Isabelle Huppert by Ronald Ariel Chammah
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Isabelle Huppert
By Ronald Ariel Chammah

Isabelle Huppert

Woman of Many Faces


Normal Price: $31.95
Your Price: $28.76 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $3.20! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $1.44 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply



Isabelle Huppert by Ronald Ariel Chammah

Book Description

Isabelle Huppert stands out among actresses due to her audacious choices of roles, both for films (I Heart Huckabees, 8 Women, The Piano Teacher) and theatre. Her intelligence and intuition are evident in the parts she plays. Her renown as an actress is not limited to the French cinema but embraces Europe and the rest of the world. This most mysterious of actresses likes to be photographed but she is not an easy subject. She offers herself to the eye of the camera yet remains secretive, almost absent. The great photographers of our time - Richard Avedon, Edouard Boubat, Guy Bourdin, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Elliot Erwitt, Lartigues, Annie Leibovitz, Steven Meisel, Helmut Newton, Sylvia Plachy, Marc Riboud, and Scavullo - took up the challenge. Huppert's energy and strength are often shrouded behind a kind of melancholy, and these photographers have captured beautifully that contradictory quality. Not only a collection of gorgeous images, this haunting book also unveils the bond between the public image and the secret soul of this unique woman.

Buy Isabelle Huppert book by Ronald Ariel Chammah from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780810959903
ISBN-10: 0810959909
Format: Hardback
(280mm x 230mm x 22mm)
Pages: 168
Imprint: Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
Publisher: Abrams
Publish Date: 14-Oct-2005
Country of Publication: United States

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Isabelle Huppert book by Ronald Ariel Chammah and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Author Biography - Ronald Ariel Chammah

Serge Toubiana is a film historian and author. He is the former editor-in-chief of the Cahiers du Cinema and current general director of the French Cinematheque. Elfriede Jelinek is a playwright and novelist who was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature in 2004. Susan Sontag was a noted writer, director, and human-rights activist.

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Ronald Ariel Chammah close
»
Recent books by Serge Toubiana close
Cannes Cinema by Serge Toubiana
Misfits by Serge Toubiana
Isabelle Huppert by Serge Toubiana
Truffaut by Serge Toubiana
»
Recent books by Elfriede Jelinek close
Charges (the Supplicants) by Elfriede Jelinek
Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek
Her Not All Her by Elfriede Jelinek
Sports Play by Elfriede Jelinek
Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek
Piano Teacher by Elfriede Jelinek
Isabelle Huppert by Elfriede Jelinek
Lust by Elfriede Jelinek
Wonderful Wonderful Times by Elfriede Jelinek
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close