Articoli di Flavia Brizio-Skov

24 Apr

Novelistic Westerns of the 50’s, di Flavia Brizio-Skov


Bazin was one of the first critics to appreciate the western genre, a true pioneer in this sense. He examined the evolution of the genre and defined the post-war production as a western “that would be ashamed to be just itself, and look for some additional interest to justify its existence – an aesthetic, sociological, moral, psychological, political, or erotic interest;” he also identified the Second World War as the factor that triggered such a ...continua a leggere