And the Mirror Cracked (Heftet)

Feminist Cinema and Film Theory


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Innbinding: Heftet
Utgivelsesår: 1998
Antall sider: 227
Forlag: Palgrave Macmillan
Språk: Engelsk
ISBN/EAN: 9780333920411
Omtale: And the Mirror Cracked
And The Mirror Cracked explores the politics and pleasures of contemporary feminist cinema. Tracing the highly productive ways in which feminist directors create alternative film forms, Anneke Smelik highlights cinematic issues which are central to feminist films: authorship, point of view, metaphor, montage and the excessive image. In a continuous mirror game between theory and cinema, this study explains how these cinematic techniques are used to represent female subjectivity positively and affirmatively. Among the films considered are A Question of Silence , Bagdad Cafe , Sweetie and The Virgin Machine .

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