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Title The cinema of disorientation inviting confusions
Published [S.l.] : EDINBURGH UNIV PRESS, 2020
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Contents Intro -- Title page -- Copyright -- Contents -- List of Illustrations -- Acknowledgements -- Introduction -- Prospectus -- Part 1 Confusion as Fusion -- CHAPTER 1 Metalepsis in Film and Its Implications -- CHAPTER 2 Genres within Genres within Genres: Nested Narrative and Metalepsis -- CHAPTER 3 'Disappeared where it's real hard to disappear': Three Ways of Getting Lost in INLAND EMPI -- CHAPTER 4 Achieving Coherence: Diegesis and Death in Holy Motors -- Part 2 Disorientating Figures and Figures of Disorientation -- CHAPTER 5 Figuring (Out) Films: Figuration in Narrative Cinema
CHAPTER 6 Distinguishing the Indistinguishable: Figures of Imperceptibility and Impossibility in Los -- CHAPTER 7 Homes for Displaced Figures: Pedro Costa's Colossal Youth -- CHAPTER 8 Sink or Swim: Immersing Ourselves in Jean-Luc Godard's Adieu au langage -- Conclusion: Method-Free Orientation -- Appendix -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Filmography -- Index
Summary Examines disorientation and confusion, and their theoretical implications, in contemporary narrative film
Subject Colossal youth (Motion picture)
Goodbye to language (Motion picture)
Holy motors (Motion picture)
Inland empire (Motion picture)
Motion pictures -- History.
Perplexity (Philosophy)
Motion pictures.
Perplexity (Philosophy)
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 1474462790