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A companion to Pedro Almodóvar, edited by Marvin D'Lugo and Kathleen M. Vernon

Label
A companion to Pedro Almodóvar
Title
A companion to Pedro Almodóvar
Statement of responsibility
edited by Marvin D'Lugo and Kathleen M. Vernon
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
Dewey number
791.4302/33092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.A46
LC item number
C585 2013eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1951-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • D'Lugo, Marvin.
  • Vernon, Kathleen M.
Series statement
Wiley-Blackwell companions to film directors
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Almodóvar, Pedro
Label
A companion to Pedro Almodóvar, edited by Marvin D'Lugo and Kathleen M. Vernon
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Marvin D'Lugo and Kathleen M. Vernon -- Bio-Filmography. Paul Julian Smith Almodóvar's self-fashioning: the economics and aesthetics of deconstructive biography -- Francisco A. Zurián: Creative Beginnings in Almodóvar's Work -- Dona Kercher: Almodóvar and Hitchcock: a sorcerer's apprenticeship -- Alberto Mira: A life, imagined and otherwise: the limits and uses of autobiography in Almodóvar's films -- Spanish Contexts. Marina Diaz López: El Deseo's Itinerary: Almodóvar and the Spanish film industry -- Josetxo Cerdán: Almodóvar and Spanish patterns of film reception and Miguel Fernandez -- Juan Carlos Ibanez: Memory, politics and the post-transition in Almodóvar's cinema -- Adrissn Pérez Melgosa: The ethics of oblivion: personal, national, and cultural memories in the films of Pedro Almodóvar -- At the limits of gender. Leora Lev: Our rapists ourselves: Women and the staging of rape in the cinema of Pedro Almodóvar -- Dean Albritton: Paternity & pathogens: mourning men and the crises of masculinity in Almodóvar -- Noelia Saenz: Domesticating violence in the films of Pedro Almodóvar -- Francisco A. Zurián: La piel que habito: a story of imposed gender and the struggle for identity -- Re-readings. Marsha Kinder: reenvoicements and reverberations in Almodóvar's macro-melodrama -- Celestino Deleyto: The flower of his secret: Carne trémula and the Mise en scene of Desire -- Julian Daniel Gutiérrez-Albila: Scratching the past on the "surface" of the "skin": embodied inter-subjectivity, prosthetic memory, and witnessing in Almodóvar's La mala educación -- Javier Herrera: Almodóvar's Stolen images -- Global Almodóvar. Isolina Ballesteros: Women on the verge of nervous breakdown: from Madrid (1988) to New York (2010) -- Kathleen M. Vernon: Almodóvar's global musical marketplace -- Marvin D'lugo: Almodóvar and Latin America: The making of a transnational aesthetic in Volver -- Jean-Claude Seguin: Is there a French Almodóvar? -- E K Tan: Almodóvar in Asia: Hong Kong, Taiwan and LGBT film culture -- Art and commerce. John D. Sanderson: To the health of the author: art direction in Los abrazos rotos -- Gerard Dapena: Making Spain fashionable -- Vicente Rodriguez-Ortega: Almodóvar, cyberfandom and participatory culture
Control code
019875788
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 568 p.
Isbn
9781405195829
Lccn
2012033137
Other physical details
ill.
Label
A companion to Pedro Almodóvar, edited by Marvin D'Lugo and Kathleen M. Vernon
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction / Marvin D'Lugo and Kathleen M. Vernon -- Bio-Filmography. Paul Julian Smith Almodóvar's self-fashioning: the economics and aesthetics of deconstructive biography -- Francisco A. Zurián: Creative Beginnings in Almodóvar's Work -- Dona Kercher: Almodóvar and Hitchcock: a sorcerer's apprenticeship -- Alberto Mira: A life, imagined and otherwise: the limits and uses of autobiography in Almodóvar's films -- Spanish Contexts. Marina Diaz López: El Deseo's Itinerary: Almodóvar and the Spanish film industry -- Josetxo Cerdán: Almodóvar and Spanish patterns of film reception and Miguel Fernandez -- Juan Carlos Ibanez: Memory, politics and the post-transition in Almodóvar's cinema -- Adrissn Pérez Melgosa: The ethics of oblivion: personal, national, and cultural memories in the films of Pedro Almodóvar -- At the limits of gender. Leora Lev: Our rapists ourselves: Women and the staging of rape in the cinema of Pedro Almodóvar -- Dean Albritton: Paternity & pathogens: mourning men and the crises of masculinity in Almodóvar -- Noelia Saenz: Domesticating violence in the films of Pedro Almodóvar -- Francisco A. Zurián: La piel que habito: a story of imposed gender and the struggle for identity -- Re-readings. Marsha Kinder: reenvoicements and reverberations in Almodóvar's macro-melodrama -- Celestino Deleyto: The flower of his secret: Carne trémula and the Mise en scene of Desire -- Julian Daniel Gutiérrez-Albila: Scratching the past on the "surface" of the "skin": embodied inter-subjectivity, prosthetic memory, and witnessing in Almodóvar's La mala educación -- Javier Herrera: Almodóvar's Stolen images -- Global Almodóvar. Isolina Ballesteros: Women on the verge of nervous breakdown: from Madrid (1988) to New York (2010) -- Kathleen M. Vernon: Almodóvar's global musical marketplace -- Marvin D'lugo: Almodóvar and Latin America: The making of a transnational aesthetic in Volver -- Jean-Claude Seguin: Is there a French Almodóvar? -- E K Tan: Almodóvar in Asia: Hong Kong, Taiwan and LGBT film culture -- Art and commerce. John D. Sanderson: To the health of the author: art direction in Los abrazos rotos -- Gerard Dapena: Making Spain fashionable -- Vicente Rodriguez-Ortega: Almodóvar, cyberfandom and participatory culture
Control code
019875788
Dimensions
26 cm.
Extent
xvi, 568 p.
Isbn
9781405195829
Lccn
2012033137
Other physical details
ill.

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