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Women & Film - E. Ann Kaplan

Paperback Published: 3rd November 1983
ISBN: 9780415027649
Number Of Pages: 272

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"Written with unequivocal enthusiasm for film, feminism and theory, "Women and Film" is a welcome and useful guide to a complex area."--"The Arts"
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Prefacep. viii
Acknowledgementsp. x
Introductionp. 1
The Classical and Contemporary Hollywood Cinemap. 21
Is the Gaze Male?p. 23
Patriarchy and the Male Gaze in Cukor's Camille (1936)p. 36
Fetishism and the Repression of Motherhood in Von Sternberg's Blonde Venus (1932)p. 49
The Struggle for Control over the Female Discourse and Female Sexuality in Welles's Lady from Shanghai (1946)p. 60
Forms of Phallic Domination in the Contemporary Hollywood Film: Brooks's Looking for Mr Goodbar (1977)p. 73
The Independent Feminist Filmp. 83
The Avant-Gardes in Europe and the USAp. 85
Silence as Female Resistance in Marguerite Duras's Nathalie Granger (1972)p. 91
Female Politics in the Symbolic Realm: Von Trotta's Marianne and Juliane (The German Sisters) (1981)p. 104
The American Experimental Woman's Film: Yvonne Rainer's Lives of Performers and Film about a Woman Who...(1972-4)p. 113
The Realist Debate in the Feminist Film: a Historical Overview of Theories and Strategies in Realism and the Avant-Garde Theory Film (1971-81)p. 125
The Avant-Garde Theory Film: Three Case Studies from Britain and the Usa: Sigmund Freud's Dora (1979), Thriller (1979), Mulvey/Wollen's Amy! (1980)p. 142
Mothers and Daughters in Two Recent Women's Films: Mulvey/Wollen's Riddles of the Sphinx (1976) and Michelle Citron's Daughter-Rite (1978)p. 171
The Woman Director in the Third World: Sara Gomez's One Way or Another (1974)p. 189
The Future of the Independent Feminist Film: Strategies of Production, Exhibition, and Distribution in the USAp. 195
Conclusion: Motherhood and Patriarchal Discoursep. 200
Notesp. 207
Appendix for Teachersp. 237
Bibliographyp. 242
Name Indexp. 253
Subject Indexp. 257
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ISBN: 9780415027649
ISBN-10: 0415027640
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 3rd November 1983
Country of Publication: GB
Dimensions (cm): 23.5 x 15.88  x 1.91
Weight (kg): 0.45
Edition Number: 1

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