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Title Intimacy in cinema : critical essays on English language films / edited by David Roche and Isabelle Schmitt-Pitiot.

Published Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2014]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  791.43653 INTI    DUE 10-10-19
Physical description viii, 235 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "I feel different inside": An Introduction to Intimacy in English Language Cinema / David Roche Roche, David, Isabelle Schmitt-Pitiot Schmitt-Pitiot, Isabelle 1 -- Touch and Gesture: On the Borders of Intimacy / Thomas Elsaesser Elsaesser, Thomas 17 -- Exposing and Threatening Female Intimacy and Sexuality: How Traffic in Souls Depicts the White Slave Trade in New York / Clémentine Tholas-Disset Tholas-Disset, Clémentine 34 -- Fictions of Intimacy and the Intimacy of Fiction: "Going into people's houses" and the Remediation of 1920s Film Reception / Fabrice Lyczba Lyczba, Fabrice 46 -- Impossible Sex Life of Couples in the Screwball Comedy / Grégoire Halbout Halbout, Grégoire 61 -- Intimacy Shared in Laughter and Tears: Brief Encounter and The Seven Year Itch / Raphaëlle Costa De Beauregard Beauregard, Raphaëlle Costa De 73 -- Intimate Gaze: (Deviant) Uses of the Subjective Camera in Lady in the Lake and La Femme défendue / Christophe Gelly Gelly, Christophe 84 -- Shooting Stars and poet Friends in My Bedroom: Domestic and Poetic Intimacy in Pull My Daisy / Céline Murillo Murillo, Céline 94 -- Public Confessions in American Revolution 2 / Zachary Baqué Baqué, Zachary 105 -- Limits of Hypermasculinity: Intimacy in American Science Fiction Films of the 1980s / Marianne Kac-Vergne Kac-Vergne, Marianne 119 -- "I've got you under my skin": No Exit from Insane Intimacy in Bug / Christophe Chambost Chambost, Christophe 133 -- Filming Fantasy, Imitating the Intimate in Eyes Wide Shut / Yann Roblou Roblou, Yann 146 -- J. Edgar: Staging Secrecy / Anne-Marie Paquet-Deyris Paquet-Deyris, Anne-Marie 156 -- Intrusions of the Other: Intimacy in the Films of Atom Egoyan / Jean-François Baillon Baillon, Jean-François 165 -- Hidden Worlds and Unspoken Desires: Terence Davies and Autobiographical Discourse / Wendy Everett Everett, Wendy 179 -- "Extimacy" and Embodiment in Hunger and Shame / Isabelle Le Corff Corff, Isabelle Le 192 -- Keira's Kiss: The Affordance of "Kissability" in the Film Experience / Adriano D'Aloia D'Aloia, Adriano 202 -- Melancholy, Empathy and Animated Bodies: Pixar vs. Mary and Max / Richard Neupert Neupert, Richard 215.
Summary "Though intimacy has been a wide concern in the humanities, it has received little critical attention in film studies. This collection of essays investigates both the potential intimacy of cinema as a medium and the possibility of a cinema of intimacy where it is least expected"-- Provided by publisher.
Other author Roche, David, 1976- editor.
Schmitt-Pitiot, Isabelle, editor.
Subject Intimacy (Psychology) in motion pictures.
Standard Number 40024121909
ISBN 9780786479245 (softcover : alk. paper)
0786479248 (softcover : alk. paper)
9781476617114 (ebook)