The new extremisms: rethinking extreme cinema

Kendall, Tina and Horeck, Tanya (2012) The new extremisms: rethinking extreme cinema. Cinephile, 8 (2). pp. 7-9. ISSN 1712-9265

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This article considers the salience of extreme art cinema across a range of different cultural, historical, and socio-economic contexts. It asks what happens to the specificity of the notion of a 'new extremism in cinema' when the net is cast a bit wider, to include more global and mainstream instances of cinematic violence and provocation.

Item Type: Journal Article
Keywords: extreme cinema
Faculty: ARCHIVED Faculty of Arts, Law & Social Sciences (until September 2018)
Depositing User: Repository Admin
Date Deposited: 04 Feb 2013 10:30
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 19:02

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