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Peer Review Status: Refereed
Title: Resurrecting the alien director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet in Hollywood
Authors: Ezra, Elizabeth
Keywords: Alien Resurrection
Jean-Pierre Jeunet
Issue Date: Apr-2002
Publisher: Intellect
Citation: Ezra E (2002) Resurrecting the alien director: Jean-Pierre Jeunet in Hollywood, New Cinemas: Journal of Contemporary Film, 1 (1), pp. 54-60.
Abstract: This essay examines the critical reception of Jean-Pierre Jeunet's Alien Resurrection in the popular Anglo-American press, where the film was often discussed in terms that highlighted the director's status as an 'outsider'. The anxiety that the film elicits among critics, it is argued, is a function of the very abjection that is depicted graphically within the film: a fear of the unclassifiable and of the crossing of boundaries.
Type: Journal Article
Rights: Published in New cinemas: journal of contemporary film. Copyright by Intellect.
Affiliation: SLCR: French

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