Auteurism meaning

ō-tûrĭzəm
In film criticism, the theory according to which the primary creator of a film is the director, all of whose works are said to reflect to a certain degree the characteristics of a personal style.
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The definition of auteurism is the belief that a movie should primarily reveal the director’s feelings and beliefs as if he has written it himself.

The theory that the director’s vision should be clearly seen in a movie is an example of auterism.

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(film) A theory that considers a work of cinema or television as the work of its director, rather than of the actors or producers.
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Origin of auteurism

  • auteur +‎ -ism

    From Wiktionary