In the Realm of Pleasure: Von Sternberg, Dietrich, and the Masochistic Aesthetic

By: Studlar, Gaylyn

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[book is tight and clean, no discernible wear; jacket shows only light surface wear, slight fading to spine, short diagonal crease at top of rear flap]. (B&W photographs) This "close textual analysis of the six Paramount studio films directed by Josef von Sternberg and starring Marlene Dietrich probes the source of their visual and psychological complexity [and] represents a major revision of current feminist-psychoanalytic theories of film pleasure and sexual difference."

Title: In the Realm of Pleasure: Von Sternberg, Dietrich, and the Masochistic Aesthetic

Author: Studlar, Gaylyn

Categories: Cinema: History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Urbana/Chicago, University of Illinois Press: (c.1988)

ISBN Number: 0-252-01536-3

ISBN Number 13: 9780252015366

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fine in Near Fine dj

Seller ID: 20014

Keywords: Sexuality in Film Film Criticism Film Directors Josef von Sternberg