Monograph on Carl Th. Dreyer's 1932 'poem of horror'


British Film Institute Film Classics 2005, second edition 2013 Palgrave Macmillan



       1. Carl Theodor Dreyer (1889 - 1968)

       2. Locating Vampyr in Dreyer's cinema and in its Sources

       3. The 'Problem' of Vampyr

       4. Vampyr: Towards a Reading

       5. The Journey to Our Grave


79 pages        58 stills       45 end-notes


Second Edition (96 pages) incorporates some factual corrections and an author's Foreword written mainly in the light of Martin Koerber's restoration of the film (Cineteca di Bologna, 2008)