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Love beyond the nation: cosmopolitanism and transnational desire in cinema

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Europe and Love in Cinema explores the relationship between love and Europeanness in a wide range of films from the 1920s to the present. A critical look at the manner in which love - in its broadest sense - is portrayed in cinema from across Europe and the United States, this volume exposes constructed notions of 'Europeanness' that both set Europe apart and define some parts of it as more 'European' than others. Through the international distribution process, these films engage with ideas of Europe from both outside and within, while some, treated extensively in this volume, offer alternative models of love. A bracing collection of essays from top film scholars, Europe and Love in Cinema demonstrates the centrality of desire to film narrative and explores multiple models of love within Europe's frontiers.

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Bergfelder, Tim (2011) Love beyond the nation: cosmopolitanism and transnational desire in cinema In, Labanyi, Jo, Passerini, Luisa and Diehl, Karen (eds.) Europe and Love in Cinema. Bristol, GB, Intellect Books

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Published date: December 2011
Organisations: Film Studies

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Local EPrints ID: 155079
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/155079
ISBN: 9781841503790
PURE UUID: 6c78a5c7-5a23-4920-968d-5227d8ae618e

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Date deposited: 27 May 2010 10:56
Last modified: 18 Jul 2017 12:45

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Author: Tim Bergfelder
Editor: Jo Labanyi
Editor: Luisa Passerini
Editor: Karen Diehl

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