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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (3 (51)): 1–29.
Published: 01 December 2002
...), The Threshold of the Visible World (1996), Male Subjectivity at the Margins (1992), The Acoustic Mirror (1988), and The Subject of Semiotics (1983). Nouvelle Vague (dir. Jean-Luc Godard, Switzerland and France, 1990) The Dream of the Nineteenth Century Kaja Silverman What is cinema...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (3 (87)): 149–183.
Published: 01 December 2014
... of Minnesota Press, 2012). © 2014 by Camera Obscura 2014 Figure 1. “What are these things for?” Dr. Li (Kam Tong) inquires about the padding in the bustline area of a gown for his daughter Mei Li (Miyoshi Umeki) in Flower Drum Song (dir. Henry Koster, US, 1961). I Dreamed I Was Wanted: Flower...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (1 (67)): 194–199.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Hotel in the Angel universe and learn to stake those pesky vampires. Ruby Red and Emerald Green: The Queer Demon Diva of My Dreams Lorrie Palmer What is a woman to do when she falls, and falls hard, for a green- skinned, red-eyed, seriously horned, nattily dressed, 6'2" male diva...
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Camera Obscura (2005) 20 (1 (58)): 185–207.
Published: 01 May 2005
.... She also produces television documentaries and short films. Velvet portrait of the “dusky maiden” from Velvet Dreams (dir. Sima Urale, New Zealand, 1997). Courtesy of TopShelf Productions Darkness and Light: Dusky Maidens and Velvet Dreams Sarina Pearson Historically, Pacific...
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Camera Obscura (2012) 27 (3 (81)): 39–67.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Chris Dumas The problem of the “it was all a dream” structure is considered, particularly in reference to its appearance in the year 1953. This article compares three films featuring the dream structure — Robot Monster (dir. Phil Tucker, US), The 5000 Fingers of Dr. T (dir. Roy Rowland, US...
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Camera Obscura (2018) 33 (3 (99)): 21–47.
Published: 01 December 2018
... and Herzsprung challenge the reigning narrative of not only neoliberal but also socialist citizenship: that hard work will be rewarded. The dream of the good life remains unattainable in both films. An investigation of continuities in their aesthetic sensibilities and social thematics and in how they cast...
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Camera Obscura (2014) 29 (1 (85)): 81–109.
Published: 01 May 2014
... the postcolonial subjectivity of being caught between two worlds in her documentary and short fiction films, including River of No Return (2008), Gulpilil: One Red Blood (2002), Crocodile Dreaming (2006), and Two Bob Mermaid (1996). It argues that these films offer unique insights into the history of Indigenous...
Published: 01 September 2021
Figure 3. This screenshot of Coyne (front row, far left), Reynolds (front row, second from the left), and fellow chorus dancers mid-Charleston in “All I Do Is Dream of You” makes visible the contrast between Coyne's get-down Africanist stance and Reynolds's more upright stance. Singin More
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Camera Obscura (1976) 1 (1 (1)): 104–126.
Published: 01 May 1976
..., no. 7-8, 1970, 1-8. Published in an English translation by Alan Williams in Film Quarterly, vol. XXVII no. 2, Winter 1974-75, 39-47. Lewin , Bertram “Sleep, the Mouth and the Dream Screen,” Psychoanalytic Quarterly, vol. 15, 1946,419-443) “Inferences from the Dream Screen,” International Journal...
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Camera Obscura (1997) 14 (1-2 (40-41)): 199–225.
Published: 01 May 1997
...Thomas DiPiero Copyright © 1996 by Indiana University Press 1997 Lifeforce (Tobe Hooper, 1985) Field of Dreams (Phil Alden Robinson, 1989) Angels in the (0ut)Field of Vision Thomas DiPiero . . . violence emerges when a fiction is threatened...
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Camera Obscura (1988) 6 (2 (17)): 6–29.
Published: 01 May 1988
...: Flammarion, 1982 . Deleuze , Gilles . Masochism: An Interpretation of Coldness and Cruelty . London: Georges Braziller, 1971 . Freud , Sigmund . The Interpretation of Dreams (1900). Vols. 4 and 5 of The Standard Edition of the Complete Psychological Works of Sigmund Freud . Edited...
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Camera Obscura (2008) 23 (3 (69)): 137–157.
Published: 01 December 2008
... follows, I will focus on the interaction of the audible and the visible in the performance of two songs: “Blue Velvet” and “In Dreams.” My analysis is meant to show how the interaction of the audible and the visible relates to, indeed produces, the highly unstable logic of gender...
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Camera Obscura (1981) 3 (1 (7)): 42–65.
Published: 01 May 1981
... the problem instead of confronting it-that for Freud condensation and displacement would seem at first sight to be “illogical” operations of a fundamentally non-discursivev nature (= “The dream-work does not think2 which pertain to the uncon- 47 scious and to it alone: pressures, as it were...
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Camera Obscura (2001) 16 (2 (47)): 79–131.
Published: 01 September 2001
... Technologies: Promises and Alibis, 1944 –1966 Laura Scott Holliday Motorama and the Romance of Technology Everyone says the future is strange But I have a feeling some things won’t change! —Woman, Design for Dreaming One of the classic advertising extravaganzas of the 1950s, Gen- eral...
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Camera Obscura (1979) 1-2 (3-1 (3-4)): 247.
Published: 01 May 1979
... Camera Obscurall p. 22 control over the means of representation (not the meaning) p. 65 a minute-long black screen (not blank) p. 1 16 Dream, Freud also tells us Lewin’s discovery of the dream-screen (not dream-scene) the dream-screen (not Dream screen) p. 119 leads back...
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Camera Obscura (1980) 2 (2 (5)): 6–70.
Published: 01 September 1980
...Thierry Kuntzel The Most Dangerous Game (Schoedsack and Pichel, I 93 2) The Film-Work, 2 Thierry Kuntzel Repetition: this text is the follow-up of an earlier text entitled “The Film-Work Like the former article, it is an exploration of the dream- work, as Freud defined...
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Camera Obscura (1979) 1-2 (3-1 (3-4)): 246–247.
Published: 01 May 1979
... Mulvey. ERRATA Camera Obscurall p. 22 control over the means of representation (not the meaning) p. 65 a minute-long black screen (not blank) p. 1 16 Dream, Freud also tells us Lewin’s discovery of the dream-screen (not dream-scene) the dream-screen (not Dream screen) p...
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Camera Obscura (2002) 17 (3 (51)): 149–179.
Published: 01 December 2002
... responsible for motivating Rae to live—to fight against, rather than toward, the death-in-life (the dead calm) she had been inducing with tranquilizers and dreams of her dead child.1 Read thus, the film depicts the triumph of life over the death drive, the organism’s insistence on following its own internal...
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Camera Obscura (1993) 11 (2 (32)): 4–40.
Published: 01 September 1993
... towns; they were coming to find something or leave something or get something, to dig up something or bury some- thing or leave something alone. They were com- ing with small dreams or large dreams or none...
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Camera Obscura (1981) 3 (1 (7)): 66–87.
Published: 01 May 1981
... essays collected in The Imaginary Signfier, let it suffice to point out the very real connection between a principle of alternation, this principle of inflected repetition set forth by both Metz and Bellour, and a cinematic apparatus that induces a quasi-dream state or hypnotic regression...