Burning Darkness A Half Century of Spanish Cinema

ISBN-10: 0791475042

ISBN-13: 9780791475041

Edition: 2008

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List price: $26.96
Copyright year: 2008
Publisher: State University of New York Press
Publication date: 7/1/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 318
Size: 5.75" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

List of Illustrations
Rehearsing for Modernity in Bienvenido, Mister Marshall! (Luis Garcia Berlanga, 1952)
Existential Crossroads in Muerte de un ciclista (Juan Antonio Bardem, 1955)
Viridiana Coca-Cola (Luis Bu&ntild;uel, 1961)
El espititu de la colmena: Memory, Nostagia, Trauma (Victor Erice, 1973)
A Poetics of Splitting: Memory and Identity in La prima Ang�lica (Carlos Saura, 1974)
Ambiguous Disenchantment in El Coraz�n del bosque (Manuel Guti�rrez Arag�n, 1979)
Los Para�sos perdidos: Cinema of Return and Repetition (Basilio Mart�n Patino, 1985)
(M)Othering Strategies in El pajaro de la felicidad (pilar Mir�, 1993)
Abjection, Trauma, and the Material Image: La madre muerta (Juanma Bajo Ulloa, 1993)
The Catalan Body Politic as Aired in La teta i la lluna (Bigas Luna, 1994)
Genre and Screen Violence: Revisiting Tesis (Alejandro Amen�bar, 1995)
Conceptualizing "the Impact" in Los amantes del C�rculo Polar (Julio Medem, 1998)
Immortal/Undead:The Body and the Transmission of Tradition in Amic/Amat (Ventura Pons, 1998)
Imitation of Life:Transsexuality and Transtextualiry in Tadosobre mi madre (Pedro Almod�var, 1999)
The Construction of the Cinematic Image: En construccion (Jos� Luis Guer�n, 2000)
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