Next to love and death, childhood is one of the universal topics of cinema. This book focuses on the relationship between cinema and childhood with regard to the aesthetics, mediality, and cultural history of film. It presents a variety of current positions on three main topics: child figures in film,
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-05-31 - Publisher: University of Toronto Press
Examining films from several genres by key directors of the Transition, Inhabiting the In-Between explores how the child is represented as both subject and object, self and other, and consistently cast in a position between categories or binary poles.