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A thousand cuts

Dennis Bartok

A thousand cuts

the bizarre underground world of collectors and dealers who saved the movies

by Dennis Bartok

  • 242 Want to read
  • 32 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures,
  • Collectors and collecting,
  • Societies

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDennis Bartok and Jeff Joseph
    ContributionsJoseph, Jeff, 1953- author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.C54 B37 2016
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxix, 241 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
    Number of Pages241
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27221582M
    ISBN 101496807731
    ISBN 109781496807731
    LC Control Number2016005823
    OCLC/WorldCa945571307

    A Thousand Cuts explores the obsessions of the colorful individuals who created their own screening rooms, spent vast sums, negotiated underground networks, and even risked legal jeopardy to pursue their passion for real, physical film. .   Also known as “slow slicing” or “death by a thousand cuts,” Lingchi involved the removal by knife of flesh from the body in small pieces and small, non-deadly cuts to limbs and torso. After chunks of flesh had been removed from all .

    Product Information. A Thousand Cuts is a candid exploration of one of America's strangest and most quickly vanishing subcultures. It is about the death of physical film in the digital era and about a paranoid, secretive, eccentric, and sometimes obsessive group of film-mad collectors who made movies and their projection a private religion in the time before DVDs and Blu-rays.5/5(1). A thousand cuts by Simon Lelic; 3 editions; First published in ; Subjects: Women detectives, Murder, Suicidal behavior, Fiction, Investigation, Teachers, School.

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A THOUSAND CUTS, Simon Lelic’s debut novel now available in paperback, is difficult to classify in a particular genre. At its heart it concerns a mass murder, but is hardly a mystery, given that the killings take place at a British school in front of the faculty and student A thousand cuts book.

Across the “pond” and beyond, A Thousand Cuts, by Londoner Simon Lelic not only emulates the headlines, it dissects them by exploring the views and theories of those observers and amateur detectives sometimes known as “Monday morning quarterbacks.” One cannot review the content of this novel without also reviewing the unique writing style of its.

In some ways, A Thousand Cuts is a sequel to another book about film collectors, Land of a Thousand Balconies by Jack Stevenson, published in The other book came out when DVD’s were supplanting film collecting and there were still plenty of video stores you could rent movies from every day/5(21).

Lelic's writing style is masterful; it hardly seems possible that "A Thousand Cuts" is his first novel, but it is. Parts of the book are told in the form of interviews with one character talking. While it's a confusing style, Lelic makes it perfectly understandable. This a /5(31). A unique interdisciplinary history, Death by a Thousand Cuts is the first book to explore the history, iconography, and legal contexts of Chinese tortures and executions from the tenth century until lingchi’s abolition in The authors then turn their attention to an in-depth investigation of “oriental” tortures in the Western.

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A Thousand Cuts is a beautiful elegy for the death of film, that fragile creation of acetate, sprockets, gears, and shadows. Few books have ever captured the singular and mysterious purity of movie worship like this one.

"'A Thousand Cuts' is another riveting novel from Thomas Mogford and showcases his genuine flair for originality and the creation of memorable characters embedded in a compelling story." - Midwest Book Review "Mogford unspools an intricate taleAuthor: Thomas Mogford.A Thousand Cuts is a candid, colorful exploration of one of America’s strangest and most quickly vanishing subcultures.

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