FILM THEORY AND SURVEYS

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Edition Patrick Frey

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Hardcover, 5.25 x 9.25 in. / 660 pgs / 59 color / 48 bw.

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H.R. Giger: Alien Tagebuecher / Diaries


HR Giger worked in the Shepperton Studios near London from February to November 1978, creating the figures and sets for the film Alien (1979) directed by Ridley Scott. The film became an international success, earning Giger an Oscar. In the transcribed Alien Diaries, published here for the first time as a facsimile, HR Giger describes his work in the studios. He writes, sketches, and takes photographs with his Polaroid SX70. With brutal honesty, sarcasm and occasional despair, Giger describes what it is like working for the film industry and how he struggles against all odds be it the stinginess of producers or the sluggishness of his staff to see his designs become reality. The Alien Diaries (in German transcription with an English translation) show a little-known personal side of the artist HR Giger and offer an unusual, detailed glimpse into the making of a movie classic through the eyes of a Swiss artist. The book contains almost completely unpublished material, including drawings, Polaroids showing the monster coming to life, and several still shots from the plentiful film material that Giger took in Shepperton.


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H.R. Giger: Alien Tagebuecher / Diaries

H.R. GIGER: ALIEN TAGEBUECHER / DIARIES

EDITION PATRICK FREY

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Pub Date: 6/18/2013
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The Art of Film Projection: A Beginner's Guide

THE ART OF FILM PROJECTION: A BEGINNER'S GUIDE

Edited by Paolo Cherchi Usai, Spencer Christiano, Catherine A. Surowiec, Timothy J. Wagner. Foreword by Tacita Dean, Christopher Nolan.

GEORGE EASTMAN MUSEUM

ISBN: 9780935398311
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Pub Date: 10/22/2019
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French New Wave

FRENCH NEW WAVE

Edited by Tony Nourmand. Introduction by Christopher Frayling.

REEL ART PRESS

ISBN: 9780957261044
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Pub Date: 10/22/2019
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America: Films from Elsewhere

AMERICA: FILMS FROM ELSEWHERE

THE SHOESTRING PUBLISHER

ISBN: 9788190472081
USD $35.00
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Pub Date: 8/20/2019
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Fade In

FADE IN

Edited by Simon Castets, Karen Marta. Text by Dina Iordanova, Steven Jacobs, Julie Boukobza, Chiswell Langhorne, Mike Cooter, et al.

SWISS INSTITUTE/BALKAN PROJECTS/KARMA, NEW YORK

ISBN: 9780999505922
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Pub Date: 3/19/2019
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Italy in Hollywood

ITALY IN HOLLYWOOD

Edited by Stefania Ricci.

SKIRA PARIS

ISBN: 9788857238876
USD $70.00
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Pub Date: 2/19/2019
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Spots in Shots

SPOTS IN SHOTS

By Mélanie van der Hoorn.

NAI010 PUBLISHERS

ISBN: 9789462084568
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Pub Date: 3/19/2019
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Minor Cinema: Experimental Film in Switzerland

MINOR CINEMA: EXPERIMENTAL FILM IN SWITZERLAND

Edited with text by François Bovier, Adeena Mey, Thomas Schärer, Fred Truniger. Text by Renate Buschmann, Marcy Goldberg, Ute Holl, Ian Wooldridge.

JRP|RINGIER

ISBN: 9783037645505
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Pub Date: 9/17/2019
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Violence’s Fabled Experiment

VIOLENCE’S FABLED EXPERIMENT

By Richard Baxstrom, Todd Meyers.

WALTHER KöNIG, KöLN

ISBN: 9783941360570
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Pub Date: 11/20/2018
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Angénieux and Cinema

ANGéNIEUX AND CINEMA

Edited with text by Edith Bertrand. Text by Eric Perrin, Nadine Besse, Alain Renaud.

SILVANA EDITORALE

ISBN: 9788836638598
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Pub Date: 10/22/2019
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Jörg Adolph and Gereon Wetzel: How to Make a Book with Carlos Saura & Steidl

JöRG ADOLPH AND GEREON WETZEL: HOW TO MAKE A BOOK WITH CARLOS SAURA & STEIDL

Text by Alex Rühle.

STEIDL

ISBN: 9783958293533
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Pub Date: 5/22/2018
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Ars Electronica 2017

ARS ELECTRONICA 2017

Edited by Hannes Leopoldseder, Christine Schöpf, Gerfried Stocker.

HATJE CANTZ

ISBN: 9783775743358
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Pub Date: 1/23/2018
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