Definition of auteurism
auteurist\ō-ˈtər-ist, -ˈtœr-\ play noun or adjective
auteuristic\ˌō-ˌtər-ˈi-stik, -ˌtœr-\ adjective While it might be too glib to say that Allen's art mirrors his life, it is certainly true to say that his films are auteuristic expressions of his own neuroses and concerns. — Neil Norman, Evening Standard (London), 14 Aug. 1992
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Origin and Etymology of auteurism
auteur + -ism
First Known Use: 1968See Words from the same year
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