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Published by Guernica in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English


  • Tati, Jacques -- Criticism and interpretation.

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Edition Notes

Filmography: p. [154]-158.

StatementMichel Chion ; translated by Antonio D"Alfonso.
SeriesPicas series ;, 40
LC ClassificationsPN1998.3.T374 C4813 2003
The Physical Object
Pagination161 p. ;
Number of Pages161
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3762419M
ISBN 10155071175X
LC Control Number2003467023

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