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Who is Andrew Sarris?
Andrew Sarris was an American film critic, a leading proponent of the auteur theory of criticism.
- also known as Саррис, Эндрю
- born on (87 years ago) in Brooklyn, child of Themis Katavolos and George Andrew Sarris
- nationality: United States of America
- education: Master's Degree at Columbia University, graduated in
- profession: Film critic, historian, author
- Marriage with Molly Haskell between and (43 years)
- died on in Manhattan of infection
- written works: "Confessions of a cultist", "The Poster Book of Movie Greats", "History of the Cannes Film Festival, 1946-1979", "American Cinema", "The films of Josef von Sternberg", "Interviews with film directors", "The John Ford Movie Mystery", "Hollywood voices; interviews with film directors", "The film", "Politics and cinema", "The primal screen", ""You ain't heard nothin' yet""
- film written: Justine
- some of the nominations and awards:
- Guggenheim Fellowship for Creative Arts, US & Canada (Film)
- nominated to Grammy Award for Best Album Notes - "The Voice: Frank Sinatra, the Columbia Years", with Frank Conroy, Gary Giddins, Jonathan Schwartz, Murray Kempton, Stephen Holden & Wilfrid Sheed
- Grammy Award for Best Album Notes - "The Voice: Frank Sinatra, the Columbia Years" (album notes writers), with Frank Conroy, Gary Giddins, Jonathan Schwartz, Murray Kempton, Stephen Holden & Wilfrid Sheed
- nominated to Pulitzer Prize for Criticism (For his film criticism.)
- nominated to Pulitzer Prize for Criticism (For his informed and enlightening film criticism.)
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by Stephen Whitty
_r=2&pagewanted= all; Andrew Sarris, The American Cinema: Directors and Directions, 1929–1968 ( New ...
Dictionary of Film Terms (2006)
The Aesthetic Companion to Film Art by Frank Eugene Beaver
Andrew Sarris, an American critic for The Village Voice, is given credit for bringing Truffaut's ideas on auteur criticism to the United States.
by James M. Welsh, Gene D. Phillips, Rodney F. Hill
” The older and wiser Andrew Sarris was far more generous: “despite all its longueurs and extreme aggravations, Tetro deserves to be seen aS ...
by David Thomson
Andrew Sarris (Madame de...
American Countercultures: An Encyclopedia of Nonconformists, Alternative Lifestyles, and Radical Ideas in U.S. History (2015)
An Encyclopedia of Nonconformists, Alternative Lifestyles, and Radical Ideas in U.S. History by Gina Misiroglu
and Nat Hentoff; writers on the arts have included theater critic John Lahr, movie critic Andrew Sarris, dance writer Deborah Jowitt, gossip columnist Michael Musto, and press critic Alexander Cockburn. The paper ran a cartoon strip by Jules Feiffer for many years; cartoonists Lynda Barry and Robert Crumb have also contributed. Prestigious contributors from the literary world have ranged from Ezra Pound, Henry Miller, and E.E. Cummings to James Baldwin, Allen Ginsberg, and Tom ...
by Donna Couchenour, J. Kent Chrisman
By contrast, Sylvia was rated by Village Voice reviewer Andrew Sarris as “one of the ten best films of 1985.” Sylvia starred Eleanor David, Nigel Terry, and Tom Wilkinson. Director Michael Firth consulted.
by James Michael Welsh, Donald M. Whaley
Andrew Sarris in the Village Voice wrote that in the film ...
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