The Reality of Film

The Reality of Film

Theories of Filmic Reality

eBook - 2010
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In formulating a notion of filmic reality, The Reality of Film offers a novel way of understanding our relationship to cinema. It argues that cinema need not be understood in terms of its capacities to refer to, reproduce or represent reality, but should be understood in terms of the kinds of realities it has the ability to create. The Reality of Film investigates filmic reality by way of six key film theorists: André Bazin, Christian Metz, Stanley Cavell, Gilles Deleuze, Slavoj?i?ek and Jacques Rancière. In doing so, it provides comprehensive introductions to each of these thinkers, while als.
Publisher: Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2010
ISBN: 9781847793416
Characteristics: 1 online resource (233 pages)


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