TITLE

André Antoine's Film Theory

AUTHOR(S)
Liebman, Stuart
PUB. DATE
March 1984
SOURCE
Framework: The Journal of Cinema & Media;Spring84, Issue 24, p32
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on the film theory of André Antoine. Known as an actor, director, and producer, he earned his popularity as an artist from the significant changes in modern French political and cultural life. His notable ideas on the theory of drama may be attributed to his interest in reading the works of Dénis Diderot. The author stresses that Antoine acknowledges the dependence of realism in the theater on costumes, decor, and language. An overview of the life and works of Antoine is provided.
ACCESSION #
30675778

 

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