Reading Noël Burch Theory of Film Practice - Ch 3

Chapter 3 - Editing as a Plastic Art

Screen Grab from Eisenstein's The General Line

Films and filmmakers dicussed in chapter 3

S

ergei Eisenstein - 

The Battleship Potemkin -

Odessa Steps sequence

Sergei Eisenstein - 

The General Line

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Religious Procession scene

Sergei Eisenstein - 

Ivan the Terrible

Cubism Artist: 

Juan Gris

Godard's

Breathless

Rouben Mamoulia

Applause

(1929)

Bresson

Pickpocket

Antonioni

La Notte

Orson Welles 

Othello

Filmmakers references: 

Sam Fuller's films, 

Abel Gance, 

Germaine Dulac, 

Jean Epstein, 

Marcel L'Herbie, 

Godard, 

Resnais, 

Hanoun, 

Juan-Antonio Bardem

Michael Cacovannis

Woman in Black, 1956, by Michael Cacoyannis

VIDEOS AND EXCERPTS ONLINE

Akira Kurosawa

High and Low

(1963) - Excerpt

Mikhail Romm

Boule de suif  

(1934) - Excerpt

LINK

http://isites.harvard.edu/fs/docs/icb.topic235120.files/TFP/3Editing%20as%20Plastic.html