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Author Pick, Zuzana M.

Title Constructing the image of the Mexican Revolution : cinema and the archive / Zuzana M. Pick.

Published Austin : University of Texas Press, 2010.


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.43658 PICK    AVAILABLE
Edition 1st ed.
Physical description x, 253 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction. Visualizing and Romancing the Revolution -- Ch. 1. The Revolution as Media Event: Documentary Image and the Archive -- Ch. 2. Historicity and the Archive: Reconstruction and Appropriation -- Ch. 3. Pancho Villa on Two Sides of the Border -- Ch. 4. Avant-Garde Gestures and Nationalist Images of Mexico in Eisenstein's Unfinished Project -- Ch. 5. Reconfiguring the Revolution: Celebrity and Melodrama -- Ch. 6. The Aesthetics of Spectacle -- Ch. 7. Competing Narratives and Converging Visions -- Conclusion. Thoughts on Working with the Archive.
Subject War films -- Mexico -- History and criticism.
Mexico -- History -- Revolution, 1910-1920 -- Motion pictures and the revolution.
ISBN 9780292721081 (cloth : alk. paper)
0292721080 (cloth : alk. paper)