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Performing place in French and Italian queer documentary film : space and Proust's lieu factice

Brett, Oliver, author.
Performing place in French and Italian queer documentary film : space and Proust's lieu factice / Oliver Brett.
Cham, Switzerland : Palgrave Macmillan, [2018]
ix, 249 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Intro; Contents; List of Figures; Chapter 1: Contemporary Queer Cinema in France and Italy: Undoing 'Place'; French and Italian 'Queer Cinema'; New Queer Documentary Cinema?; Framing Proust's 'Lieu Factice'; Franco-Italian Dis/connections; A Post-queer Politics of 'Place'?; References; Chapter 2: Framing the 'Lieu Factice': Shifting Notions of Documentary 'Place'; Documentary and the 'Real'; Shifting Documentary Place; Transnational and Transplanetary Queer Spaces; Marking Transplanetary Documentary; Nichols's and Bruzzi's Notion of 'Performative Documentary'; Queer Agency
Contents note
Documentary's 'Lieu Factice'References; Chapter 3: Mourning 'Place'; The 'Notional Film': Olivier Meyrou's Au-delà de la haine /Beyond Hatred (2006); Main Film, Public and Private Spaces; Notional Film; The Radical Queer Archive: Tabous et Transgressions dans mes films: Un film (un peu narcissique) de Philippe Vallois (2007); Misaligned Queer Auteur; Displacing the Archive, Mourning Loss; References; Chapter 4: Forsaking 'Place'; Queer 'Politics': Peter Marcias's Ma La Spagna Non Era Cattolica? (2007); Setting Up Critical Transnational Spaces; Rhetorical Questions, Public and Private Spaces
'Queer Opacity': Gustav Hofer and Luca Ragazzi's Improvvisamente l'inverno scorso (2008) and Italy: Love It or Leave It? (2011)Public and Private Spaces; The Duplicitous Child Within; Trans Local Relations; References; Chapter 5: Intersecting 'Place'; Queering the 'Object': Pietro Marcello's La bocca del lupo (2009); Queering Enzo; Queer Voice; Queering the 'Frame': Alberto Vendemmiati's La Persona De Leo N. (2005); Shifting Frames; Transverse City Spaces; Transgender Gaze and Performance; Homeward Bound?
Queering 'Mobility': Sebastiano D'Ayala Valva's Les Travestis Pleurent Aussi (2006) and Angel (2009)Embodying and Fragmenting the Nation; Transgender Gaze; Angel: Evolving Agency; References; Chapter 6: Conclusion; References; Index
Subject headings
Documentary films--France--History and criticism.
Documentary films--Italy--History and criticism.
Gays in motion pictures--History and criticism.
Genre heading
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
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