Notes sur le cinematographe (Folio) (English and French Edition) [Robert Bresson] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Book by Bresson. Notes on the Cinematographer is a book by the French filmmaker Robert Bresson. Original title, Notes sur le cinématographe Robert Bresson. Notes on the Cinematographer has ratings and reviews. Mariel said: Robert Bresson Notes on the Cinematographer is my philosophy book or self-he.

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What the cinematographer captures with his or her own resources cannot be what the theater, the novel, painting capture with theirs.

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It’s obvious that no one can emulate Bresson, but it still proves to be helpful to anyone that wants to start small. Want to Read saving…. These are bracing, brutal works. Folio Book Mass Market Paperback: It is, however, a perfect example of why motion pictures have a niche in the realm of art–just as there are sentiments which can be expressed with prose and not visuallythe converse is also true.

Oct 21, Viktor rated it liked it Shelves: Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go. You are commenting using your Twitter account. I feel inspired watching his films.

However, to me his later color films are his most astonishing achievements – chiefly A Gentle Creature, Lancelot of the Lake, and above all the Devil, Probably. I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? Also it’s just really breezy–the amount of time between when I started the book and when I “finished” it is substantial in terms of when I literally started and stopped but it only took like three actual sittings to read the whole thing cover to cover A precise collection of notes that will tell you all that Bresson learnt during his lifetime.


Find some kind of beauty.

My Top 10 Favorite Notes in Bresson’s Notes on the Cinematographer

It is going to get tiresome to keep quoting so much Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Dialogic cinema is not merely a visual artform in which the audience needs to expend all their faculties in suspending their disbelief in order to find the product palatable. Others become arms to reach English Choose a language for shopping. Cinematography as Bresson explains it here is a unique form of writing.

Maybe it really is like that. The only thing these films ask is that one share a fraction of Bresson’s single-minded concern for the souls of young people whose innocence causes them to fail at the cruel, irrevocable task of adulthood.

I’m sure it’s one hell of a book for creative people. Not to spread out. This is something I’ve thought about from time to time, whether all the other people involved in films not just screenwriter and director.

Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. This article is also available for rental through DeepDyve. Essential, profound, and its lessons apply to all art forms. This is also a collection that reaches beyond its subject matter. Bresson loathes the theatre and anything that pertains to acting or any attempt to nottes realism. Respect man’s nature without wishing it was more palpable than it is.


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Against the tactics of speed, of noise, set tactics of slowness, of silence. You can’t always tell on the surface.

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Don’t run after poetry. He used to say his vision hadn’t become bleaker, just more ‘lucid.

Read more Read less. Customers who bought this item also bought. View all 3 comments. Failing which, they would appear false or sham. Return to Book Page. It’s a book about film that doesn’t talk about any films. When you do not know what you are doing and what you are doing is the best — that is inspiration. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded.

The most important will be the most hidden. This is a rather odd book. Notes on the Cinematographer by Robert Bresson. Anyway, I’d assimilate this instead of The Little Book of Calm as seen on the brilliant Black Books series when Manny accidentally ingests that ridiculous book and starts spouting out advice from it.

Notes on the Cinematograph, by Robert Bresson 5 40 Aug 26, Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email. That’s what I live brfsson, probably

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