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The cinematic art of Eliseo Subiela, Argentine filmmaker

Author: Nancy J Membrez
Publisher: Lewiston, N.Y. : E. Mellen Press, ©2007.
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Consists of critical studies dealing with the work of Argentine filmmaker, Eliseo Subiela: his principle filmic texts; overarching cinematic motifs; and literary cultural influences following a  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cinematic art of Eliseo Subiela, Argentine filmmaker.
Lewiston, N.Y. : E. Mellen Press, ©2007
Named Person: Eliseo Subiela; Eliseo Subiela; Eliseo Subiela; Eliseo Subiela
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Nancy J Membrez
ISBN: 9780773454286 0773454284
OCLC Number: 81252753
Description: viii, 415 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Dedication : a short apocryphal biography of Eliseo Subiela --
My life's work / Eliseo Subiela --
The construction of the transnational film auteur : some notes on the cinema of Eliseo Subiela / Marvin D'Lugo --
Music in the films of Eliseo Subiela / Thomas Deveny --
The absent father and the demise of the metanarrative in the early films of Eliseo Subiela / Currie Kerr Thompson --
Charting masculinity through The conquest of paradise / Ksenija Bilbija --
To be and not to be : presence/absence of the disappeared in Man facing southeast / Fernando Reati --
My dinner with Rantes : the last interview with Hugo Soto / Jorge Ruffinelli --
Semantica fantastica : Man facing southeast and Borges's El sur / Jed Deppman --
The idea and meaning of the fantastic in Man facing southeast / Rodolfo Guzman --
The rhetoric of image and music in Last images of the shipwreck / Fernando Valerio-Holguin --
The desire for literature : proxy auteurs in Last images of the shipwreck and Dark side of the heart / Geoffrey Kantaris --
Poetic and musical re-enactment and masculine displacement : Dark side of the heart as a film-poem / Roberto Forns-Broggi --
Eliseo Subiela and Oliverio Girondo : praxis from the margins / Olga Juzyn --
Deepening into dionysus : an archetypal journey from puer to ecstasy in Dark side of the heart / Cathleen Rountree --
The Argentine Don Juan : the case of Dark side of the heart / Nancy J. Membrez --
Moving images : technology and the affective in Don't die without telling me where you are going / Keith John Richards --
Between utopia and reality : The conquest of paradise and Wake up, love / Hector Fernandez L'Hoeste --
What dreams may come : time and nostalgia in Wake up, love / Liliana Judith Guzman --
The postmodern cinderella : the reinscription of fairytales in Little miracles / Nancy J. Membrez --
Who is dreaming (us)? / Liliana Judith Guzman --
The adventures of God : the unconscious anatomy and its discontents / Ksenija Bilbija --
A tango on the bright side : Dark side of the heart 2 / Liliana Judith Guzman --
Short, but sweet : notes on Eliseo Subiela's short films / Nancy J. Membrez --
Man on the verge of a nervous breakdown : the evolution of Heartlift (2005) / Nancy J. Membrez --
The poet of Argentine cinema : an interview with Eliseo Subiela. (Unabridged) / Cathleen Rountree and Nancy J. Membrez --
App. 1. Subiela in a nutshell --
App. 2. Subiela filmography --
App. 3. Subiela's film prizes in chronological order.
Responsibility: edited by Nancy J. Membrez ; with a foreword by Guy H. Wood.
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