Sportswomen in cinema

by Nicholas Chare | 30 March 2015
Category: Films Cinema & DVD
This trailblazing book provides an overview of films about women in sport and a timely critical analysis of their role in shaping perceptions of female athletic ability. It examines the themes of aggression, beauty, class, ethnicity, physical feminism, sexuality, synaesthesia and technology in relation to mainstream and art house cinematic depictions of sportswomen, from Pumping Iron 2 to Bend It Like Beckham.
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This trailblazing book provides an overview of films about women in sport and a timely critical analysis of their role in shaping perceptions of female athletic ability. It examines the themes of aggression, beauty, class, ethnicity, physical feminism, sexuality, synaesthesia and technology in relation to mainstream and art house cinematic depictions of sportswomen, from Pumping Iron 2 to Bend It Like Beckham.
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323 Reward Points

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€107.80
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Eligible for free delivery
323 Reward Points

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Product Description

This trailblazing book provides an overview of films about women in sport and a timely critical analysis of their role in shaping perceptions of female athletic ability. It examines the themes of aggression, beauty, class, ethnicity, physical feminism, sexuality, synaesthesia and technology in relation to mainstream and art house cinematic depictions of sportswomen, from Pumping Iron 2 to Bend It Like Beckham.

Product Details

Sportswomen in cinema

ISBN9781784530129

Format

Publisher (30 March. 2015)

No. of Pages0

Weight540

Language English (United States)

Dimensions 243 x 165