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Orson Welles: Journey of a Filmmaker By chris wade
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Writer, musician and filmmaker Chris Wade examines the directorial career of ORSON WELLES, the maverick pioneer of American cinema. Accompanied by pictures from Welles' life, Wade explores the two... More > book ends of Welles' filmography; the miraculously brilliant Citizen Kane and the mythical and posthumous enigma, The Other Side of the Wind, as well as every other film Welles directed in between. Including new reflections from those who worked with Welles, Journey Of A Filmmaker is an affectionate homage to one of film's true originals.< Less
From Malaga to Paris: The Formative Years of Pablo Picasso By chris wade
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Writer, musician and filmmaker Chris Wade takes a look at the early years of Pablo Picasso. In a series of essays, Wade goes from Pablo's childhood in Malaga, his time in A Coruna, vitally important... More > periods in Madrid and Barcelona, through his brief stay in the village of Horta and his eventual arrival in Paris to explore the roots and inspiration of his art and life. Explored within are the details of Pablo's birth, infant years, early developments, friendships and family dynamics, not to mention his earliest artistic passions, all of which led to his culture shifting work of the 20th century. The essays are illustrated with historical and new photographs taken by the author.< Less
Classic Film Series: Stanley Kubrick's The Shining By chris wade
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In this book, Chris Wade explores Stanley Kubrick's 1980 adaptation of Stephen King's novel, The Shining. The film concerns Jack Torrance (Jack Nicholson), who takes on the job of winter caretaker... More > for the isolated Overlook Hotel, taking with him his wife Wendy (Shelley Duvall) and Danny (Danny Lloyd), only to find the vast establishment is home to a host of spirits and dark forces. The Shining is one of the most discussed, dissected and popular films of the past fifty years, garnering an intense cult following which seems to grow as the years go on. Wade explores various themes prevalent in the film, examines the differences between Kubrick and King's visions, and digs deep to look at the various subliminal and metaphorical layers beneath the surface.< Less
The Life and Work of George Melly By chris wade
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George Melly was a larger than life figure, a jazz singer, raver, raconteur, writer, art lover and cultural icon. This book goes chronologically through his life and work, taking in his formative... More > years, his emergence as a jazz star, his legendary books and other varied activities. It also includes interviews with his wife Diana, his son Tom, cartoonist and fellow jazzer Wally Fawkes, plus contributions from other people who knew him. So fasten your seat belt and take a ride on the Mellymobile... Chris Wade is a writer, musician and filmmaker. He runs the acclaimed music project Dodson and Fogg, writes non fiction books and makes films. His other work includes Cutey and the Sofaguard, an audiobook narrated by Rik Mayall.< Less

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