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Latin American documentary filmmaking : major works /
David William Foster.
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Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2013], c2013
description
xiv, 215 p. : ill. ; 23 cm
ISBN
0816523312 (cloth : alk. paper), 0816523894 (pbk. : alk. paper), 9780816523313 (cloth : alk. paper), 9780816523894 (pbk. : alk. paper)
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imprint
Tucson : University of Arizona Press, [2013], c2013
isbn
0816523312 (cloth : alk. paper)
0816523894 (pbk. : alk. paper)
9780816523313 (cloth : alk. paper)
9780816523894 (pbk. : alk. paper)
contents note
Preface -- Filming the socially absent. The role of the narrator in Fernando Birri's Tire dié (Argentina, 1958-60) -- Nostalgia as a discursive practice in Arturo Ripstein's El palacio negro (Mexico, 1976) -- Metafilmic devices in Eduardo Coutinho's Boca de lixo (Brazil, 1993) -- Documenting femicide in Juárez: rhetorical decisions in Lourdes Portillo's Señorita extraviada (United States, 2001) -- Gender trouble. This woman which is one: Helena Solberg's The double day (United States, 1976) -- Documenting queer, queer documentary: Cuban sexualities -- Gender dissonance in Fernando Pérez's Suite Habana (Cuba, 2003) -- Working clandestinely. Contesting a revolution: Raymundo Gleyzer's documentary México, la revolución congelada -- Hiding the camera in Miguel Littin's Acta general de Chile -- Historical present. Privileged spectatorship in Carmen Toscano's Memorias de un Mexicano (Mexico, 1950) -- Metonymic discourse in Fernando E. Solanas's La hora de los hornos (Argentina, 1968) -- Patricio Guzmán's La batalla de Chile as sociohistoric bildungsroman (Chile-Cuba, 1975-79).
catalogue key
8941330
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 191-207) and index.

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