Women Willing to Fight
The Fighting Woman in FilmeBook - 2007
Women Willing to Fight is a collection of essays that explores the presence of the fighting woman in contemporary Hollywood cinema. Drawn from a variety of genres, the authors examine the changing role, image and position of this figure in film over recent decades. The increasing dominance of this character and her repositioning as a protagonist reinvigorates discussion concerning the dynamics of film narrative and spectacle. Each contribution takes as its focus a central character from the ...
Publisher: Newcastle, UK : Cambridge Scholars, 2007
Characteristics: 1 online resource (vi, 207 pages) : illustrations