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Author Rich, B. Ruby, author

Title Chick flicks : theories and memories of the feminist film movement / B. Ruby Rich
Published Durham : Duke University Press, [1998]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 419 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
Contents Film in the sixties -- Carolee Schneemann's Fuses -- Leni Riefenstahl : the deceptive myth -- Voodoo verité : Maya Deren's Divine horsemen -- In the name of feminist film criticism -- One way or another : Sara Gomez and the Cuban experience -- Sex and cinema -- Misconception : laboring under no illusions -- The films of Yvonne Rainer -- Designing desire : Chantal Akerman -- From repressive tolerance to erotic liberation : Maedchen in uniform -- The right of re-vision : Michelle Citron's Daughter rite / coauthored with Linda Williams -- Femicide investigation : Thriller -- She says, he says : the power of the narrator in modernist film politics -- Antiporn : soft issue, hard world (Not a love story) -- The feminist avant-garde -- Cinefeminism and its discontents -- Truth, faith, and the individual : thoughts on U.S. documentary film practice -- Lady killers : A question of silence -- Julie Christie goes to Washington -- Good girls, bad girls : Joyce Chopra's Smooth talk -- Feminism and sexuality in the eighties
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 391-408) and index
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Subject Feminism and motion pictures.
Feminist film criticism.
Feminist films.
Women in motion pictures.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0822377586 (electronic bk.)
9780822377580 (electronic bk.)
(acid-free paper)
(acid-free paper)