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The Resource Levinas and the cinema of redemption : time, ethics, and the feminine, Sam B. Girgus

Levinas and the cinema of redemption : time, ethics, and the feminine, Sam B. Girgus

Label
Levinas and the cinema of redemption : time, ethics, and the feminine
Title
Levinas and the cinema of redemption
Title remainder
time, ethics, and the feminine
Statement of responsibility
Sam B. Girgus
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1941-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Girgus, Sam B.
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.5
LC item number
.G57 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Film and culture
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lévinas, Emmanuel
  • Motion pictures
  • Motion pictures
  • Redemption in motion pictures
  • Films
  • Ethische aspecten
  • Filosofische aspecten
Label
Levinas and the cinema of redemption : time, ethics, and the feminine, Sam B. Girgus
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : time, film, and the ethical vision of Emmanuel Levinas. American transcendence : Levinas and a short history of an American idea in film -- Frank Capra and James Stewart : time, transcendence, and the other -- The changing face of American redemption : Henry Fonda, Marilyn Monroe, Paul Newman, and Denzel Washington -- Sex, art, and Oedipus : The unbearable lightness of being -- Fellini and La dolce vita : documentary, decadence, and desire -- Antonioni and L'avventura : transcendence, the body, and the feminine
Control code
465680562
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 256 p.
Isbn
9780231519496
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009045451
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)465680562
Label
Levinas and the cinema of redemption : time, ethics, and the feminine, Sam B. Girgus
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Introduction : time, film, and the ethical vision of Emmanuel Levinas. American transcendence : Levinas and a short history of an American idea in film -- Frank Capra and James Stewart : time, transcendence, and the other -- The changing face of American redemption : Henry Fonda, Marilyn Monroe, Paul Newman, and Denzel Washington -- Sex, art, and Oedipus : The unbearable lightness of being -- Fellini and La dolce vita : documentary, decadence, and desire -- Antonioni and L'avventura : transcendence, the body, and the feminine
Control code
465680562
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
xii, 256 p.
Isbn
9780231519496
Isbn Type
(e-book)
Lccn
2009045451
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
(OCoLC)465680562

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