TITLE

Montage in Fernando Pérez Valdez's Suite Habana (2003)

AUTHOR(S)
Tompkins, Cynthia M.
PUB. DATE
April 2011
SOURCE
Confluencia;Spring2011, Vol. 26 Issue 2, p31
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article looks at the use of montage within the 2003 Cuban documentary "Suite Habana," directed by Fernando Pérez. According to the author, Pérez has a distinct, lyrical approach to depicting scenes. She suggests that certain types of montage used in "Suite Habana" were inspired by well-known silent film director, Sergei Eisenstein. It is implied that Pérez's use of montage makes "Suite Habana" one of the most experimental Latin American films ever made.
ACCESSION #
60307501

 

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