The fairy tale and anime : traditional themes, images and symbols at play on screen / Dani Cavallaro

Author(s): Cavallaro, Dani
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Subjects: Fairy tales in motion pictures
Fairy tales--Film adaptations
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Published: Jefferson, N.C. : McFarland & Co., c2011
LC Classification: P, PN
Notes: LCCN: 2010052296
ISBN: 9780786459469 (pbk. : alk. paper)
ISBN: 0786459468 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index
Summary: "This text focuses on the ways fundamental principles of the fairy tale tradition are deployed, and hence come to manifest themselves narratively and cinematographically, in anime. Topics covered include modes of storytelling, aesthetics, as well as dramatic, ethical, psychological and social considerations. Of particular interest is the way allegorical commentaries on cultural and historical issues are illustrated"--Provided by publisher
Contents: Theoretical foundations -- Alterity -- Voyages -- Creativity -- Dystopias
Physical Description: vii, 208 p. ; 23 cm
OCLC Number: 681482831
ISBN/ISSN: 9780786459469
0786459468

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