Journals Higher Education



Published: 27 July 2017

208 Pages | 11 black & white illustrations

7.8 x 5.0 inches

ISBN: 9781526116864

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New in Paperback

Chantal Akerman

First Edition

Marion Schmid

Published by Manchester University Press

French Film Directors MUP

  • Newly released in paperback, this is the latest edition in the internationally renowned French Film Director's series
  • The first book to pay close attention to Akerman's documentary series and to highlight the substantial social, ethical and ideological ramifications of her work
  • Contains detailed readings of Akerman's films, including Jeanne Dielman, 23 quai du Commerce, 1080 Bruxelles, and a close analysis of her multi-faceted film style
  • This comprehensive analysis puts particular emphasis on the inscription of the Holocaust and of Jewish memory in Akerman>'s work

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