Screening the Unwatchable

Spaces of Negation in Post-Millennial Art Cinema

  • Authors
  • Asbjørn Grønstad

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
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  3. Asbjørn Grønstad
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  8. Back Matter
    Pages 165-213

About this book


Tracing the rise of extreme art cinema across films from Lars von Trier's The Idiots to Michael Haneke's Caché, Asbjørn Grønstad revives the debate about the role of negation and aesthetics, and reframes the concept of spectatorship in ethical terms.


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