Death in classic and contemporary film: Fade to black

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Mortality is a recurrent theme in films across genres, periods, nations, and directors. This book brings together an accomplished set of authors with backgrounds in film analysis, psychology, and philosophy to examine how the knowledge of death, the fear of our mortality, and the ways people cope with mortality are represented in cinema.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherPalgrave Macmillan
Number of pages263
ISBN (Electronic)9781137276896
ISBN (Print)9781137276889
Publication statusPublished - Oct 3 2013


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Arts and Humanities(all)
  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Psychology(all)

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