New book from France about Sly

By Webmaster on March 18, 2013 / 1 min read

French journalist David Da Silva (any relation to Deke?) has published a new book about Sly in which he interviews directors like Mikael Håfström, John Herzfeld, Martyn Burke, Norman Jewison and Stephen Verona.

New bookThe book describes Sly as a ‘working class hero’ and takes an academic approach to exploring issues that arise through his films.

For more info on the book (in French) and a short interview with its author, take a look at this page.

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  • אינסטלטור מומלץMay 27, 2013

    sly and Arnold Schwarzenegger are amazing people! wish i had this book in english.

  • ETTORI BRUNOApril 13, 2013

    very interesting book on sly's works and career. A smart reading who honored caracters of different movies as Rocky, First blood, Fist, Paradise Alley, Copland.

  • Noelia López, someone who loves you.April 10, 2013


  • DonApril 4, 2013

    This is cool news! Looking forward to an English version in the near future.

  • GeorgiosApril 1, 2013

    After reading 3 "books" about Sly i can say the following thing: intellectuals write for intellectuals, and Sly writes for us ("down-to-earth" people) through his films. His message is brought by an entertaining way, in the good old proven tradition of the ancient writers.

  • brionyMarch 31, 2013

    Please make this book in english...

  • AndreaMarch 26, 2013

    I hope in a book in Italy!!

  • AndreaMarch 26, 2013

    I hope in an italian book!!

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