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Love, Mortality and the Moving Image.

By: Wilson, Emma, Dr.
Material type: TextTextSeries: eBooks on Demand.Publisher: Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2012Description: 1 online resource (203 p.).ISBN: 9780230367708.Subject(s): Death in motion pictures | Death in motion pictures | Loss (Psychology) in motion pictures | Loss (Psychology) in motion pictures | Motion picture audiences - Psychological aspects | Motion picture audiences -- Psychological aspects | Motion pictures - Psychological aspects | Motion pictures -- Psychological aspects | PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Gender Studies | SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media StudiesGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Love, Mortality and the Moving ImageDDC classification: 791.43/6823 | 791.436823 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Plates; Introduction; 1 Love; 2 Mother; 3 Child; 4 Coma; 5 Pietà; 6 Touch; 7 Home; Conclusion; Notes; References; Moving Image Artworks; Index; Color Plates
Summary: In their use of home movies, collages of photographs and live footage, moving image artists explore the wish to see dead loved ones living. This study closely explores emotions and sensations surrounding mortality and longing, with new readings of works by Agnès Varda, Pedro Almodóvar, Ingmar Bergman, Sophie Calle, and many others.
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Cover; Contents; Acknowledgements; Plates; Introduction; 1 Love; 2 Mother; 3 Child; 4 Coma; 5 Pietà; 6 Touch; 7 Home; Conclusion; Notes; References; Moving Image Artworks; Index; Color Plates

In their use of home movies, collages of photographs and live footage, moving image artists explore the wish to see dead loved ones living. This study closely explores emotions and sensations surrounding mortality and longing, with new readings of works by Agnès Varda, Pedro Almodóvar, Ingmar Bergman, Sophie Calle, and many others.

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EMMA WILSON Professor of French Literature and the Visual Arts at the University of Cambridge, UK, and a Fellow of Corpus Christi College. She is Course Director of the MPhil in Screen Media and Cultures. Her recent books include Cinema's Missing Children (2003), Alain Resnais (2006) and Atom Egoyan (2009).

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