The Resource Breaking the fourth wall : direct address in the cinema, Tom Brown

Breaking the fourth wall : direct address in the cinema, Tom Brown

Label
Breaking the fourth wall : direct address in the cinema
Title
Breaking the fourth wall
Title remainder
direct address in the cinema
Statement of responsibility
Tom Brown
Creator
Contributor
Provider
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
What happens when fictional characters acknowledge our 'presence' as film spectators? By virtue of its eccentricity and surprising frequency as a filmic device, direct address enables us to ask some fundamental questions of film theory, history and criticism and tackle, head-on, assumptions about the cinema as a medium. Brown provides a broad understanding of the role of direct address within fiction cinema, with focused analysis of its role in certain strands of avant-garde or experimental cinema, on the one hand, and popular genre traditions (musicals and comedies) on the other
Cataloging source
AZU
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1978-
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Brown, Tom
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.D49
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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JSTOR
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  • Motion pictures
  • Experimental films
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Experimental films
  • Motion pictures
Target audience
specialized
Label
Breaking the fourth wall : direct address in the cinema, Tom Brown
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Counter-looks: direct address and counter-cinema -- Looks of invitation: comedic and musical direct address -- La notti di Cabiria (1957) -- High fidelity (2000) -- La ronde (1950)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748644261
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613716149
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt3431jw
System control number
  • (OCoLC)798930409
  • (OCoLC)ocn798930409
Label
Breaking the fourth wall : direct address in the cinema, Tom Brown
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Counter-looks: direct address and counter-cinema -- Looks of invitation: comedic and musical direct address -- La notti di Cabiria (1957) -- High fidelity (2000) -- La ronde (1950)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xvi, 188 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780748644261
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other control number
9786613716149
Other physical details
illustrations, portraits
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
22573/ctt3431jw
System control number
  • (OCoLC)798930409
  • (OCoLC)ocn798930409

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