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Title The major realist film theorists : a critical anthology / edited by Ian Aitken
Published Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (vi, 228 pages)
Contents Displaced vision : the politics of realism in Kracauer and Kluge -- The rhetoric of madness in realist film theory -- Phenomenology, theology and 'physical reality' : the film theory realism of Siegfried Kracauer -- 'Montage, my fine care' : realism, surrealism and postmodernism after Bazin -- Multiple indexicality and multiple realism in Andre Bazin -- André Bazin, or the ambiguity of reality -- Realism is to think historically : overlapping elements in Lukácsian and Brechtian theories of realism -- The moving-image redemption of orality and Lukács's early writing on the cinema -- The 'naturalist' treatment in The specificity of the aesthetics (Georg Lukács, 1963) and One day in the life of Ivan Denisovich (Alexander Solzhenitsyn, 1962; Caspar Wrede, 1970) -- The documentary version of film history -- The Grierson testament, 1969-71 -- John Grierson : from the poster movement to the international state
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Motion pictures -- Philosophy -- History.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Aitken, Ian, editor
ISBN 1474402224 (electronic bk.)
9781474402224 (electronic bk.)
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