Feminist Film Studies
Buy it from $49.70
This item qualifies for FREE shipping
*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee
If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.
Learn more about our returns policy
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 by analyses of key texts that illustrate major topics in the field. The text covers a wide range of areas in which womenâs 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 chapterâs 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/womenâs studies a clear introduction to the field of feminist film theory and criticism.
Rush Rewards U
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Limited time offer:
Get the first one free!
All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.
Copyright year: 2012
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Group
Publication date: 8/27/2012
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.50" long x 1.00" tall
|List of Illustrations|
|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|
|Films in Focus: Susan Sarandon and Thelma & Louise|