Gender And French Cinema

Author: Alex Hughes
Editor: Berg Pub Limited
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Bringing together original essays by French, British and American scholars, this collection explores the key role of gender and sexual politics in 20th-century French cinema.
Gender and French Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 294
Authors: Alex Hughes, James S. Williams
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-12 - Publisher: Berg Pub Limited

Bringing together original essays by French, British and American scholars, this collection explores the key role of gender and sexual politics in 20th-century French cinema.
Double Takes
Language: en
Pages: 246
Authors: Carolyn A. Durham
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: UPNE

Viewing cross-cultural differences through the lens of cinema.
French National Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 378
Authors: Susan Hayward
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Psychology Press

This revised and updated edition of a successful and established text provides a much-needed historical overview of French cinema from its roots through to the political and social developments in the 1990s and beyond.
The Tradition of Femininity
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Julie Parson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

Abstract: French films in the 1950s that attempted to compete with Hollywood films were labeled as being a part of what was called the Tradition of Quality. These films have been consistently saddled with the negative reputation of being substandard and tedious, thanks to François Truffaut's condemnation of it in
A Belle Epoque?
Language: en
Pages: 364
Authors: Diana Holmes, Carrie Tarr
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-01-30 - Publisher: Berghahn Books

The Third Republic, known as the 'belle époque', was a period of lively, articulate and surprisingly radical feminist activity in France, borne out of the contradiction between the Republican ideals of liberty, equality and fraternity and the reality of intense and systematic gender discrimination. Yet, it also was a period