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Feminist Film Studies

ISBN-10: 0415575281
ISBN-13: 9780415575287
Edition: 2012
Authors: Karen Hollinger
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Description: Feminist Film Studies seeks to provide a readable, yet comprehensive textbook that can be used in introductory classes in feminist film theory and criticism. Karen Hollinger provides an accessible overview of the field of women and film complemented  More...

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Book details

Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 8/27/2012
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 310
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

Feminist Film Studies seeks to provide a readable, yet comprehensive textbook that can be used in introductory classes in feminist film theory and criticism. Karen Hollinger provides an accessible overview of the field of women and film complemented by analyses of key texts that illustrate major topics in the field. The text covers a wide range of areas in which women’s representation and involvement in film are paramount issues. Key areas include:A brief history of the development of feminist film theoryThe theorization of the male gaze and the female spectatorWomen in genre films and literary adaptationsThe female biopicFeminism and the avant-garde and documentary filmWomen as auteursBlack women in filmLesbian representationWomen in third cinemaReception studies. Each chapter will include a "Films in Focus" section, which will analyze key texts related to the chapter’s major topic, including examples from the early 20thCentury and contemporary films, such as Sex in the City. This book will offer students in both film and gender/women’s studies a clear introduction to the field of feminist film theory and criticism.

List of Illustrations
Acknowledgments
Introduction
What is Feminist Film Theory?
Films in Focus: Vertigo
Women and Genre Films: From the Woman's Film to Chick Flicks
Films in Focus: Stella Dallas and the Devil Wars Prada
Women in Avant-garde and Documentary Filmmaking
Films in Focus 1: Meshes of the Afternoon
Films in Focus 2: Je, tu, il, elle
Films in Focus 3: Shut up & Sing
Lesbian Film Theory and Criticism
Films in Focus: Desert Hearts
Literary Adaptations, Biopics and Women
Films in Focus 1: Sense and Sensibility
Films in Focus 2: Frida
Feminist Film Studies and Race
Films in Focus 1: Illusions
Films in Focus 2: Fire
The Woman Auteur
Films in Focus: Margarethe von Trotta
The Actress
Films in Focus: Susan Sarandon and Thelma & Louise
Bibliography
Index

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