The latent symbolism in film imagery can be psychoanalyzed just like the imagery in dreams. This work applies to film the psychoanalytic techniques of Sigmund Freud, Erik Erikson, Carl Jung, Alfred Adler, Joseph Campbell, Otto Rank and Rollo May, providing a fundamental understanding of film symbols and structure. It offers a comprehensive and eclectic approach to film analysis, using a broad variety of theories and examples from both classic and contemporary movies, from Dracula (1930) to American Beauty (1999). The final chapter applies all the previously discussed techniques to one film, Malcolm X (1992). The work boasts a filmography and bibliography and is illustrated with film stills.
BK9220Movies And The Mind - Theories of The Great Psychoanalysts Applied To Film (Paperback Book)http://oldies.scdn5.secure.raxcdn.com/i/boxart/large/bk/bk9220.jpg?v=439.9547.94USDDiscontinuedMcFarland & Company, Inc.Paperback-BookMovies-TV-Books2005-06-02
To place an order or for customer service, call toll-free 1-800-336-4627 or outside the United States, call 1-610-649-7565
Open Monday-Friday: 8am-10pm,
Se habla Español!
Spanish-speaking representatives available,
Monday-Friday: 9am-4pm (Eastern Time)