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French Comedy on Screen

A Cinematic History

  • Authors
  • Rémi Fournier Lanzoni

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
  2. Rémi Fournier Lanzoni
    Pages 1-14
  3. Rémi Fournier Lanzoni
    Pages 15-68
  4. Rémi Fournier Lanzoni
    Pages 69-119
  5. Rémi Fournier Lanzoni
    Pages 121-173
  6. Rémi Fournier Lanzoni
    Pages 175-228
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 229-265

About this book

Introduction

French comedy films occupy a specific cultural space and are influenced by national traditions and shared cultural references, but at the same time they have always been difficult to classify. This book investigates the different methods in which these comedies textually inscribed and exemplified a variety of cultural and historical landmarks.

Keywords

French cinema French comedies Humor Studies Satire Irony film comedy slapstick French culture cinema France French history history of literature Modern Era sound space time tradition

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