Doubling, Distance and Identification in the Cinema

  • Paul Coates

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-ix
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  6. Back Matter
    Pages 203-217

About this book


This book argues theoretically for, and exemplify through critical and historical analysis, the interrelatedness of discourses on scale, distance, identification and doubling in the cinema. It contains analyses of a wide variety of films, including Citizen Kane, The Double Life of Véronique, The Great Gatsby, Gilda, Vertigo and Wings of Desire.


Cinema doubling scale haptic 3D cinema identification argue cinema discourse knowledge Plato

Authors and affiliations

  • Paul Coates
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  1. 1.University of Western OntarioCanada

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