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Derek Jarman"s medieval modern

Robert Mills

Derek Jarman"s medieval modern

by Robert Mills

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Criticism and interpretation,
  • Medievalism in motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (pages 218-234), filmography, and index.

    StatementRobert Mills
    SeriesMedievalism -- volume XIV, Medievalism (Series) -- v. 14.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.J3 M55 2018
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 249 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages249
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26959567M
    ISBN 101843844931
    ISBN 109781843844938
    OCLC/WorldCa1004919540

    In Chroma, his most poetic and lyrical book, Derek Jarman explores the uses of colour. Shifting across the spectrum and from the medieval to the modern, he draws on the work of great colour theorists from Pliny to Leonardo. Interwoven with these musings are evocative memories from Jarman’s childhood and illustrious career, along with. Derek Jarman's Medieval modern Mills, Robert, author. , Book, pages. Place Hold. 0 holds / Book: Lang & Lit 3rd Fl Nonfiction: In Library: JAR MIL: Toronto Reference Library Reference: Arts 5th Fl Reference Open Shelf.

    Book Description: The artist and filmmaker Derek Jarman () had a lifelong appreciation of medieval culture. But with the possible exception of Edward II, Jarman's films have not been identified to date as making a major contribution to the depiction of the Middle Ages in cinema. A poetic, passionate and intensely personal exploration of colour written during the final year of Derek Jarman's life -- with a new introduction by Ali Smith. In Chroma, his most poetic and lyrical book, Derek Jarman explores the uses of colour. Shifting across the spectrum and from the medieval to the modern, he draws on the work of great colour theorists from Pliny to Leonardo.5/5(1).

      Books are everywhere, spilling out of the glass-fronted shelves and flowing down the corridors, a portrait in miniature of Jarman’s extraordinarily well-stocked mind. Subjects stray from queer politics to cinema, garden design, medieval history, religion, nuclear power, the concept of time. Derek Jarman, painter and film- maker: born Northwood, Middlesex 31 January ; died London 19 February Author: COLIN MACCABE.


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It records the creative process of making Edward II () ‒ Jarman’s film inspired by Christopher Marlowe’s 16th-century play about the King’s love for his male favourites.

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Derek Jarman bought Prospect Cottage while visiting Dungeness, Kent, in He was at the peak of his creative powers – and it was here where he was to film The Garden, write the book Modern Nature and create a celebrated garden – but was also suffering terribly following his HIV diagnosis and subsequently AIDS-related illness.The artist and filmmaker Derek Jarman () had a lifelong appreciation of medieval culture.

But with the possible exception of Edward II, Jarman's films have not been identified to date as making a major contribution to the depiction of the Middle Ages in cinema.

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A passionate gardener from childhood, he combined his painter's eye, his horticultural expertise and his ecological convictions to produce a landscape which mixed the flint, shells and driftwood of Dungeness; sculptures made from stones; the ar/5.