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Title Framing the world : explorations in ecocriticism and film / edited by Paula Willoquet-Maricondi.

Publication Info. Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2010.

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Description 1 online resource (xvii, 258 pages).
Physical Medium polychrome
Description text file
Series Under the sign of nature : explorations in ecocentricism
Under the sign of nature.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction : from literary to cinematic ecocriticism / Paula Willoquet-Maricondi -- pt. I. Ecocinema as and for activism. Rhetoric of ascent in An inconvenient truth and Everything's cool / Mark Minster ; Shifting paradigms : from environmentalist films to ecocinema / Paula Willoquet-Maricondi ; Ecocinema, ecojustice, and indigenous worldviews : native and first nations media as cultural recovery / Jennifer A. Machiorlatti -- pt. II. Bodies that matter : environmental justice in fiction and documentary films. Testimonial structures in environmental justice films / Cory Shaman ; Disposable bodies : biocolonialism in The constant gardener and Dirty pretty things / Rachel Stein ; Engaging the land/positioning the spectator : environmental justice documentaries and Robert Redford's The horse whisperer and A river runs through it / Beth Berila -- pt. III. Positioning ecosystems in fiction, documentary, and animation. Landscape's lie : class, economy, and ecology in Hotel Rwanda / Harri Kilpi ; Fast, furious, and out of control : the erasure of natural landscapes in car culture films / Robin L. Murray and Joseph K. Heumann ; Screaming silence : constructions of nature in Werner Herzog's Grizzly man / Elizabeth Henry ; Bambi and Finding Nemo : a sense of wonder in the wonderful world of Disney? / Lynne Dickson Bruckner -- pt. IV. Art cinema eco-auteurs. Rules of the world : Japanese ecocinema and Kiyoshi Kurosawa / Tim Palmer ; Beyond the frame : the spirit of place in Peter Greenaway's The draughtsman's contract / Paula Willoquet-Maricondi.
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Subject Environmental protection and motion pictures.
Environmental protection and motion pictures.
Human ecology in motion pictures.
Human ecology in motion pictures.
Motion pictures -- Social aspects.
Motion pictures -- Social aspects.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Electronic books.
Added Author Willoquet-Maricondi, Paula, 1960-
Other Form: Print version: Framing the world. Charlottesville : University of Virginia Press, 2010 9780813930053 (DLC) 2010002944 (OCoLC)526803677
ISBN 9780813930664 electronic book
0813930669 electronic book