qThis book is a critical study of the films directed by Generation Xers and how those directors have been influenced by their generational identity. Topics include the influence of popular culture, postmodern narrative devices, qslackerdomq and the lack of direction, disenfranchisement and nihilism, the ever-evolving role of technology, gender issues and sexuality, the question of race, international peers, the influence of older filmmakers, and visions for the future.q--BOOK JACKET.Do. We. Go. from. Here? aquot;Who am I, and where do I belong?aquot; The young adults who comprise Generation X are not the first ... of one of the most discussed, celebrated, and, arguably, self-centered generations in American history, the boomers.
|Title||:||The Cinema of Generation X|
|Publisher||:||McFarland - 2002-02-20|