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In the 1992 Sight and Sound poll, critics and film-makers voted Vertigo the fourth greatest film of all time. This new edition of Barr's study of Vertigo is published in the Film Classics 20th anniversary series of special editions, with a new foreword by the author, and a stunning new jacket design by Nick Morley.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 104 pages
  • 134 x 188 x 8mm | 199.58g
  • British Film Institute
  • BFI PUBLISHING
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • Revised
  • 2nd Revised edition
  • biography
  • 1844574989
  • 9781844574988
  • 465,965

About Charles Barr

CHARLES BARR was formerly Professor of Film Studies at the University of East Anglia. He is Adjunct Professor at the John Huston Centre for Film and Digital Media, part of the National University of Ireland in Galway, and is active on the editorial boards of the online Movie: a Journal of Film Criticism and the US-based scholarly journal The Hitchcock Annual. His pioneering work on British cinema includes Ealing Studios (rev. edn, 1999) and English Hitchcock (1999), and, as editor, All Our Yesterdays: 90 Years of British Cinema (1986). He was the researcher and co-writer of Stephen Frears' film Typically British: A Personal History of British Cinema (1995).show more

Table of contents

Foreword Acknowledgments 1 Obsession 2 Construction 3 Illusion 4 Revelation Notes Credits Bibliographyshow more