Philosophy and Film

Philosophy and Film

by Cynthia A. Freeland
     
 

ISBN-10: 041590921X

ISBN-13: 9780415909211

Pub. Date: 04/25/1995

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Philosophy and Film moves from broad theoretical reflections on film as a medium to concrete examinations of individual films.  See more details below

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Philosophy and Film moves from broad theoretical reflections on film as a medium to concrete examinations of individual films.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415909211
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
04/25/1995
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
270
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.57(d)

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Table of Contents

Acknowledgments
Preface
Introduction1
1The Thought of Movies13
2Provocations and Justifications of Film33
3Morals for Method49
4Towards an Ontology of the Moving Image68
5Missing Mothers/Desiring Daughters: Framing the Sight of Women89
6Failures of Marriage in Sea of Love (The Love of Men, the Respect of Women)109
7Realist Horror126
8Black Cupids, White Desires: Reading the Representation of Racial Difference in Casablanca and Ghost143
9An Unlikely Couple: The Significance of Difference in White Palace161
102001: Modern Art, and Modern Philosophy183
11Spike Lee's Morality Tales201
12Passing in Europa, Europa: Escape into Estrangement218
13The Politics of Interpretation: The Case of Bergman's Persona233
Index251
Contributors257

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