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The Uncanny child in Transnational Cinema : ghosts of futurity at the turn of the twenty-first century / Jessica Balanzategui.

Author/Creator:
Balanzategui, Jessica, author.
Publication:
Amsterdam : Amsterdam University Press, 2018.
Format/Description:
Book
331 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Film culture in transition.
Film culture in transition
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Subjects:
Children in motion pictures.
Uncanny, The (Psychoanalysis).
Horror films -- United States.
Horror films -- Spain.
Horror films -- Japan.
Horror films.
Japan.
Spain.
United States.
Contents:
The Child as Uncanny Other / Section One / Secrets and Hieroglyphs: The Uncanny Child in American Horror Film / Chapter One: The Child and Adult Trauma in American Horror of the 1980s / Chapter Two: The Uncanny Child of the Millennial Turn / Section Two / Insects Trapped in Amber: The Uncanny Child in Spanish Horror Film / Chapter Three: The Child and Spanish Historical Trauma / Chapter Four: The Child Seer and the Allegorical Moment in / Millennial Spanish Horror Cinema. / Section Three / Our Fear Has Taken on a Life of Its Own: The Uncanny Child in Japanese Horror Film / Chapter Five: The Child and Japanese National Trauma / Chapter Six: The Prosthetic Traumas of the Internal Alien in Millennial J-Horror / Section Four[-]Trauma's Child: The Uncanny Child in Transnational Remakes and Co-productions / Chapter Seven: The Transnational Uncanny Child/ Chapter Eight: Progress and Decay in the Twenty-first Century: The Postmodern Uncanny Child in The Others / Chapter Nine: 'Round and round, the world keeps spinning. When it stops, it's just beginning:' Analogue Ghosts and Digital Phantoms in The Ring.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index.
Other format:
Electronic version: Balanzategui, Jessica. Uncanny child in Transnational Cinema.
ISBN:
9462986517
9789462986510
OCLC:
1049824169