The Transatlantic Gaze, Italian Cinema. American Film
The Transatlantic Gaze tracks the influence of Italian cinema on American film from the postwar period to the present.
Mary Ann McDonald Carolan documents the sustained and profound artistic impact of Italian directors, actors, and screenwriters on American film. Working across a variety of genres, including neorealism, comedy, the Western, and the art film, Carolan explores how and why American directors from Woody Allen to Quentin Tarantino have adapted certain Italian trademark techniques and motifs.
Release date: February 2014
SUNY Series in Italian American Culture