A new title in the fascinating series from world-renowned cinema magazine Cahiers du cinéma, which focuses on ten key performances from a single actor. Once a teen idol, Johnny Depp (b. 1963) has led an incredibly diverse career, playing eccentric characters in now-classics like Edward Scissorhands, Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas, Pirates of the Caribbean and Alice in Wonderland. An accessible text combines both a narrative and analytical dimension and is illustrated by 300 film stills, set photographs and film sequences.
Corinne Vuillaume is an author and journalist. A regular contributor to academic film journal Cadrage, she has also written for the television and penned a collection of short stories, Un Continent sous la Dune (2006). She holds a doctorate in film studies and has published numerous articles on the fantastic in art history and the cinema.