A Companion to Michael Haneke

A Companion to Michael Haneke

Editor(s): Roy Grundmann

Published Online: 4 MAR 2010

Print ISBN: 9781405188005

Online ISBN: 9781444320602

DOI: 10.1002/9781444320602

About this Book

A Companion to Michael Haneke is a definitive collection of newly-commissioned work that covers Haneke's body of work in its entirety, catering to students and scholars of Haneke at a time when interest in the director and his work is soaring.

  • Introduces one of the most important directors to have emerged on the global cinema scene in the past fifteen years
  • Includes exclusive interviews with Michael Haneke, including an interview discussion of The White Ribbon
  • Considers themes, topics, and subjects that have formed the nucleus of the director's life's work: the fate of European cinema, Haneke in Hollywood, pornography, alienation, citizenship, colonialism, and the gaze of surveillance
  • Features critical examinations of La Pianiste, Time of the Wolf, Three Paths to the Lake and Caché, amongst others

Table of contents

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  1. Part I: Critical and Topical Approaches to Haneke's Cinema

  2. Part II: The Television Films

  3. Part III: The German-Language Theatrical Features

  4. Part IV: The French-Language Theatrical Features

  5. Part V: Michael Haneke Speaks

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