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Le Cinema Francais

An Illustrated Guide to the Best of French Films

By Anne Keenan Higgins

  • Hardback
  • £12.99

Author/illustrator Anne Keenan Higgins -- whose designs can be found on best-selling gift product and books worldwide -- crafts a gorgeously gifty tribute to French cinema, not just for cult followers of New Wave but for all who are enchanted by French culture.

Starring the likes of Brigitte Bardot, Catherine Deneuve, and Jeanne Moreau, and directed by iconoclasts such as Francois Truffaut, Eric Rohmer, and Jean-Luc Godard, French movies are as touching, beautiful, and romantic as they come in all of film.Le Cin?ma Fran?ais is an irresistible illustrated guide to the best of French film, starting with the 1950s (And God Created Woman), through the spectrum of French New Wave (Jules and Jim), and on to modern-day confections like Amelie. Each film is covered with a plot summary; back stories; and illustrations by Anne Keenan Higgins of highlight scenes, costumes, props, and characters that are as enchanting as the films themselves.

Biographical Notes

Anne Keenan Higgins began her career as an art director for advertising agencies in Detroit. Starting her own illustration business, Anne developed a signature whimsical style and began licensing her artwork to the greeting card, giftware, and publishing industries. Her first two books as both author and illustrator, Fictionally Fabulous and Ladies Who Drink, were published in 2017. Anne resides near Detroit, Michigan.

  • Other details

  • ISBN: 9780762463466
  • Publication date: 13 Dec 2018
  • Page count: 136
  • Imprint: Running Press Adult
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