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By Silvia Carlorosi

ISBN-10: 1498509843

ISBN-13: 9781498509848

Cinepoiesis, or cinema of poetry, moves us as a wierd mixture, a word we firstly learn as an oxymoron. Poetry is usually linked to the summary and the evocative, whereas cinema indicates the concrete and the seen. but, a number of visible media use robust and infrequently contradictory pictures, whose symbolic strength and visible impression stimulate the public’s cognizance. summary and emblematic photographs encompass us, and the poetic nature of those photos lies within the means they converse past their obvious limits and stimulate connections on a subjective point. A prosaic global just like the modern one, notwithstanding, not turns out to carry a spot for poetry. we're inundated via the necessity to inform and to learn, the necessity to construct our lives via narratives. however it is exactly the following, during this modern panorama, that the cinema of poetry makes an attempt to set up an area for itself, replacing the efficient and business gear for the poetic stimulus of a sensory adventure. A Grammar of Cinepoiesis is a theoretical and functional consultant to the cinema of poetry, to its instruments and types. It examines how the language of a “cinema of poetry” works either in its theoretical foundations and in its modes of illustration, and the way it takes form within the exemplary perform of Italian authors similar to Pier Paolo Pasolini, Michelangelo Antonioni, Federico Fellini, and the more moderen Franco Piavoli and Matteo Garrone.

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