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Arresting the Flux of Images and Sounds: Free Indirect Discourse and the Dialectics of Political Cinema

Patricia Pisters

in Deleuze and the Contemporary World

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
March 2012
ISBN:
9780748623419
eISBN:
9780748652389
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748623419.003.0010
Subject:
Philosophy, General

This chapter analyses the works of Gilles Deleuze relevant to political cinema. It proposes that contemporary cinema should be conceived as a speech-act in free indirect discourse in order to address ... More


Ruiz’s Cinema in the 1960s and 1970s

Michael Goddard

in The Cinema of Raúl Ruiz: Impossible Cartographies

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167314
eISBN:
9780231850506
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167314.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter studies Raúl Ruiz's cinema in the period leading up to and during the Allende socialist government in Chile, in context of the new Latin American cinema. Concerning the magical or social ... More


Panahi’s Disagreement

James Harvey

in Jacques Rancière and the Politics of Art Cinema

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9781474423786
eISBN:
9781474453585
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474423786.003.0002
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Following discussion of the particularities of the Panahi case and the cultural specificity of the film, I engage with This is Not a Film in the context of what Rancière describes as ‘suitable ... More


Middlebrow Erotic: Didactic Cinema in the Transition to Democracy

Sally Faulkner

in Spanish Erotic Cinema

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
January 2018
ISBN:
9781474400473
eISBN:
9781474434744
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474400473.003.0007
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter explores what the author calls ‘the middlebrow erotic’ in Spanish cinema. It argues that after the abolition of censorship in 1977, eroticism in Spanish film ‘extended beyond subject ... More


Youth and Média-engagé: Is This West Africa’s Heterolinguistic Cinéma-monde?

Carina Yervasi

in Cinéma-monde: Decentred Perspectives on Global Filmmaking in French

Published in print:
2018
Published Online:
September 2018
ISBN:
9781474414982
eISBN:
9781474444736
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9781474414982.003.0015
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter investigates the heterolinguistic cinema of West Africa. Focusing on what the author designates as média-engagé, a collection of politically-engaged documentaries, videos and reportages ... More


Laurent Cantet

Martin O'Shaughnessy

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780719091506
eISBN:
9781781708590
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Manchester University Press
DOI:
10.7228/manchester/9780719091506.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Laurent Cantet is of one France’s leading contemporary directors. He probes the evolution and fault-lines of contemporary society from the home to the workplace and from the Republican school to ... More


Introduction: Imperatives of Wonder; or, Moving beyond The Battle of Algiers

Suzanne Gauch

in Maghrebs in Motion: North African Cinema in Nine Movements

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262570
eISBN:
9780190262600
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262570.003.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

The introduction underscores the origin of the uprisings of the Arab Spring in Tunisia, weighs their effect on habits of perception worldwide, and proposes that it is time to move away from such ... More


Conclusion

Bruce Bennett

in The Cinema of Michael Winterbottom: Borders, Intimacy, Terror

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167376
eISBN:
9780231850537
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167376.003.0006
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This chapter concludes that Michael Winterbottom’s cinema constitutes a notable and important form of political cinema. Reading his films politically allows viewers to attend to the tensions, ... More


Twilight Dawns: Mohamed Chouikh’s The Citadel (1989), Youssef (1994), and Ark of the Desert (1997)

Suzanne Gauch

in Maghrebs in Motion: North African Cinema in Nine Movements

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262570
eISBN:
9780190262600
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262570.003.0003
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter examines how Mohamed Chouikh’s most acclaimed films—The Citadel (1989), Youssef (1994), and Ark of the Desert (1997)—critically reflect on the role of state-sponsored postindependence ... More


Maghrebs in Motion: North African Cinema in Nine Movements

Suzanne Gauch

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262570
eISBN:
9780190262600
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262570.001.0001
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This book analyzes nine key films and film cycles from Algeria, Morocco, and Tunisia made in the twenty-five years leading up to the Arab Spring. This study shows how each film draws on diverse ... More


Signal Crossings: Nadia El Fani’s Bedwin Hacker (2003)

Suzanne Gauch

in Maghrebs in Motion: North African Cinema in Nine Movements

Published in print:
2016
Published Online:
January 2016
ISBN:
9780190262570
eISBN:
9780190262600
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780190262570.003.0007
Subject:
Literature, Film, Media, and Cultural Studies

This chapter analyzes how Nadia El Fani’s unconventional first feature film Bedwin Hacker transforms notions of politically engaged cinema in its enactment of a kind of civilizational discourse ... More


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