Adornoto whom he became an early philosophical mentor. I am not exaggerating in the slightest when I say that I owe more to this reading than to my academic teachers.
Includes bibliographical references and index. Notes on the Edition Acknowledgments Introduction: A Cultural Critic in New York 1. Why France Liked Our Films 2.
Hollywood's Terror Films 3. Jean Vigo 4. The Revolt against Rationality 5. On Jewish Culture 6.
Filming the Subconscious 7. Psychiatry for Everything and Everybody 8. Those Movies with a Message 9. National Types as Hollywood Presents Them The Mirror Up to Nature Preston Sturges, or Laughter Betrayed Art Today About the State of the Humanities A Statement on the Humanistic Approach Talk with Teddie Part II.
An American Experiment Film Notes from Hollywood A Few American Films Flaherty, The Land For Whom the Bell Tolls The Decent German This attracted some criticism from American scholars who found his style difficult to penetrate.
Siegfried Kracauer's American Writings: Essays on Film and Popular Culture. Siegfried Kracauers' History - The Last Things Before the Last.
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