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Title The beauty of the real [electronic resource] : what Hollywood can learn from contemporary French actresses / Mick LaSalle.

Imprint Stanford, Calif. : Stanford General Books, 2012.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description viii, 238 p. : ill.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : two myths -- Teen rebellion -- The young woman alone : Isabelle Huppert, Isabelle Adjani, and Nathalie Baye -- Juliette Binoche, Emmanuelle Béart, and the temptations of vanity -- The shame of Valeria Bruni Tedeschi -- Sandrine Kiberlain -- Sandrine Bonnaire, Isabelle Huppert, and La cérémonie -- The allure of Hollywood -- Alone at midlife : Nathalie Baye in the nineties -- The French Meryl Streep -- Agnès Jaoui -- Marriage and adultery (same thing) -- Géraldine Pailhas and building a career -- Isabelle Carré and madness -- Les femmes d'un certain age -- The new talent -- France and America -- Appendix one : how to sell French films in the United States -- Appendix two : how to see French films in the United States.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Motion picture actors and actresses -- France.
Actresses -- France.
Women in motion pictures.
Motion pictures, French -- United States.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author LaSalle, Mick.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780804768542 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780804782074 (e-book)

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