Philosophy, Black film, film noir

Dan Flory

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  • Publisher: Pennsylvania State University Press /
  • Publish date: 2008 /
  • ISBN-13: 9780271033440 /
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  • Pages: 348 /
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  • Subjects: African Americans in motion pictures, African American motion picture producers and directors, Film noir -- United States -- History and criticism /
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  • Language: eng /
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  • Notes: Includes bibliographical references (p. [323]-339) and index.Includes filmography: p. 339. /

Description

Examines how African-American as well as international films deploy film noir techniques in ways that encourage philosophical reflection. Combines philosophy, film studies, and cultural studies--Provided by publisher.