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Don't Look Now [electronic resource] : British Cinema in the 1970s

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781841503202Publication details: Bristol : Intellect, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9781841503899
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Don't Look Now : British Cinema in the 1970sDDC classification:
  • 384/.8/0941 791.43094109047
LOC classification:
  • PN1993.5.G7
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Contents:
Front Cover; Preliminary Pages; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Don't Look Now; Chapter 1: Keynote Lecture, Don't Look Now: British Cinema in the 1970s Conference, University of Exeter, July 2007; Section I: Individuals and the Industry; Section II: On the Margins of British Cinema; Section III: Anxiety and Alienation, Deviance and Desire; Section IV: British Cinema and Television; Section V: British Films and British Filmmakers; Notes on Contributors; Index
Summary: While postwar British cinema and the British new wave have received much scholarly attention, the misunderstood period of the 1970s has been comparatively ignored. Don?t Look Now uncovers forgotten but richly rewarding ?lms, including Nicolas Roeg?s Don?t Look Now and the ?lms of Lindsay Anderson and Barney Platts-Mills. This volume offers insight into the careers of important ?lm-makers and sheds light on the genres of experimental ?lm, horror, and rock and punk ?lms, as well as representations of the black community, shifts in gender politics, and adaptations of television comedies. The cont
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Front Cover; Preliminary Pages; Contents; Acknowledgements; Introduction: Don't Look Now; Chapter 1: Keynote Lecture, Don't Look Now: British Cinema in the 1970s Conference, University of Exeter, July 2007; Section I: Individuals and the Industry; Section II: On the Margins of British Cinema; Section III: Anxiety and Alienation, Deviance and Desire; Section IV: British Cinema and Television; Section V: British Films and British Filmmakers; Notes on Contributors; Index

While postwar British cinema and the British new wave have received much scholarly attention, the misunderstood period of the 1970s has been comparatively ignored. Don?t Look Now uncovers forgotten but richly rewarding ?lms, including Nicolas Roeg?s Don?t Look Now and the ?lms of Lindsay Anderson and Barney Platts-Mills. This volume offers insight into the careers of important ?lm-makers and sheds light on the genres of experimental ?lm, horror, and rock and punk ?lms, as well as representations of the black community, shifts in gender politics, and adaptations of television comedies. The cont