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Gance

Abel . 1889--1981, French film director, whose works include J'accuse (1919, 1937) and Napol?on (1927), which introduced the split-screen technique
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13) Para un analisis de la polivision en el cine de Abel Gance y su relacion con el "cine expandido" vease el texto Of An Other Cinema de Raymond Bellour.
87) While both Blom and Gance's films claimed inspiration from Flammarion's novel, the striking similarities in the narratives in both films leaves little doubt that Gance took some of his inspiration for his narrative from the Danish production.
Epstein, Gance et L'Herbier jusqu'a Sternberg (qui travaillait dans le systeme hollywoodien), qui ont essaye de faire face au paradoxe d'un cadre dynamique, oo l'image se trouve dans un etat de tension dynamique qui rend l'espace figure instable, sempiternellement changeant, constamment transitoire et labile.
Sanchez-Biosca (1996), por su parte, propone reunir un primer grupo de aportaciones bajo el nombre de teorias y practicas formativas en las que se incluye el impresionismo frances -representado por Louis Delluc, Germaine Dulac, jean Epstein, Abel Gance, etc.
7) See Bazin's "On the Auteur Policy," as well as Truffaut's "Ali Baba and the 'Auteur Policy'" (signed Robert Lachenay) and "Abel Gance, Disorder and Genius.
Asi lo reivindica el peruano en una resena sobre la pelicula Napoleon (1927), de Abel Gance, que no resalta por su belleza sino por constituir 'un ensayo de ritmica a tres pantallas'.
The Danes and the French had both previously made films titled The End of the World (August Blom, 1916, and Abel Gance, 1931, respectively), in which a visiting comet causes social unrest.
En 1923 Abel Gance recupero este tema tan frances con La rueda, donde entre balastro, traviesas, humo y rostros tiznados asistimos a un triangulo amoroso medio incestuoso.
Gance dubbed Epstein a "young Spinoza" and Wall-Romana rightly notes his influence on the latter theories of Deleuze.
The design of the new Audi A6 embodies athleticism and eleA[degrees] gance.
I CANNOT believe what I havea just read from 'Concerned taxpayer' regarding the Search and Rescue Team (Fire extrava a gance, ECHO, July 8).
The next nine chapters are divided into three on the movement-image (in Griffith, Eisenstein, Gance, and Lang, Ford and Kazan, and Hawks and Hitchcock), three on the time-image (in Italian neorealism, Ophuls and Fellini, and Welles and Resnais), and chapters on "Thought and Cinema" and recent iterations of the movement-image and the time-image.