Stanley Kauffmann on films

Kauffmann, Stanley
March 1979
New Republic;3/10/79, Vol. 180 Issue 10, p24
Entertainment Review
Presents a tribute to French film director Jean Renoir and a review of two films, "Murder by Decree" and "On the Yard." Achievements of Renoir in the film industry; Titles of Renoir's major films; Influence of Renoir on other film directors; Popularity of Renoir's use of the deep-focus shot and the sequence shot; Review of "Murder by Decree," which used a script by John Hopkins and "On the Yard," which was directed by Raphael Silver. INSET: Films Worth Seeing..


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