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Nelson Pereira dos Santos by Darlene J. Sadlier


Nelson Pereira dos Santos by Darlene J. Sadlier

The first book in English to provide a full critical discussion of the films of Latin America's most important living director. One of our first two titles in new Contemporary Film Directors series.


An absolutely enjoyable and enlightening read. Through excellent contextualization and deft use of critical sources, Sadlier offers a series of cogent and insightful views of one of Brazil's most important contemporary film auteurs. -- Marvin D'Lugo, author of The Films of Carlos Saura: The Practice of Seeing and Guide to the Cinema of Spain.

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Publication date

3rd March 2003


Darlene J. Sadlier

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University of Illinois Press


200 pages


Films, cinema



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