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Conversations with Scorsese

Authors: Schickel, Richard
Publisher: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group
BISAC/Subject: BIO005000, PER004030, PER004010
ISBN: 9780307595461, Related ISBNs: 0307268403, 0307388794, 0307595463, 9780307268402, 9780307388797
Classification: Non-Fiction
Number of pages: 448,
Audience: General/trade
Synopsis:


Now with a new afterword: the history and process of moviemaking in general, and of Martin Scorsese's brilliant and varied films in particular, through the words and wit of the master director.

With Richard Schickel as the canny and intelligent guide, these conversations take us deep into Scorsese's life and work. He reveals which films are most autobiographical, and what he was trying to explore and accomplish in other films. He explains his personal style and describes many of the rewarding artistic and personal relationships of his career, including collaborations with Robert De Niro, Harvey Keitel, Jack Nicholson, and Leonardo DiCaprio. An invaluable illumination and appreciation of one of our most admired film directors.

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