Item description for Studying Blade Runner (Studying Film Series) by Sean Redmond...
Ridley Scott's Blade Runner is now widely recognised as a masterwork of science fiction cinema, and one of the most influential of any films released in the last twenty-five years. In Studying Blade Runner, Sean Redmond uses the key concepts of Media and Film Studies& mdash;Film Language, Representation, Institutions and Audiences& mdash;to explore the many significances of the film: Its breakthrough use of special effects as a narrative tool; the film's revolutionary representation of the future city; its treatment of racial and sexual politics; iIts unique status as a text whose meaning was fundamentally altered in its re-released 'Director's Cut' form& mdash;and what this means in an institutional context.
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Est. Packaging Dimensions: Length: 0.25" Width: 4.75" Height: 6.5" Weight: 0.22 lbs.
Release Date May 1, 2008
ISBN 1903663792 ISBN13 9781903663790
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More About Sean Redmond
SEAN REDMOND is an independent scholar and lives in Brooklyn, NY. He was awarded a PEN Translation Fund Grant in 2008 for the translation of this work from Latin.
Sean Redmond was born in 1967 and has an academic affiliation as follows - Deakin University.