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New trends in Argentine and Brazilian cinema

New trends in Argentine and Brazilian cinema

Author: Cacilda Rêgo; Carolina Rocha
Publisher: Bristol Intellect 2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Surveys Brazilian and Argentine cinematic production from its subsequent dramatic rebirth to the present. This title addresses not only the commercially successful films but also the effects of  Read more...


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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Cacilda Rêgo; Carolina Rocha
ISBN: 9781841503752 1841503754
OCLC Number: 901502069
Description: 274 p.
Contents: I. Introduction II. General Considerations Chapter 1: The Fall and Rise of Brazilian Cinema - Cacilda Rego Chapter 2: Globo Filmes, Sony and the Pre-Sold Promise: Commercial Filmmaking in the Brazilian Retomada - Courtney Brannon-Donoghue Chapter 3: Close Strangers: The Role of Regional Cultural Policies in Brazilian and Argentinean New Cinemas - Marina Moguillansky Chapter 4: Contemporary Argentine Cinema during Neoliberalism - Carolina Rocha Chapter 5: New Visions of Patagonia: Video Collectives and the Creation of a Regional Movement in Argentina's South - Tamara Falicov III. Citizens and New Types of Citizenship, Class Chapter 6: Leaving and Letting Go in Live-in-maid - Ana Ros Chapter 7: Electoral Normalcy and Social Anomaly: the Nueve reinas/Nine Queens paradigm and reformulated Argentine cinema, 1989-2001 - Ana Laura Lunish Chapter 8: Staging Class and Ethnicity in Lucrecia Martel's La cienaga - Ana Peluffo Chapter 9: Landscape and the Artist's Frame in Lucrecia Martel's La cienaga and La nina santa - Amanda Holmes Chapter 10: Transactional Fictions: (Sub)urban Realism in the Films of Caetano and Trapero - Beatriz Urraca Chapter 11: Police and Policing in Recent Argentine Cinema - James Scorer Chapter 12: The productive web of Brazil's urban uber-dramas - Piers Armstrong Chapter 13: Fernando Meirelles's City of God: The Representation of Racial Resentment and Violence in the New Brazilian Social Cinema - Vanessa Fitzgibbon IV. Gender/Genre Chapter 14: The Dystopian City: Gendered Interpretations of the Urban in Um Ceu de Estrelas (Tata Amaral, 1996) and Vagon Fumador (Veronica Chen, 2001) - Charlotte Gleghorn Chapter 15: Reimagining Rosinha with Andrucha Waddington and Elena Soarez: Nature, Woman, and Sexuality in the Brazilian Northeast from Popular Music to Cinema - Jack Draper III Chapter 16: The Laughter Contract: Filmed History and Image Demolition in Carlota Joaquina, Princess of Brazil - Regina Felix Chapter 17: Brazilian Women's Filmmaking before and after the Retomada - Leslie Marsh
Responsibility: Cacilda Rêgo [edit.]; Carolina Rocha [edit.].


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