Existentialist Cinema

Existentialist Cinema

by W. Pamerleau
     
 
An exploration of the relationship between cinema and existentialism, in terms of their mutual ability to describe the human condition, this book combines analyses of topics in the philosophy of film with an exploration of specific existentialist themes expressed in the films of Fellini, Bergman and Woody Allen, among others.

Overview

An exploration of the relationship between cinema and existentialism, in terms of their mutual ability to describe the human condition, this book combines analyses of topics in the philosophy of film with an exploration of specific existentialist themes expressed in the films of Fellini, Bergman and Woody Allen, among others.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780230574595
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan UK
Publication date:
03/31/2009
Edition description:
2009
Pages:
244
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Meet the Author

WILLIAM C. PAMERLEAU is Associate Professor in the Department of Philosophy at the University of Pittsburgh at Greensburg. He has published in the areas of philosophy of film, existentialism, and social philosophy.

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