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Abel Ferrara's controversial movies always push the censors to the limits and provoke powerful critical reactions. Now comes the first major portrait of the New York maverick director who is revered an auteur as often as he is reviled as a sensationalist.
This study of the American film-maker Abel Ferrara provides a critical overview of his career and examines his inner circle of loyal collaborators. It describes how Ferrara is moving away from the shock tactics of his earlier work, towards making films that reveal his passion for European cinema.