Screening the past : memory and nostalgia in cinema (Book, 2005) [WorldCat.org]
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Screening the past : memory and nostalgia in cinema

Author: Pam Cook
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2005.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats
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Screening the Past explores the different ways memory and nostalgia are used in cinema, focusing on current debates about the way the media represents the past.

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Pam Cook
ISBN: 9780415183741 041518374X 0415183758 9780415183758
OCLC Number: 238808450
Description: XIII, 246 Seiten : Illustrationen
Contents: Rethinking Nostalgia: In the Mood for Love and Far from Heaven. Section 1: Reviewing the Past: History, Gender and Genrec Introduction. Duplicity in Mildred Pierce. Women and the Western. The Pleasures and Perils of Exploitation Films. Section 2: History and Memory in Popular British Cinema. Introduction. Melodrama and the Women's Picture. Mandy: Daughter of Transition. Memory in British Cinema: Brief Encounters Section 3: Stars, Iconoclasm and Identification. Introduction. Stars and Politics. The Gold Diggers. No Fixed Address: The Women's Picture from Outrage to Blue Steel Section 4: Martin Scorsese and Post-classical Nostalgia. Introduction. Masculinity in Crisis? The Last Temptation of Christ. Scorsese's Masquerade . The Age of Innocence Section 5: Reinventing the Past: Costume and Identity. Introduction, Fashion and Sexual Display in 1950s Hollywood. Replicating the Past: Memory and History in Dance with a Stranger. Fictions of Identity: Style, Mimicry and Gender in the Films of Kathryn Bigelow
Responsibility: Pam Cook.
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