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Cinematic quests for identity : the hero's encounter with the beast

Author: Maria Garcia
Publisher: Lanham, Maryland : Rowman & Littlefield, [2015]
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Named Person: Catherine Breillat; Robert Bresson; Catherine Breillat; Robert Bresson
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Maria Garcia
ISBN: 9781442246973 1442246979
OCLC Number: 895301651
Description: ix, 273 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Framing the beast of individuation --
A woman's beast: the silence of the lambs --
The male quest: when the hero doesn't get "the girl" --
Love affairs with the beast: two women of screwball comedy --
The beast of The diamond --
The child's quest: a first glimpse of mortality --
Catherine Breillat and the fairy tale quest as "passage" --
Robert Bresson and the feminine face of god --
Filmography.
Responsibility: Maria Garcia.

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