A Companion to Luis Buuel
A Companion to Luis Buñ;uel presents a collection of critical readings by many of the foremost film scholars that examines and reassesses myriad facets of world-renowned filmmaker Luis Buñ;uel's life, works, and cinematic themes.
A collection of critical readings that examine and reassess the controversial filmmaker's life, works, and cinematic themes
Features readings from several of the most highly-regarded experts on the cinema of Buñ;uel
Includes a multidisciplinary range of approaches from experts in film studies, Hispanic studies, Surrealism, and theoretical concepts such as those of Gilles Deleuze
Presents a previously unpublished interview with Luis Buñ;uel's son, Juan Luis Buñ;uel
Rob Stone is Professor of European Film in the Department of Art History, Film and Visual Studies at the University of Birmingham where he directs B-Film: The Birmingham Centre for Film Studies. He is the author of Spanish Cinema (2001), The Wounded Throat: Flamenco in the Works of Federico García Lorca and Carlos Saura (2004), Julio Medem (2007) and Walk, Don't Run: The Cinema of Richard Linklater (2013).
Julián Daniel Gutiérrez Albilla is Assistant Professor of Spanish at the University of Southern California. He has published on a wide range of Hispanic films including articles and chapters in edited works on Pedro Almodó;var, Hector Babenco, Luis Buñ;uel or Lucrecia Martel. He is the author of Queering Buñ;uel: Sexual Dissidence and Psychoanalysis in his Mexican and Spanish Cinema (2008).