The Resource The Body in the Mirror : Shapes of History in Italian Cinema, (electronic resource)

The Body in the Mirror : Shapes of History in Italian Cinema, (electronic resource)

Label
The Body in the Mirror : Shapes of History in Italian Cinema
Title
The Body in the Mirror
Title remainder
Shapes of History in Italian Cinema
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This rich, wide-ranging book explores Italy's national film style by relating it closely to politics and to the historicist thought of Croce, Gentile, and Gramsci. Here is a new kind of film history--a nonlinear, intertextual approach that confronts the total story of the growth of a national cinema while challenging the traditional formats of general histories and period studies. Examining Italian silent films of the fascist era through neorealism to modernist filmmaking after May 1968, Angela Dalle Vacche reveals opera and the commedia dell'arte to be the strongest influences. As she pres
Member of
Cataloging source
EBLCP
Dewey number
791.43/658
Index
no index present
LC call number
PN1993.5.I88
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Series statement
Princeton Legacy Library
Label
The Body in the Mirror : Shapes of History in Italian Cinema, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Cover; Contents
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  • net
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn884013205
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (325 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781400862542
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
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22573/ctt735zpr
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.b33104220
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)884013205
  • jstordda140086254X

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