By Jane M. Gaines
Significantly elevated from a distinct factor of South Atlantic Quarterly (Spring 1989), those essays confront the level to which formalism has persisted to dominate movie concept, reexamine the position of melodrama in cinematic improvement, revise notions of "patriarchal cinema," and assert the significance of tv and video to cinema reports. quite a number subject matters are mentioned, from the movies of D. W. Griffith to sexuality in avant-garde movie to television's Dynasty.
Contributors. Rick Altman, Richard Dienst, Jane Feuer, Jane Gaines, Christine Gledhill, Miriam Hansen, Norman N. Holland, Fredric Jameson, invoice Nichols, Janey Staiger, Chris Straayer, John O. Thompson
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