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authorship (auteur theory, la politique des auteurs) 

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A Dictionary of Film Studies
Author(s):

Annette Kuhn,

Guy Westwell

An approach to film analysis and criticism that focuses on the ways in which the personal influence, individual sensibility, and artistic vision of a film's director might be identified in their work. Before the 1950s serious film criticism tended to focus on questions of ontology and ... ...

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