Hitchcock, auteur


Read the chapter in your textbook on auteur theory, and the four pdf’s below:

  1. Hitchcock as an auteur
  2. Hitchcock on the art of suspense
  3. Shadow of a Doubt as a film noir
  4. Roger Ebert’s review of Stranger on a Train
  5. “Auteurism in North by Northwest”

Paper topic is here.

Lots of Hitchcock on youtube. Try his short explanation of the Kuleshov Effect, the basic idea of how editing affects perception:

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