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Peter Wollen

Film theorist and historian, director, and writer. Distinguished Professor of Film and Television, UCLA. Co-author, with Mark Peploe, of The Passenger (1975), directed by Michelangelo Antonioni. Curator of numerous art exhibitions, including Frida Kahlo and Tina Modotti (1982). Author of Signs and Meaning in the Cinema (1969, 1972, 1998), Readings... See full bio »

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Known For

Friendship's Death
Penthesilea Director
Crystal Gazing
Crystal Gazing Director
Riddles of the Sphinx


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 1984 Frida Kahlo & Tina Modotti (Documentary short)
 1983 Frida and Tina (Short)
 1983 The Bad Sister (TV Movie)
 1979 Amy! (Short)
 1974 Penthesilea
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 1987 Friendship's Death (screenplay) / (story)
 1984 Frida Kahlo & Tina Modotti (Documentary short)
 1983 The Bad Sister (TV Movie)
 1979 Amy! (Short) (writer)
 1977 Riddles of the Sphinx (writer)
 1974 Penthesilea
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 1984 Imagining October (Short)
 1974 Penthesilea
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 1974 Penthesilea (producer)
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 2002 American Masters (TV Series documentary)
- Gene Kelly: Anatomy of a Dancer (2002) ... Himself

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Other Works:

'Signs and Meanings in Cinema' (book, 1969). See more »

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Co-publisher of 'New Left Review', 'Screen' and 'Framework'.

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