By Cynthia Tompkins

ISBN-10: 0292744153

ISBN-13: 9780292744158

ISBN-10: 0292762097

ISBN-13: 9780292762091

While there are various movie experiences that concentrate on one specific grouping of films—by nationality, through period, or by way of technique—here is the 1st unmarried quantity that comes with the entire above, delivering a wide evaluation of experimental Latin American movie produced over the past twenty years.

Analyzing seventeen contemporary motion pictures through 11 various filmmakers from Argentina, Brazil, Cuba, Mexico, Paraguay, and Peru, Cynthia Tompkins makes use of a comparative process that reveals commonalities one of the disparate works when it comes to their affects, aesthetics, and methods. Tompkins introduces each one movie first in its sociohistorical context ahead of summarizing it after which subverting its canonical interpretation. Pivotal to her shut readings of the movies and their convergences as a collective cinema is Tompkins’s software of Deleuzian movie thought and the concept that of the time-image because it relates to the therapy of time and repetition. Tompkins additionally explores such subject matters because the subject of decolonization, the constant use of montage, paratactically established narratives, and the fusion of documentary conventions and neorealism with drama. a useful contribution to any discussion at the avant-garde generally and to filmmaking either out and in of Latin the United States, Experimental Latin American Cinema can be a welcome and insightful addition to Latin American reports as a whole.

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