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The Resource The cinema of Alexander Sokurov : figures of paradox, Jeremi Szaniawski

The cinema of Alexander Sokurov : figures of paradox, Jeremi Szaniawski

Label
The cinema of Alexander Sokurov : figures of paradox
Title
The cinema of Alexander Sokurov
Title remainder
figures of paradox
Statement of responsibility
Jeremi Szaniawski
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
One of the last representatives of a brand of serious, high-art cinema, Alexander Sokurov has produced a massive oeuvre exploring issues such as history, power, memory, kinship, death, the human soul, and the responsibility of the artist. Through contextualization and close readings of each of his feature fiction films (broaching many of his documentaries in the process), this volume unearths a vision of Sokurov's films as equally mournful and passionate, intellectual, and sensual, and also identifies in them a powerful, if discursively repressed, queer sensitivity, alongside a pattern of
Member of
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Szaniawski, Jeremi
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Directors' cuts series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sokurov, Aleksandr
  • Sokurov, Aleksandr
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • ART
  • ART
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
The cinema of Alexander Sokurov : figures of paradox, Jeremi Szaniawski
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A Wallflower Press book"--Title page verso
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
  • Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction: The Fragment and the Infinite, or, the Hypothesis of the Third Term in the Cinema of Alexander Sokurov; 1. Lonely Voice of Man: Singular Murmurs, Multiple Echoes; 2. Mournful Insensitivity: The Apocalypse of the Modern; 3. Days of the Eclipse: 'Adieu, Babylone'; Adieu, Tarkovsky; 4. Save and Protect: Of Angels and Flies; 5. The Second Circle: Winter, Light, and the Intimate Sublime; 6. The Stone: No Way Home; 7. Whispering Pages: Death, Nothingness, Memory; 8. Mother and Son: Time Abolished, Time Transfigured
  • 9. Moloch: Adi (and Eve): Fear Eats the Soul10. Taurus: 'Father, where art thou?'; 11. Russian Ark: Imperial Elegy; 12. Father and Son: Beyond Absolute Intimacy; 13. The Sun: Iconclastic Humanism; 14. Alexandra: The Return to Neverwas and the Ambiguity of Romance; 15. Faust: Sokurov Waltz; Postscript: On the Poetics of Space in Sokurov's Tetralogy (Moloch/Taurus/The Sun/Faust); Conclusion: The (Im)Possibility of an Island; Postface; Addendum A: Interview with Alexander Sokurov, 2005; Addendum B: Interview with Alexander Sokurov, 2013; Filmography; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn899573564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231850520
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5cq2g5
  • 69546ad7-214e-421f-bd88-5b38eb534f96
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899573564
Label
The cinema of Alexander Sokurov : figures of paradox, Jeremi Szaniawski
Publication
Note
"A Wallflower Press book"--Title page verso
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
  • Acknowledgements; Preface; Introduction: The Fragment and the Infinite, or, the Hypothesis of the Third Term in the Cinema of Alexander Sokurov; 1. Lonely Voice of Man: Singular Murmurs, Multiple Echoes; 2. Mournful Insensitivity: The Apocalypse of the Modern; 3. Days of the Eclipse: 'Adieu, Babylone'; Adieu, Tarkovsky; 4. Save and Protect: Of Angels and Flies; 5. The Second Circle: Winter, Light, and the Intimate Sublime; 6. The Stone: No Way Home; 7. Whispering Pages: Death, Nothingness, Memory; 8. Mother and Son: Time Abolished, Time Transfigured
  • 9. Moloch: Adi (and Eve): Fear Eats the Soul10. Taurus: 'Father, where art thou?'; 11. Russian Ark: Imperial Elegy; 12. Father and Son: Beyond Absolute Intimacy; 13. The Sun: Iconclastic Humanism; 14. Alexandra: The Return to Neverwas and the Ambiguity of Romance; 15. Faust: Sokurov Waltz; Postscript: On the Poetics of Space in Sokurov's Tetralogy (Moloch/Taurus/The Sun/Faust); Conclusion: The (Im)Possibility of an Island; Postface; Addendum A: Interview with Alexander Sokurov, 2005; Addendum B: Interview with Alexander Sokurov, 2013; Filmography; Bibliography; Index
Control code
ocn899573564
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231850520
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 22573/ctt5cq2g5
  • 69546ad7-214e-421f-bd88-5b38eb534f96
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)899573564

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