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The Resource The cinema of Christopher Nolan : imagining the impossible, edited by Jacqueline Furby & Stuart Joy

The cinema of Christopher Nolan : imagining the impossible, edited by Jacqueline Furby & Stuart Joy

Label
The cinema of Christopher Nolan : imagining the impossible
Title
The cinema of Christopher Nolan
Title remainder
imagining the impossible
Statement of responsibility
edited by Jacqueline Furby & Stuart Joy
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1998.3.N65
LC item number
C56 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Furby, Jacqueline
  • Joy, Stuart
Series statement
Directors' cuts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Nolan, Christopher
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Motion picture producers and directors
  • Great Britain
Label
The cinema of Christopher Nolan : imagining the impossible, edited by Jacqueline Furby & Stuart Joy
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Dreaming a little bigger, darling / Stuart Joy -- 1. Developing an auteur through reviews: the critical surround of Christopher Nolan / Erin Hill-Parks -- 2. Cinephilia writ large: IMAX in Christopher Nolan's 'The Dark Knight' and 'The Dark Knight rises' / Allison Whitney -- 3. Nolan's immersive allegories of filmmaking in 'Inception' and 'The prestige' / Jonathan Olson -- 4. Saints, sinners and terrorists: the women of Christopher Nolan's Gotham / Tosha Taylor -- 5. Memento's postmodern noir fantasy: place, domesticity and gender identity / Margaret A. Toth -- 6. Men in crisis: Christopher Nolan, un-truths and fictionalising masculinity / Peter Deakin -- 7. Representing trauma: grief, amnesia and traumatic memory in Nolan's new millennial films / Fran Pheasant-Kelly -- 8. "The dream has become their reality": infinite regression in Christopher Nolan's 'Memento' and 'Inception' / Lisa K. Perdigao -- 9. Revisiting the scene of the crime: insomnia and the return of the repressed / Stuart Joy -- 10. "You keep telling yourself what you know, but what do you believe?": cultural spin, puzzle films and mind games in the cinema of Christopher Nolan / Sorcha Ní Fhlainn -- 11. Stumbling over the superhero: Christopher Nolan's victories and compromises / Todd McGowan -- 12. Inception's singular lack of unity among Christopher Nolan's puzzle films / Andrew Kania -- 13. Inception's video game logic / Warren Buckland -- 14. On the work of the double in Christopher Nolan's 'The prestige' / Kwasu David Tembo -- 15. No end in sight: the existential temporality of Following / Erin Kealey -- 16. Hearing music in dreams: towards a semiotic role of music in Nolan's 'Inception' / Felix Engel and Janina Wildfeuer -- 17. About time too: from 'Interstellar' to 'Following,' Christopher Nolan's continuing preoccupation with time-travel / Jacqueline Furby
Control code
900031672
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780231173964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900031672
Label
The cinema of Christopher Nolan : imagining the impossible, edited by Jacqueline Furby & Stuart Joy
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
Introduction. Dreaming a little bigger, darling / Stuart Joy -- 1. Developing an auteur through reviews: the critical surround of Christopher Nolan / Erin Hill-Parks -- 2. Cinephilia writ large: IMAX in Christopher Nolan's 'The Dark Knight' and 'The Dark Knight rises' / Allison Whitney -- 3. Nolan's immersive allegories of filmmaking in 'Inception' and 'The prestige' / Jonathan Olson -- 4. Saints, sinners and terrorists: the women of Christopher Nolan's Gotham / Tosha Taylor -- 5. Memento's postmodern noir fantasy: place, domesticity and gender identity / Margaret A. Toth -- 6. Men in crisis: Christopher Nolan, un-truths and fictionalising masculinity / Peter Deakin -- 7. Representing trauma: grief, amnesia and traumatic memory in Nolan's new millennial films / Fran Pheasant-Kelly -- 8. "The dream has become their reality": infinite regression in Christopher Nolan's 'Memento' and 'Inception' / Lisa K. Perdigao -- 9. Revisiting the scene of the crime: insomnia and the return of the repressed / Stuart Joy -- 10. "You keep telling yourself what you know, but what do you believe?": cultural spin, puzzle films and mind games in the cinema of Christopher Nolan / Sorcha Ní Fhlainn -- 11. Stumbling over the superhero: Christopher Nolan's victories and compromises / Todd McGowan -- 12. Inception's singular lack of unity among Christopher Nolan's puzzle films / Andrew Kania -- 13. Inception's video game logic / Warren Buckland -- 14. On the work of the double in Christopher Nolan's 'The prestige' / Kwasu David Tembo -- 15. No end in sight: the existential temporality of Following / Erin Kealey -- 16. Hearing music in dreams: towards a semiotic role of music in Nolan's 'Inception' / Felix Engel and Janina Wildfeuer -- 17. About time too: from 'Interstellar' to 'Following,' Christopher Nolan's continuing preoccupation with time-travel / Jacqueline Furby
Control code
900031672
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiii, 274 pages
Isbn
9780231173964
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)900031672

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