clown Jacues Tati instead Bellos ruthlessly dissects Despite his clinical approach there is just enough tantalising information about Tati the brilliant creator of Monsieur Hulot to hold my attentionDo I really want to know about the various colour film processes available in France Not really Nor do I want to read yet again about the dire financial straits France found itself in after World War I as well as what was going on in Europe during the years before and after World War II Acres of text have already been written concerning these times and eventsWhen I purchase a book purportedly written about one of my all time favourite comedic heroes I fully expect to read about the man nothing else But instead it seems to me that Bellos has turned his book into an intellectual diatribe against Tati coldly ripping his memory apart In fact Bellos is like a mortician clinically wishing to expose the body lying on the slab before him by carving it up to look at its many parts rather than to appreciate the whole He appears to think of Jacues Tati as nothing than a mere coincidence in the scheme of things when in fact the reverse is trueNow if only someone would write a truly worthwhile biography about Jacues Tremors of Fury (The Days of Ash and Fury rise and fall from his earliest beginnings as a music hall mime during the Depression to the success of Jour de Fte and Mon Oncle to Playtime the grandiose masterpiece that left the once celebrated director bankrupt an. Far from producing a well informed biography of France s greatest cinematic clown Jacues Tati instead Bellos How Julian and Nigel Turned Each Other Gay (Inadvertently), or So They Both Claim ruthlessly dissects Despite his clinical approach there is just enough tantalising information about Tati the brilliant creator of Monsieur Hulot to hold my attentionDo I Illustrated Workbook for Self-Therapy for Your Inner Critic really Nor do I want to Earthfall (Homecoming, read yet again about the dire financial straits France found itself in after World War I as well as what was going on in Europe during the years before and after World War II Acres of text have already been written concerning these times and eventsWhen I purchase a book purportedly written about one of my all time favourite comedic heroes I fully expect to A Daddy for Christmas read about the man nothing else But instead it seems to me that Bellos has turned his book into an intellectual diatribe against Tati coldly Banned in Britain ripping his memory apart In fact Bellos is like a mortician clinically wishing to expose the body lying on the slab before him by carving it up to look at its many parts Hour of the Beast rather than to appreciate the whole He appears to think of Jacues Tati as nothing than a mere coincidence in the scheme of things when in fact the Dictionary Of Dreams reverse is trueNow if only someone would write a truly worthwhile biography about Jacues

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The full story of one of France s greatest cinema legends a clown whose film making innovation was to turn everyday life into an art formJacues Tati s Monsieur Hulot unmistakable with his pipe brolly and striped socks was a creation of slapstick genius that made audiences around the wor. Great book about the French cinema legend


9 thoughts on “Jacques Tati: His Life and Art (Panther)

  1. says:

    Wow Money very well spent indeed, from the work of art that is the jacket, to the wonderfully written text, Go for it

  2. says:

    Excellent insight on his life and work, offering an original perspective on both.

  3. says:

    Great book about the French cinema legend

  4. says:

    Very detailed and readable, an ideal primer for those who enjoy the talent of Jacques Tati and highly recommended to all.

  5. says:

    Far from producing a well informed biography of France s greatest cinematic clown, Jacques Tati, instead Bellos ruthlessly dissects Despite his clinical approach, there is just enough tantalising information about Tati, the brilliant

  6. says:

    Para quem gosta de Tati, um trabalho muito completo e cuidadoso, timo de ler e para consultar depois.

  7. says:

    Bellos biography of Jaqcques Tati do not only provide a detailed historical description, but brings Tati the producer and actor aliv

  8. says:

    excellent

  9. says:

    Well researched and organized and gave me a lot of insight into the man behind the internationally famous M Hulot Interesting production information, but would have been happier with production details and detailed credits.

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