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Film Stars

Brigitte Bardot

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  • To be published as part of our new 'Film Stars' series, bound to attract a lot of attention
  • General interest Brigitte Bardot remains an icon of the Sixties and of French cinema
  • Ginette Vincendeau is a high profile academic and cultural commentator
  • Will include black and white images of BB film stills and screengrabs
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Ginette Vincendeau analyses Bardot's rise to fame as a highly-acclaimed French international film star and fashion icon from her early days as a fashion model and ballet dancer to her period of 'high stardom' between 1956 and 1960.

About the authors

GINETTE VINCENDEAU is Professor in Film Studies at King's College London. Her publications include La Haine (2005), Jean-Pierre
Melville: An American in Paris
(2003) and Stars and Stardom in French Cinema (2000). She co-edited The French New Wave: Critical Landmarks (2009) with Peter Graham and, with Alastair Phillips, A Companion to Jean Renoir (2013) and Journeys of Desire: European Actors in Hollywood (2006). She is the editor of the Cine-Files French Film Guides series and a regular contributor to Sight & Sound.

Reviews

A serious and well-researched account of Brigitte Bardot as a movie star and cultural phenomenom.' - Sight & Sound

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Brigitte Bardot
Authors
Series Title
Film Stars
Copyright
2013
Publisher
Palgrave BFI
Copyright Holder
The Editor(s) (if applicable) and The Author(s)
Softcover ISBN
978-1-84457-492-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
184
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