By Diane Carson,Cynthia Baron,Mark Bernard
In 9 chapters, Baron, Carson, and Bernard reflect on foodstuff in fiction motion pictures and documentaries-from either American and foreign cinema. the 1st bankruptcy examines movie perform from the foodways standpoint, delivering a beginning for the gathering of case experiences that stick with. bankruptcy 2 takes a political economic climate procedure because it examines the nutrients and the movie industry's rules that confirm representations of nutrition in movie. In bankruptcy three, the authors discover nutrients and foodstuff interactions as a way for developing group in Bagdad Café, whereas in bankruptcy four they take a detailed examine 301/302, in which nutrients is used to mount social critique. bankruptcy five specializes in cannibal movies, exhibiting how the foodways paradigm unlocks the results of movies that dramatize one among society's maximum nutrients taboos. In bankruptcy 6, the authors show ways in which insights generated by means of the foodways lens can increase style and auteur reports. bankruptcy 7 considers documentaries approximately foodstuff and water assets, whereas bankruptcy eight examines nutrients documentaries that slip during the cracks of movie censorship by means of going into exhibition with out an MPAA ranking. ultimately, in bankruptcy nine, the authors examine movies from a number of nationwide cinemas to discover the intersection of nutrition, gender, and ethnicity.
4 appendices supply insights from a foodstuff stylist, a specific filmography of fiction movies and a filmography of documentaries that function foodways parts, and an inventory of chosen works in foodstuff and cultural studies.
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Appetites and Anxieties: Food, Film, and the Politics of Representation (Contemporary Approaches to Film and Media Series) by Diane Carson,Cynthia Baron,Mark Bernard