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Meshes of the Afternoon

Meshes of the Afternoon

by John David Rhodes
     
 

John David Rhodes' illuminating study of Maya Deren's mesmerising short 'Meshes of the Afternoon' (1943) places the film in the context of European modernism and as a pivotal text for the pre- and post-War history of the cinematic avant garde. Rhodes also explores the film's use of point of view, repetition and visual symobolism.

Overview

John David Rhodes' illuminating study of Maya Deren's mesmerising short 'Meshes of the Afternoon' (1943) places the film in the context of European modernism and as a pivotal text for the pre- and post-War history of the cinematic avant garde. Rhodes also explores the film's use of point of view, repetition and visual symobolism.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781844573776
Publisher:
BFI Publishing
Publication date:
10/11/2011
Series:
BFI Film Classics Series
Pages:
128
Product dimensions:
5.30(w) x 7.40(h) x 0.40(d)

Meet the Author

JOHN DAVID RHODES is Lecturer in Literature and Visual Culture at the University of Sussex.  He is the author of Stupendous, Miserable City: Pasolini's Rome (University of Minnesota Press, 2007) and the co-editor, with Brian Price, of On Michael Haneke (Wayne State University Press, 2010) and, with Elena Gorfinkel, of The Place of the Moving Image (University of Minnesota Press, 2010).

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