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Saura, Carlos (1932–) By Hortelano, Lorenzo J. Torres

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1220-1
Published: 01/10/2016
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Carlos Saura, screenwriter and film director, has often been praised as representing the summit of the Spanish post-war filmic universe. His film style throughout his career resembles an elliptical and poetic language, used not just for political reasons, but also out of his modernist willingness to pursue aesthetic innovation.

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Torres Hortelano, Lorenzo J. "Saura, Carlos (1932–)." The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. : Taylor and Francis, 2016. Date Accessed 20 Mar. 2023 doi:10.4324/9781135000356-REM1220-1

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