Christian Petzold (A Ghostly Archeology of Genre)
Jaimey Fisher December 2013University of Illinois Press
Jaimey Fisher’s book, Christian Petzold (A Ghostly Archeology of Genre) has just been published by University of Illinois Press, Contemporary Film Directors series. Prof. Fisher’s book, the first one in English on German director Christian Petzold, analyzes the German filmmaker’s unique negotiation of art and popular genre cinema.
Fisher’s approachable book should be enough to inspire retrospectives in cine-clubs and archives alike.
Read more about this book and find out more about the Contemporary Film Directors series in the UI Press catalog.