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Published: 28 February 2014

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ISBN: 9780748624430

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Death and the Moving Image

Ideology, Iconography and I

Michele Aaron

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Examines the formal, psychological and political exchange between cinema and death
  • The 'before, during, after' structure investigates death's presence as narrative promise, physical event and spectatorial reaction
  • Provides a comparative and interdisciplinary approach to film drawing on critical race, political theory and mise en scène analysis
  • Case studies include Hollywood cinema, Palestinian film, documentary and independent film from the US, UK and Europe

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