TITLE

In the Beginning Was the Image, before the Beginning Was the Avant-Garde…

AUTHOR(S)
Whitehead, Peter
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Framework: The Journal of Cinema & Media;Fall2011, Vol. 52 Issue 2, p906
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Essay
ABSTRACT
An essay is presented on the ideas related to the author's avant-garde film "Terrorism Considered as One of the Fine Arts." The author explores the film's mythic images indicating the nature setting, characters and their representation, and the structure. He also notes the details of the film's tedious soundtracks and musical representation with critical attention to its eternal presence, cultural reverence, and psychotic desire and virtuality.
ACCESSION #
67673391

 

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