Definition of auteurism
auteuristplay \ō-ˈtər-ist, -ˈtœr-\ 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