Girl Head: Feminism and Film Materiality

Girl Head: Feminism and Film Materiality

by Genevieve Yue

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Girl Head shows how gender has had a surprising and persistent role in film production processes, well before the image ever appears onscreen.

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ISBN-13: 9780823289578
Publisher: Fordham University Press
Publication date: 11/10/2020
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 240
File size: 25 MB
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About the Author

Genevieve Yue is an assistant professor in the Department of Culture and Media and director of the Screen Studies program at Eugene Lang College, the New School. Her essays and criticism have been published in October, Grey Room, The Times Literary Supplement, Reverse Shot, Artforum .com, Film Comment, and Film Quarterly. She is also an independent film programmer and serves on the Board of Trustees for the Flaherty Film Seminar.

Table of Contents

List of Plates and Figures | ix

Introduction: The Body of Medusa | 1

1 China Girls in the Film Laboratory | 33

2 Gone Girls of Escamontage | 73

3 Gradivan Footsteps in the Film Archive | 102

Afterword | 129

Acknowledgments | 133

Notes | 135

Bibliography | 165

Index | 181

Color plates follow page 84

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