1-20 of 90 Search Results for

essay film

Follow your search
Access your saved searches in your account

Would you like to receive an alert when new items match your search?
Close Modal
Sort by
Series: e-Duke books scholarly collection.
Published: 13 February 2013
DOI: 10.1215/9780822395751-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-9575-1
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379157
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Published: 12 November 2001
DOI: 10.1215/9780822380986
EISBN: 978-0-8223-8098-6
Book Chapter

By Matthew Omelsky
Published: 03 November 2023
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2750-8
... Black Audio Film Collective Handsworth Songs Twilight City Thatcherism essay film ...
Book Chapter

By Gil Z. Hochberg
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... witnessing human rights essay film visual evidence documentaries ...
Published: 03 November 2023
DOI: 10.1215/9781478027508-004
EISBN: 978-1-4780-2750-8
... The third chapter examines the shape of fugitive time in two films by the Black Audio Film Collective: Handsworth Songs (1986) and Twilight City (1989). Established in London in 1982 by a group of students of West African and West Indian descent, Black Audio’s early essay films sought...
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
DOI: 10.1215/9780822375517-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
... Chapter 5 tackles the “crisis of witnessing” associated with the demand imposed on Palestinians from both human rights NGOs and the global media to provide visual proof and eyewitness accounts of their suffering and hardship. The chapter engages with two essay films that the author argues...
Book Chapter

By Gil Z. Hochberg
Series: Perverse Modernities: A Series Edited by Jack Halberstam and Lisa Lowe
Published: 07 April 2015
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7551-7
...Witnessing Chapter 5 tackles the “crisis of witnessing” associated with the demand imposed on Palestinians from both human rights NGOs and the global media to provide visual proof and eyewitness accounts of their suffering and hardship. The chapter engages with two essay films that the author...
Published: 10 February 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373322-006
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7332-2
... This essay compares two films, Crows and Sparrows of the late-1940s and Once Upon a Time in Shanghai of the mid-1990s. Through this comparison, the discussion focuses on the problem of historical repetition, revolution, and continuity as these are represented in the two films. Concentrating...
Series: School for Advanced Research Advanced Seminar
Published: 05 April 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822373261-010
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7326-1
... This essay seeks to express the movement of desire at work in a tense and abortive romantic film project through a single-sentence structure of exposition. desire affect cinema writing ...
Published: 05 August 2016
DOI: 10.1215/9780822374022-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7402-2
... This essay uses analyses of Jacques Derrida’s Specters of Marx and Brad Bird’s film Mission Impossible: Ghost Protocol to introduce the central themes of the overall volume. Taking as its starting point a discussion of three passing references to China located at the margins of Derrida’s...
Published: 05 May 2017
DOI: 10.1215/9780822372998-008
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7299-8
... Mignon Nixon appraises a wide variety of representations of the psychoanalytic situation in her essay “On the Couch,” first published in the journal October in 2005. The essay both gathers and interrogates a suite of visual projects that have sought to make the clinical scene visible in film...
Book Chapter

By Greg Tate
Published: 15 July 2016
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7399-5
...Screenings Reviews of Black films, filmmakers, actors, and plays constitute the fourth section—Spike Lee's Bamboozled , blaxploitation movies, John Singleton’s Baby Boy , and Jeffrey Wright and Don Cheadle’s performance in a play by Suzan-Lori Parks. The final essay, on the documentary...
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379157-001
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379157-002
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379157-003
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379157-004
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
DOI: 10.1215/9780822379157-005
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7
Series: Series Q
Published: 01 January 1999
EISBN: 978-0-8223-7915-7