Auteur Theory and To What Extent is Quentin Tarantino an Auteur

Ion INDOLEAN


Abstract:

In this paper I present an overview of the authorial theory as it was articulated by Peter Wollen and Andrew Sarris, followed by an analysis of Quentin Tarantino\'s feature flms, in relation to the concept of auteur. The purpose of this paper is to see to what extent is Quentin Tarantino an auteur.

Keywords: auteur theory, Andrew Sarris, Cahiers du cinema, Peter Wollen, American cinematography, European cinematography, Quentin Tarantino

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