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Henley, Paul
The adventure of the real : Jean Rouch and the craft of ethnographic cinema / Paul Henley
Alternate Title Jean Rouch and the craft of ethnographic cinema
Chicago : University of Chicago Press, c2009
book jacket
Location Call Number Status
 4th Floor  PN1998.3.R674 H46 2009    AVAILABLE
Subject Rouch, Jean
Subject(s) Cinematographers -- France
Ethnologists -- France
Ethnographic films -- Africa, West
Motion pictures in ethnology -- Africa, West
Physical Description xxvi, 507 p. : ill, maps; 24 cm
Note Includes filmography of Jean Rouch (p. [422]-[429])
Includes bibliographical references (p. [465]-480) and index
Contents Initiation -- The surrealist encounter -- The camera and a man in Africa. Nothing but cinema -- Encounters with spirits -- Heroes of the modern world -- Dreams of black and white -- Images of power -- Between Paris and the land of nowhere. New technologies, new methods -- Chronicle of a violent game -- New wave experiments -- Between Paris and the land of nowhere -- A struggle waged against corruption -- The craft of ethnographic cinema. Totemic ancestors -- Inspired performance -- The harsh dialogue -- The fixing of the truth -- Shared anthropology -- The legacy of Jean Rouch

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