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The Color of Water : A Black Man’s Tribute to His White Mother

Author: James McBride Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publish Date: 01 Dec 1998 ISBN-13: 9780747538325 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English As a boy in Brooklyn’s Red Hook projects, James McBride knew his mother was different. But when he asked about it, she’d simply say ‘I’m light-skinned.’ Later he wondered if he was different too, […]

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Mozart’s Starling

Author: Lyanda Lynn Haupt Publisher: Little, Brown Book Group Publish Date: 03 May 2018 ISBN-13: 9781472153067 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English On May 27th, 1784, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart met a flirtatious little starling who sang (an improved version of!) the theme from his Piano Concerto Number 17 in G to him. Knowing a […]

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The Devil Finds Work

Author: James Baldwin Publisher: VINTAGE Publish Date: 13 Sep 2011 ISBN-13: 9780307275950 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Baldwin’s personal reflections on movies gathered here in a book-length essay are also a probing appraisal of American racial politics. Offering an incisive look at racism in American movies and a vision of America’s self-delusions and […]

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Young Frankenstein: A Mel Brooks Book : The Story of the Making of the Film

Author: Mel BrooksRebecca KeeganJudd Apatow Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers Inc Publish Date: 18 Oct 2016 ISBN-13: 9780316315470 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Young Frankenstein was made with deep respect for the craft and history of cinema-and for the power of a good schwanzstucker joke. This picture-driven book, written by one of […]

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Down and Dirty Pictures

Author: Peter Biskind Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Publish Date: 25 May 2011 ISBN-13: 9780747565710 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English In the late 1980s a generation of filmmakers began to flower outside the Hollywood studio system and in the following decade, the independent film movement bloomed. Dozens of lesser-known filmmakers such as Steven Soderbergh […]

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Alfred Hitchcock. The Complete Films

Author: Paul Duncan Publisher: Taschen GmbH Publish Date: 14 Apr 2019 ISBN-13: 9783836566841 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English The name Alfred Hitchcock is synonymous with suspense-that is to say, masterful, spine-tingling, thrilling, shocking, excruciating, eye-boggling suspense. With triumphs such as Rebecca, Vertigo, Rear Window, and Psycho, Hitchcock (1899-1980) fashioned a new level of […]

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Girl on the Balcony : Olivia Hussey Finds Life after Romeo and Juliet

Author: Olivia Hussey Publisher: Kensington Publishing Publish Date: 09 Aug 2018 ISBN-13: 9781496717078 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English In 1968, Olivia Hussey became one of the most famous faces in the world, immortalized as the definitive Juliet in Franco Zeffirelli’s Romeo & Juliet. Now the iconic girl on the balcony shares the ups […]

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Agnes Varda : Interviews

Author: T. Jefferson Kline Publisher: University Press of Mississippi Publish Date: 28 Feb 2015 ISBN-13: 9781496802491 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English Over nearly sixty years, Agnes Varda (b. 1928) has given interviews that are revealing not only of her work, but of her remarkably ambiguous status. She has been called the “”Mother of […]

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George Cole : The World Was My Lobster

Author: George ColeBrian Hawkins Publisher: John Blake Publishing Ltd Publish Date: 01 Dec 2014 ISBN-13: 9781782199939 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English The World was my Lobster tells the story of George Cole’s more than 70 years in the acting profession that began with a walk-on part at the age of 14 in the […]

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This Is Just My Face : Try Not to Stare

Author: Gabourey Sidibe Publisher: Vintage Publishing Publish Date: 07 Jun 2018 ISBN-13: 9781784708443 Pages: 304 File Type: PDF Language: English The Oscar-nominated Precious star and Empire actress delivers a much-awaited memoir which is wise, complex, smart and funny. This Is Just My Face is the whirlwind tour of Gabourey Sidibe’s life so far. In it, […]

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