This radical re-reading of Ford's work studies his films in the context of his complex character, demonstrating their immense intelligence and their profound critique of our culture.
About the Author
Ted Gallagher's articles have appeared in Sight & Sound, Film Comment, Artforum, and many other publications.
Table of Contents
1. Prologue: Youth and Apprenticeship 2. First Period (1927-1935): The Age of Introspection 3. Second Period (1935-1947): The Age of Idealism 4. Third Period (1948-1961): The Age of Myth 5. Final Period (1962-1965): The Age of Mortality 6. Conclusion
Notes Appendix: Grosses and Earnings Filmography Selected Bibliography Index