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7 edition of Italian and Irish Filmakers in America found in the catalog.

Italian and Irish Filmakers in America

Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese

by Lee Lourdeaux

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by Temple University Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Films, cinema,
  • Motion Picture Directing And Producing,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Film - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages288
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8668706M
    ISBN 101566390877
    ISBN 109781566390873
    OCLC/WorldCa20453393

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Italian and Irish Filmakers in America by Lee Lourdeaux Download PDF EPUB FB2

Italian and Irish Filmmakers in America: Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese Hardcover – July 1, Cited by: 6. Italian and Irish Filmmakers in America: Ford, Capra, Coppola, and Scorsese Paperback – March 1, Cited by: 6.

Italian Irish Filmmakers Book Description: "This penetrating study examines how these filmmakers confronted their cultural heritage and used it as a counterpoint to their depiction of mainstream America.". An Irish-American idea of film production ; Urban Irish America: ethnic dangers and virtues ; Ireland remembered: the Holy Mother, Judas, and Mary Magdalene ; Faraway places with Irish types ; The wild west: Irish identity as American history --Frank Capra and his Italian vision of America.

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The story of this unlikely union--how New York's Irish and Italians learned to love each other after decades of hostility and ethnic rivalry--is told in this book. For me, it is a personal story. The movie nods at some interesting details of the social fabric of ’50s America, but for the most part it stays focused in Eilis’s transformation from an Irish girl in America to an Irish.

Italian Americans (Italian: italoamericani or italo-americani, [ˈkaːni]) are citizens of the United States of America who are of Italian descent.

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