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Playing with memories : essays on Guy Maddin

Playing with memories : essays on Guy Maddin

Author: David Church
Publisher: Winnipeg [Man.] : University of Manitoba Press, ©2009
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
These days, on those rare occasions when people talk about t̀he Canadian cinema, ' they cannot help but talk about Guy Maddin."--Geoff Pevere, from the Foreword.

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Named Person: Guy Maddin; Guy Maddin; Guy Maddin; Guy Maddin; Guy Maddin; Guy Maddin
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: David Church
ISBN: 9780887553547 0887553540
OCLC Number: 759156989
Description: 1 online resource (xiii, 280 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : portraits
Contents: Bark fish appreciation: an introduction / David Church --
My brother's keeper: fraternal relations in the films of Guy Maddin and George Toles / Donald Masterson --
Guy Maddin: true to form / Geoff Pevere --
Reinhabiting lost languages: Guy Maddin's Careful / Will Straw --
Fire and ice: the films of Guy Maddin / Steven Shaviro --
Maddin and melodrama / William Beard --
Thoroughly modern Maddin / David L. Pike --
Sexuality and self in the Guy Maddin vision / Stephen Snyder --
The heart of his world: emotional immediacy and distance in the films of Guy Maddin / Carl Matheson --
From Archangel to Mandragora in your own backyard: collaborating with Guy Maddin / George Toles --
Guy Maddin's Dracula: virgins, vampires, and the "Theatre film" / Milan Pribisic --
Demented enchantments: Maddin's dis-eased heart / Dana Cooley --
Desire in bondage: Guy Maddin's Careful / Darrel Varga --
Hit with a wrecking ball, tickled with a feather: gesture, deixis, and the Baroque cinema of Guy Maddin / Saige Walton --
"I am not American; I am a nymphomaniac": perverting the nation in Guy Maddin's The saddest music in the world / Lee Easton and Kelly Hewson --
Conversations with Guy Maddin / Interview by William Beard.
Responsibility: edited by David Church.
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