Real Sex Films: The New Intimacy and Risk in Cinema

Real Sex Films: The New Intimacy and Risk in Cinema


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780190244613
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Publication date: 11/02/2017
Pages: 376
Product dimensions: 9.20(w) x 6.10(h) x 1.00(d)

About the Author

John Tulloch is Professor Emeritus of Communications, Charles Sturt University and Adjunct Professor, University of Newcastle, Australia.

Belinda Middleweek is a Senior Lecturer in Journalism at the University of Technology Sydney, Australia.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

1. Intimacy: the Film
2. The Transformation of Intimacy: Sexuality and Risk in Modernity
3. Intimacy and Romance in Film Theory
4a. 'Intimacy is what hurts when it's gone': approaching social audience analysis (Part 1)
4b. 'A man didn't make this film alone': Intertextual dialogue (Part 2
5. Brutal Intimacy: French Corporeal Cinema
6. 'Desperate for Intimacy': Loneliness and Fun in 9 Songs and Shortbus
7. Intimate Pleasures and the Madness of Love: Narrative in Ken Park and Irréversible
8. Actors and Sexual Intimacies: Trust, Mistrust and the Double Standards of Love
9. Secret Intimacies and Addictions in Le Secret
10. Beyond High Theories of Intimacy: authorship, performance and 'obscenity' in The Piano Teacher
11. Desire, Intimacy and the Gaze in the work of Andrea Arnold and Lynne Ramsay


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