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CINE-DEMOGRAPHIES: POPULATION CRISIS IN LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY FILM CULTURE

@inproceedings{Sully2011CINEDEMOGRAPHIESPC,
  title={CINE-DEMOGRAPHIES: POPULATION CRISIS IN LATE TWENTIETH CENTURY FILM CULTURE},
  author={Justin Sully},
  year={2011}
}
This dissertation investigates the significance of demographic discourses and epistemologies in the emergence of global film culture over the last three decades of the Twentieth Century. Adopting a materialist reading of Serge Daney’s notion of a critical cine-demography, I explore three ways in which moments of population crisis over this period can be interpreted through film. An experiment in method as much as an alternative periodizing account of late capitalist culture, I trace the… Expand