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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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Abel Gance had done the same thing twenty-five years earlier in Napoleon (1927), and in addition had used every possible combination of images on the three screens in order to create sensational effects in the editing of space.
Their topics include a biographical approach to women in wartime France, conflicting identities in a mining community on strike in 1930-50, surviving and memories of Jewish life in Nice in 1939-43, film and cultural demobilization after the Great War as exemplified in the two version of J'Accuse by Abel Gance in 1918 and 1938, the strange story of Francois Perroux, and demography at liberation.
Gance attached cameras not only to technicians1 hands and bodies but to objects, horses, and running actors--long before lightweight cameras existed.
In their final chapter they examine how Proust influenced a number of distinguished directors, including Godard and Gance, noting the links between Proust's memory and that of the cinema.
high seriousness of a Poe, a Redon, or an Abel Gance, whose La Roue (1923) supplies the narrative and visual backbone of The Eye, at least
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Besides Lang, Gunning finds examples of allegorical style in "the films of Griffith, the early films of DeMille, the works of Gance, Dulac, Epstein, the complex rhetorical experiments of the Soviets, and in most of Weimar cinema.
We had to grease it up this week, it had been so long," said Vince Gance, the Calabasas principal.
The book concludes with an interview with Gance conducted in his Paris apartment in July of 1973 entitled "Film As Incantation.
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