The most comprehensive monograph on cult filmmaker Richard Fleischer
Richard Fleischer, a work A book by Nicolas Tellop 436 pages A Marest Publisher edition
cult filmmaker,Richard Fleischeris the author of nearly fifty films ( The Vikings , 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea , Green Sun , etc.), including many classics. He has long suffered from the reputation ofyes man , or a director ready to accept all projects. While it is true that he has directed a few commissions, his filmography includes quantities of masterpieces, adored by leading filmmakers.
In this richly illustrated essay,Nicolas Tellopretraces his film career, demonstrates the consistency of his work and finally reveals the strength of this true artist.