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Drive in cinema : essays on film, theory and politics

Author: Marc James Léger
Publisher: Bristol, England ; Chicago, Illinois : Intellect, 2015. ©2015.
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In this book, Marc James Leger presents Zizek-influenced studies of films made by the most influential filmmakers of our time, including Jean-Luc Godard, Pier Paolo Pasolini, Werner Herzog, Alexander  Read more...


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Léger, Marc James.
Drive in cinema : essays on film, theory and politics.
Bristol, England ; Chicago, Illinois : Intellect, c2015
xxi, 285 pages
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Marc James Léger
ISBN: 9781783204854 1783204850 9781783204878 1783204877 9781783204861 1783204869
OCLC Number: 1117905124
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 1 online resource (310 pages) : illustrations, photographs.
Contents: Foreword: Revolution at the Drive-in by Bradley TuckIntroduction: 1 + 1 + aChapter 1: Sad Bunny: Vincent Gallo and the Melancholia of GenderChapter 2: Drive in Cinema: The Dialectic of the Subject in Daisies and Who Wants to Kill Jessie?Chapter 3: The Ghost Is a ShellChapter 4: Ecstatic Struggle in the World System: Werner Herzog's Encounters at the End of the WorldChapter 5: Alexander Kluge's News from Ideological Antiquity: Marx - Eisenstein - Das Kapital: A Conversation with Michael Blum and Barbara ClausenChapter 6: Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Obama (But Were Afraid to Ask Mr. Freedom)Chapter 7: An Interview with Marc James Leger on Radical Politics, Cinema and the Future of the Avant Garde by Bradley TuckChapter 8: Pasolini's Contribution to La Rabbia as an Instance of Fantasmatic RealismChapter 9: Godard's Film Socialisme: The Agency of Art in the UnconsciousChapter 10: What Is to Be Done? with Spring BreakersChapter 11: Analytic Realism in Activist FilmConclusion: Only Communists Left Alive
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