Levinas and the Cinema of Redemption: Time, Ethics, and the Feminine / Sam B. Girgus
Columbia University Press (2010)
Introduction : time, film, and the ethical vision of Emmanuel Levinas. American transcendence : Levinas and a short history of an American idea in film -- Frank Capra and James Stewart : time, transcendence, and the other -- The changing face of American redemption : Henry Fonda, Marilyn Monroe, Paul Newman, and Denzel Washington -- Sex, art, and Oedipus : The unbearable lightness of being -- Fellini and La dolce vita : documentary, decadence, and desire -- Antonioni and L'avventura : transcendence, the body, and the feminine.
|Keywords||Motion pictures Moral and ethical aspects Motion pictures Philosophy Redemption in motion pictures|
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|Call number||PN1995.5.G57 2010|
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