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Desire Unlimited: The Cinema of Pedro Almodovar
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Desire Unlimited: The Cinema of Pedro Almodovar
Full Title: Desire Unlimited: The Cinema of Pedro Almodovar (Critical Studies in Latin American and Iberian Cultures)
Author: Paul Julian Smith.
Publisher: Verso
Number of Pages / Binding: 217 pages / Paperback
Sprache: Englisch
Publishing Date: September 2000

Contents:

Contents.................................................vii
Preface to the Second Edition.............................ix
Acknowledgements........................................xiii
List of Illustrations.....................................xv

PART I
Introduction: El Deseo, S.A. (Desire Ltd)..................1

  1. Pepi, Luci, Bom y otras chicas del montón (Pepi, Luci, Bom and other girls on the heap, 1980):
    Rhetoric and Reference.................................9
  2. Laberinto de pasiones (Labyrinth of Passion, 1982):
    Cult Film Experiences.................................23
  3. Entre tinieblas (Dark Habits, 1983):
    Out of the Convent....................................37
  4. ¿Qué he hecho yo para merecer esto! (What have I Done to Deserve This?, 1984):
    Gender, Space, Representation.........................51
  5. Matador (1986):
    Power, Pleasure, and the Frenzy of the visible........65
  6. La ley del deseo (The Law of Desire, 1987):
    A Talent for Production...............................79
  7. Mujeres al borde de un ataque de nervios (Women on the Verge of a Nervous Breakdown, 1988):
    Femininity by Design..................................93
  8. ¡Átame! (Tie Me Up! Tie Me Down!, 1990):
    Not a Love Story?....................................107
  9. Tacones lejanos (High Heels, 1991):
    Imitations of Life...................................121
    Conclusion: Screen Memories..........................137
    Filmography and Plot Synopses........................141
    Select Bibliography..................................157

    PART II

  10. Kika (1993):
    Future Chic..........................................165
  11. La flor de mi secreto (The Flower of my Secret, 1995)
    An Interview with Pedro Almodóvar....................171
  12. Carne trémula (Live Flesh, 1997):
    Absolute Precision...................................181
  13. Todo sobre mi madre (All About My Mother, 1999):
    Silicone and Sentiment...............................189
    Filmography and Plot Synopses........................197
    Bibliographical Update...............................................205
    Index................................................209


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