Journals Higher Education



Published: 01 October 2018

244 Pages | 27

6.14 x 9.21 inches

ISBN: 9781474436113

Bookseller Code (06)

The Two cines con niño

Genre and the Child Protagonist in Over Fifty Years of Spanish Film (1955-2010)

Erin K. Hogan

Published by Edinburgh University Press

  • Establishes 'nuevo cine con niño' as a crucial new term in Spanish cinema studies
  • Pulls the focus from historical memory and trauma to genre and biopolitics in Spanish cultural studies
  • Proposes new readings of critically-acclaimed films by international auteurs such as Pedro Almodóvar and Guillermo de Toro, alongside talented regional filmmakers like Arantxa Lazkano and Agustí Villaronga and popular cinema
  • Uniquely offers extensive close readings of 26 images from 14 films

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