• The Blessed Lens

  • A History of Italian Cinema
  • By: Joseph Luzzi
  • Narrated by: Joseph Luzzi
  • Length: 7 hrs and 54 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Release date: 09-02-11
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Recorded Books
  • 4.4 (8 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Professor Joseph Luzzi, the director of Italian studies at Bard College and an award-winning author, offers a comprehensive look at Italian cinema from its inception in 1895 through its major periods and influences. Having altered the landscape of Italian art and society, as well as inspiring filmmakers the world over, Italian cinema proves a fascinating study. Major focuses of the course include neorealism, the Spaghetti Western, the Italian giallo, and Italian-style comedy.
©2011 Joseph Luzzi (P)2011 Recorded Books, LLC
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