Projections: a forum for film makers

Title

Projections: a forum for film makers

Subject

films; directors; interviews; essays

Description

Projections is a forum for practitioners of the cinema to write about their work. The first issue includes a journal compiled by John Boorman which records his responses to the events and trends of 1991, and their implications for the future of cinema. Like his Emerald Forest diary, Money into Light, it is a fascinating mix of anecdote, personal reflections, thoughts on the nature of cinema, and comments on the practical business of making films.

Projections also contains contributions from cinematographer Nestor Almendros, who describes the craft of photographing the human face, and from Jonathan Demme, who traces the evolution of his career from his early days with Roger Corman to his chilling Silence of the Lambs. River Phoenix and Gus Van Sant discuss their work together on My Own Private Idaho; there is a script from one of the most original talents in American today, Hal Hartley, and a penetrating account by director Michael Mann of his startling new version of Last of the Mohicans.

Creator

Boorman, John (editor); Donohue, Walter (editor)

Publisher

London: Faber and Faber, 1992

Date

1992

Identifier

LIB00194

ISBN

9780571167296

Library Location

Archive store

Files

proj 1.jpg

Collection

Citation

Boorman, John (editor); Donohue, Walter (editor), “Projections: a forum for film makers,” Curzon Cinema Collection, accessed July 8, 2020, https://curzoncollection.omeka.net/items/show/1977.

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