The cinema of Yorgos Lanthimos : films, form, philosophy / edited by Eddie Falvey.

"The first book dedicated to the cinema of Yorgos Lanthimos, offering a range of critical approaches to his work"--

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Other Authors: Falvey, Eddie (Editor)
Language:English
Published: New York : Bloomsbury Academic, 2022.
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Physical Description:xi, 286 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Format: Book
Contents:
  • (A late) introduction : framing Yorgos Lanthimos's weird worlds / Eddie Falvey
  • Greek screen cultures and the scopic regimes of the long 1990s : exploring Yorgos Lanthimos's early works / Afroditi Nikolaidou
  • The anti-foundationalist cinema of Yorgos Lanthimos : the case of Kinetta / Vrasidas Karalis
  • On confinement, sameness and grieving : Yorgos Lanthimos's Alps / Asbjørn Grønstad
  • Bodies out of place : ontological adriftness in The lobster / Ina Karkani
  • Notes toward a cinema of apathy in the films of Yorgos Lanthimos / Eddie Falvey
  • Kafkaesque themes in The lobster / Angelos Koutsourakis
  • Animal instincts : fear, power and obedience in the films of Yorgos Lanthimos and Stanley Kubrick / Michael Lipiner and Nathan Abrams
  • Consider the absurd : uneasy proximity in Dogtooth, The lobster, and The killing of a sacred deer / Nepomuk Zettl
  • Dog, lobster, deer, rabbit : Yorgos Lanthimos's animal metaphors / Savina Petkova
  • Arthouse thriller : auteur meets genre in The killing of a sacred deer / Geoff King
  • Myth and mythopoeia in the films of Yorgos Lanthimos / James J. Clauss
  • Rethinking the heritage film : gothic critique in The favourite / Alex Lykidis
  • Young women's deadly rebellions in the early films of Yorgos Lanthimos / Tonia Kazakopoulou
  • The 'weird' sex scenes of Yorgos Lanthimos / Alice Haylett Bryan
  • The queer posthumanism of The lobster / Marios Psaras.