The films of Jean Seberg

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McFarland & Co., Publishers , Jefferson, N.C
Criticism and interpret
StatementMichael Coates-Smith and Garry McGee
ContributionsMcGee, Garry, 1966-
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LC ClassificationsPN2287.S343 C63 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
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Open LibraryOL25276479M
ISBN 139780786466528
LC Control Number2012012654

Meticulously researched by the undisputed French and American experts on Jean's film history and presented/organized in a way that allows easy access to the backstories of Seberg films, this book is a must read for fans of Jean.

Peppered with photographs from many of the films, it is also a visual delight. Highly recommend!5/5(4). This Jean Seberg biography is truly outstanding. Written with love but with a critical eye, the life of this wonderfully talented unique woman is brought to life memorably.

The new film Seberg hopefully will create interest in this superior study of a wonderful actress. I can't recommend this book highly enough.5/5(4).

Here is the first comprehensive examination of the international film career of Iowa-born actress Jean Seberg (). Bursting onto the scene as star of Otto Preminger's controversial Saint Joan (), the year-old Seberg encountered great difficulty recovering from the devastating criticism of her performance.

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Jean Seberg was an original whose talent was unique. The role she's most remembered for is the neurotic young waif in BREATHLESS. From the time I first saw that movie in the late s, I fell in love with her. After that she only made one more good movie, LILITH.

Unfortunately, the movies she made after that were not that good/5(18). Jean Seberg is an American actress who achieved international fame with her stunning performance in the film ‘Breathless.’ She made her film debut in ‘Saint Joan ‘in Jean was chosen f people who auditioned for the role.

The film, however, failed at the box-office. Jean’s performance in the film was criticized. Directed by Benedict Andrews. With Kristen Stewart, Yvan Attal, Gabriel Sky, Jack O'Connell.

Inspired by real events in the life of French New Wave icon Jean Seberg. In the late s, Hoover's FBI targeted her because of her political and romantic involvement with civil. Quick interview with Otto Preminger but features an extract of Seberg’s first audition with him, Seberg’s next film, also with Preminger, was Bonjour Tristesse, from the novel originally published in and written by the eighteen year old Francoise Sagan and co-starred David Niven and Deborah unately it fared little better than her first and she later said: “There is.

The sad news was announced Sept. 8, Ten days after actress Jean Seberg had been reported missing, her decomposing body was found wrapped in a blanket in the back seat of her white Renault in. The films of Jean Seberg book is the first comprehensive examination of the international film career of Iowa-born actress Jean Seberg ().

Bursting onto the scene as star of Otto Preminger's controversial Saint Joan (), the year-old Seberg encountered great difficulty recovering from the devastating criticism of her performance. The turnaround came in with her brilliant work in Jean-Luc Pages: Get Books.

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Bursting onto the scene as star of. Featuring exclusive interviews with family, friends and acquaintances, Jean Seberg - Breathless includes personal letters and obscure quotes from the subject, and more than sixty rare photographs.

Iowa-born Garry McGee is a documentary filmmaker and author. Jean Seberg - Breathless is his fourth book/5(17).

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Jean Seberg’s obituary, published in the New York Times on September 9,is less than words long and sad as hell. Before she died by suicide, the movie Author: Anne Cohen.

Seberg is a political thriller film directed by Benedict Andrews, from a screenplay by Joe Shrapnel and Anna Waterhouse based on the life of Jean stars Kristen Stewart, Jack O'Connell, Margaret Qualley, Zazie Beetz, Anthony Mackie and Vince Vaughn.

It had its world premiere at the Venice Film Festival on Aug It was released in the United Kingdom on Janu Directed by: Benedict Andrews.

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The book also goes into detail about Jean's later involvement with the Black Panthers and the downhill spiral of her life and movie career.

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Her later films offer a fascinating view of the industry in the s and. American film audiences might not consider Jean Seberg a household name, but for French audiences in the ’60s, she was right up there with Author: Anna Menta.

Featuring exclusive interviews with family, friends and acquaintances, Jean Seberg - Breathless includes personal letters and obscure quotes from the subject, and more than sixty rare photographs. Iowa-born Garry McGee is a documentary filmmaker and author.

Jean Seberg - Breathless is his fourth book. The films of Jean Seberg. Coates-Smith, Michael and Garry McGee. McFarland & Co. pages $ PN Coates-Smith, a writer, freelance editor, and researcher in the UK, and McGee examine the 37 films of actress Jean Seberg () chronologically from to Breathless (French: À bout de souffle; "out of breath") is a French crime drama film written and directed by Jean-Luc stars Jean-Paul Belmondo as a wandering criminal named Michel, and Jean Seberg as his American girlfriend Patricia.

The film was Godard's first feature-length work and represented Belmondo's breakthrough as an actor. Paint Your Wagon is a Western musical film starring Lee Marvin, Clint Eastwood, and Jean film was adapted by Paddy Chayefsky from the musical Paint Your Wagon by Lerner and is set in a mining camp in Gold Rush-era was directed by Joshua Logan.

"From the Journals of Jean Seberg," which opens on Friday, follows Mr. Rappaport's first fictional autobiography on film, "Rock Hudson's Home Movies," a modest hit in   P robably no movie actress suffered more from a combination of misogynist Hollywood politics and reactionary Washington politics than Jean star of Jean.

Jean Seberg was an iconic American 60s screen star and darling of the French New Wave cinema movement but it's her life outside film that makes her worthy of a : Francesca Rudkin.

Like many an actress before her, Jean Seberg headed to Hollywood with dreams of stardom, but once the talent contest winner of Marshalltown, Iowa, arrived in Tinseltown, it was anything but a dream. An accident on the set of her first movie scarred her.

At first, success eluded her. Eventually, she headed to France to star in Jean-Luc Godard's “Breathless,” which would become. Seberg is inspired by true events about the French New Wave darling and Breathless star, Jean Seberg (Kristen Stewart), who in the late s was targeted by the FBI because of her support of the 35%().

Seberg: A film based on actual events in the life of Jean Seberg, star of Breathless and other French New Wave classics. Covering the period to it illustrates how the FBI destroyed her life through gaslighting tactics, false information and releasing tapes obtained through bugging.

The Mouse That Roared is a British satirical Eastman Color comedy film on a Ban The Bomb theme, based on Leonard Wibberley's novel The Mouse That Roared (). It stars Peter Sellers in three roles: Duchess Gloriana XII; Count Rupert Mountjoy, the Prime Minister; and Tully Bascomb, the military leader; and co-stars Jean film was directed by Jack Arnold, and the screenplay.

In this long-form journalism article, Reed interviews cult legend Jean Seberg. Fans of Miss Seberg will not want to miss Rex Reed's penetrating look into her private and controversial world. Rex Reed published four best-selling books collecting For over two decades, the art of the interview was very nearly the sole province of Rex Reed, the 1/5(1).

Jean Seberg won an 'American Idol'-like contest to become a movie star, only to have her philanthropy make her the target of an FBI smear campaign. Seberg died .My book Hollywood v. Beauty and the Synchronicity of the Six, is abo ut 6 movie actresses from the s to the s, Louise Brooks, Jean Harlow, Hedy Lamarr, Barbara Payton, Jean Seberg and Sondra Locke.

It's more than just bios, as the synchronicity between them is stunning. The book dropped last May and I've created a facebook group page to celebrate these women and as a companion piece.

Here is the first comprehensive examination of the international film career of Iowa-born actress Jean Seberg (). Bursting onto the scene as star of Otto Preminger's controversial Saint Joan (), the year-old Seberg encountered great difficulty recovering from the devastating criticism of her performance/5(3).