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  • noun Plural form of auteurist.

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Examples

  • And I was hooked up with a group of East Coast auteurists – mainly Howard Mandelbaum, Roger McNiven, Robert Smith, and Jeff Wise – who helped expand my taste and also had experience publishing zines and director monographs at the University of Connecticut.

    Current Movie Reviews, Independent Movies - Film Threat

  • According to the French auteurists via Andrew Sarris, the director comes in with eighteen cans of film under his arm the way that Sinclair Lewis would come in with a novel.

    STAR

  • The auteurists posited that directors were in the best position to provide a film with its signature style and outlook, and that the best directors (not all directors) did just that, as any careful analysis of the body of work of a John Ford or an Alfred Hitchcock would manifestly show.

    Film and Literature

  • The Hawks cult that developed in the '60s also didn't spend much time on this movie, even though it's really quite a bit better than some of the later Hawks movies that the auteurists defended.

    Archive 2007-06-01

  • The Hawks cult that developed in the '60s also didn't spend much time on this movie, even though it's really quite a bit better than some of the later Hawks movies that the auteurists defended.

    Hawks and Hawkins

  • The early auteurists had a particular fondness for movies where a director brought a lot of visual flair to a terrible script, like Nicholas Ray did to a movie like Party Girl; it was considered the ultimate triumph of the director's art to make something out of nothing, rather than make a good movie from a good script.

    Archive 2006-02-01

  • What we want, though, is a different matter - and that's what separates most people from auteurists - we want great music, and because of those three albums back in

    Expecting Rain

  • What we want, though, is a different matter - and that's what separates most people from auteurists - we want great music, and because of those three albums back in

    Expecting Rain

  • Big River and The Secret Garden, doesn't believe his sharp right turn into accessible family drama from the "Hedwig" crowd will rattle the auteurists too much.

    Yahoo! News: Business - Opinion

  • Lerner, though nearly unknown except to auteurists and noir fans, is dry, expert, unexcited and really, really good.

    Movie City News

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