Chantal Akerman : Afterlives / Edited by Marion Schmid and Emma Wilson.

Chantal Akerman was one of the most significant directors of our times. A radical innovator of cinematic forms, she was at the forefront of feminist and women's filmmaking. In the 1990s, she developed an important installation practice and began to experiment with self-writing. Focusing on Akerman's works of the last two decades, a period during which she diversified her creative practice, this collection traces her artistic trajectory across different media. From her documentaries ?bordering on fiction' to her final installation, NOW, the volume elucidates the thematic and aesthetic concerns of the later works, placing particu...

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Main author: Akerman, Chantal, 1950-2015.
Other authors: Wilson, Emma., Schmid, Marion.
ISBN: 978-1-78188-640-3
Language: English
Published: [Cambridge] : Legenda, 2021.
Note: Incluye índice.
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CN: 177570
Format: Book
Physical description: XIII, 169 p. : fot. ; 24 cm
Contents: In Memory of Chantal Akerman: Passages through Time and Space / Giuliana Bruno ; A Tree in the Wind: Chantal Akerman`s Later Self-Portraits in Installation and Film / Sandy Flitterman-Lewis ; Moeder, Mman, Mom / Carol Mavor ; Smokescreens: Notes on Cigarettes in Chantal Akerman / Alice Blackhurst ; Ageless: Akerman's Avatars / Jenny Chamarette ; Real Estates: The Comedy of Spaces and Things in Chantal Akerman's Demain on dèmènage / Hilde D'Haeyere and Steven Jacobs ; Diaries, Thresholds and Gazes as Anamnesis in Chantal Akerman's Cinema / Anat Zanger ; Unkown Deaths in La Captive / Emma Wilson ; Texas (is not Paris) is Burnning: The Drag of Dis/Orientation in Chantal Akerman's Sud / So Mayer ; Vocal Landscapes: Framing Mutable Stories in De l'autre côté (2002) and Une Voix dans le Désert (2002) / Albertine Fox ; 'Like a Musical Piece': Akerman and Musicality / Adam Roberts ; Light out of Joint ; Cyril Béghin ; Chantal Akerman: Filmmaker, Video Artist, Writer / Marion Schmid.


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