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Framer Framed
Film Scripts and Interviews

ISBN 9780415905626
Published August 20, 1992 by Routledge
286 Pages

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Book Description

Framer Framed brings together for the first time the scripts and detailed visuals of three of Trinh Minh-ha's provocative films: Reassemblage, Naked Spaces--Living is Round, and Surname Viet Given Name Nam.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1 Naked Spaces—Living is Round, Trinh T. Minh-Ha; Chapter 2 Surname Viet Given Name Nam, Trinh T. Minh-Ha; Chapter 3 Reassemblage, Trinh T. Minh-Ha; Part 2 Interviews, Trinh T. Minh-Ha; Chapter 4 Film as Translation, Scott MacDonald; Chapter 5 From a Hybrid Place, Judith Mayne; Chapter 6 Between Theory and Poetry, Pratibha Parmar; Chapter 7 “Why A Fish Pond?”, Laleen Jayamane, Anne Rutherford; Chapter 8 Questioning Truth and Fact, Harriet Hirshorn; Chapter 9 “Who Is Speaking?”, Isaac Julien, Laura Mulvey; Chapter 10 Professional Censorship, Rob Stephenson; Chapter 11 When I Project It Is Silent, Constance Penley, Andrew Ross; Chapter 12 “Which Way To Political Cinema?”, Laleen Jayamanne, Leslie Thornton;

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Trinh T. Minh-Ha


"This unusual book is recommended, even for those who have had no opportunity to view Minh-Ha's films. She is a critic and theorist whose ideas emerge in her art: the best proof of their viability." -- Choice
"...playful, provacative and full of surprises." -- Quarterly Journal of Speech