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CINEMA HISTORY, Chapter 8

The Late 1970s...Psychological Portraits

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Professor, General College,
University of Minnesota

A list of recommended titles is included below.

 

YEAR

FILM

DIRECTOR

COUNTRY

1976

Network

Sidney Lumet

USA

1976

Taxi Driver

Martin Scorsese

USA

1975

Dersu Uzala

Akiru Kurosawa

Japan

1977

The Last Detail

Hal Ashby

USA

1977

Annie Hall

Woody Allen

USA

1977

Close Encounters of the Third Kind

Steven Spielberg

USA

1977

Julia

Fred Zinneman

USA

1978

Deer Hunter, The

Michael Cimino

USA

1978

Midnight Express

Alan Parker

USA

1978

Tree of the Wooden Clogs

Ermanno Olmi

Italy

1978

Autumn Sonata

Ingmar Bergman

Sweden

1978

Interiors

Woody Allen

USA

1978

Unmarried Woman, An

Paul Mazursky

USA

1979

All that Jazz

Bob Fosse

USA

1979

Apocalypse, Now

Francis Coppola

USA

1979

Manhattan

Woody Allen

USA

1979

Marriage of Maria Braun

Reiner Fassbinder

Germany

1979

Norma Rae

Martin Ritt

USA

1980

Coal Miner's Daughter

Michael Apted

USA

1980

Kagemusha

Akiru Kurosawa

Japan

1980

My Brilliant Career

Gillian Armstrong

Australia

1980

Raging Bull

Martin Scorsese

USA

1980

State of Siege

Constantin Costa-Gavras

France

1981

Prince of the City

Sidney Lumet

USA

1981

French Lieutenant's Woman, The

Karel Reisz

England

1980

Breaker Morant

Bruce Beresford

Australia

 

For the next chapter in this Cinema History
See Chapter 9
The 1980s--Towards an International Cinema

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