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Movies and mythologies

Peter Harcourt

Movies and mythologies

towards a national cinema

by Peter Harcourt

  • 11 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Canadian Broadcasting Corporation in Toronto .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Canada
    • Subjects:
    • Motion pictures -- Canada -- History,
    • Motion picture plays -- History and criticism,
    • National characteristics, Canadian

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementby Peter Harcourt.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.C2 H3
      The Physical Object
      Pagination171 p. ;
      Number of Pages171
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4477556M
      ISBN 100887940803
      LC Control Number79305307

        Some movies use the myths already found in The Godfather, but other themes appear, too, illuminating other aspects of our personal and social lives. For the mythic themes have to do with the universal life crises--birth, maturation, survival, sickness, death, and those moments when human beings confront the inexplicable forces of the Access-restricted-item true Addeddate Boxid IA Boxid_2 BWB Camera Canon EOS 5D Mark II City Urbana Donor alibris External-identifier

      You’re a film historian and a cultural theologian and in , you published a book called A Long, Long Way: Hollywood’s Unfinished Journey from Racism to Five Books, people normally recommend books but, in this case, it seems more constructive to actually watch the movies about race that you discuss in the :// “In Latin America we are used to consuming content—movies and comic books—with ninjas, samurais, cowboys and medieval knights, but very little with our own mythologies, which are vastly ://

      As a result of reading the Swiss linguist, Barthes wrote in a preface to the edition of his book, he had “acquired the conviction that by treating ‘collective representations’ as a sign-systems, one might hope to go further than the pious show of unmasking them and account in detail for the mystification which transforms petit-bourgeois culture into a universal nature.” The only true texts and book, but we do see that if it were the serious the only things that editors feel obliged to discussion of the ‘methods and mythologies of September NOTES AND QUERIES book history’ it does not achieve its intention; miserably failed to do justice, highlight why it


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