The View From Here

by Matthew Hays

The View From Here

  • ISBN-13: 9781551522203
  • Author(s): Matthew Hays
  • Subject: Films, cinema|performing arts: films, cinema
  • Publisher: Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Imprint: Arsenal Pulp Press
  • Publication Date: 02-06-2007
  • Format: p/b

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The first ever collection of interviews with gay and lesbian filmmakers. Discussing their medium in the post-Brokeback Mountain film landscape, world famous gay and lesbian directors and screenwriters talk about the Hollywood closet, studio homophobia and the development of a politicized queer film aesthetic. Interviewees include Pedro Almodovar (Volver), John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Angry Inch) and Gus Van Sant (Good Will Hunting).
About the book

The first ever collection of interviews with gay and lesbian filmmakers. Discussing their medium in the post-Brokeback Mountain film landscape, world famous gay and lesbian directors and screenwriters talk about the Hollywood closet, studio homophobia and the development of a politicized queer film aesthetic. Interviewees include Pedro Almodovar (Volver), John Cameron Mitchell (Hedwig and the Angry Inch) and Gus Van Sant (Good Will Hunting).