Amelie

Amelie : Le Fabuleux Destin d'Amelie Poulain

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Le Fabuleux destin d'Am\u00e9lie Poulain (known in the United States as Am\u00e9lie) is the story of a lonely young waitress in the Montmartre district who decides to devote herself to improving the lives of people around her. Isabelle Vanderschelden provides analysis and social context for the film and the reasons behind its success.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 128 pages
  • 139.7 x 218.44 x 15.24mm | 90.72g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252032217
  • 9780252032219

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"Ginette Vincendeau has assembled an elite corps of film scholars to address a marvelous array of modern and classic French films with the close-up scrutiny they deserve." --Dudley Andrewshow more

About Isabelle Vanderschelden

Isabelle Vanderschelden is a senior lecturer in French at Manchester Metropolitan University. She is the author of Studies in French Cinema and other books.show more

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