Psychoanalysis and Cinema

Edited by E. Ann Kaplan

© 1990 – Routledge

256 pages

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Paperback: 9780415900294
pub: 1989-12-27
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About the Book

These fifteen carefully chosen essays by well-known scholars demonstrate the vitality and variety of psychoanalytic film criticism, as well as the crucial role feminist theory has played in its development. Among the films discussed are Duel in the Sun, The Best Years of Our Lives, Three Faces of Eve, Tender is the Night, Pandora's Box, Secrets of the Soul, and the works of Jacques Tourneur (director of The Cat People and other features).

About the Series

AFI Film Readers

AFI Film Readers published in cooperation with the American Film Institute, focus on important issues and themes in film and media scholarship. Series Editors: Edward Branigan and Charles Wolfe, Department of Film and Media Studies, University of California, Santa Barbara.

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Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
PER004030
PERFORMING ARTS / Film & Video / History & Criticism
PSY000000
PSYCHOLOGY / General
SOC052000
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies