Princeton University Library Catalog

Shot/Countershot [electronic resource] : Film Tradition and Women's Cinema.

Author:
Fischer, Lucy [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Princeton : Princeton University Press, 2014.
Description:
1 online resource (361 pages).
Series:
Summary note:
Do films made by women comprise a "counter-cinema" radically different from the dominant tradition? Feminist film critics contend that women filmmakers do present from a distinctive vision, or "countershot, " and Lucy Fischer argues persuasively for this view. In rich detail this book relates the idea of a counter-cinema to theories of intertextuality and locates it in the broad context of recent feminist film, literary, and art criticism. Fischer also employs an original critical model of the dialogue between women's cinema and film tradition in the very organization of the book. Each c.
Notes:
Cover; Contents.
Source of description:
Print version record.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
ISBN:
  • 9781400859955 ((electronic bk.))
  • 1400859956 ((electronic bk.))
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