Module 5 Exam Notes - Module 5 Notes Key Genres I The Western John Ford Ford auteur Started directing 1910s Starts showing heroic westerns 1924

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Module 5 Notes Key Genres I: The Western & John Ford Ford: auteur Started directing 1910s Starts showing heroic westerns 1924 Series of westerns Western big-early silent-dying out early 30s 1939: Stagecoach-paved way for western Orson Welles watched stagecoach 40 times-citizen cane Stagecoach-first starring john wayne-monument valley 1950s-renaissance in western-led by john ford Compete w/tv-complex stories Commentary-mythology Western star no longer hero The Searchers-1956 Director: John Ford John Wayne

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