Chantal Ackerman and Feminist Film-making

McRobbie, Angela. 1993. Chantal Ackerman and Feminist Film-making. In: Philip Dodd and Pam Cook, eds. Women and Film: A "Sight and Sound" Reader. Scarlet Press. ISBN 978-1857270815 [Book Section]

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"Sight and Sound" has published intelligent and provocative criticism and analysis of women and film from some of the most exciting cultural commentators in Britain and the US. This volume gathers together some of the best of that writing to provide an important guide to the changing debates on the representation of women in film and their practice as directors and actors. Contributions include Pam Cook and Jenny Diski on "Cape Fear"; Richard Dyer on Dracula and sexuality; Majorie Garber on Marlene Dietrich; Angela McRobbie on Chantal Akerman; Annette Kuhn on imagery and aliens; B. Ruby Rich on new queer cinema; Amy Taubin on serial killer movies; Ginette Vincendeau on fathers and daughters in French cinema.

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