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Killing for culture

by David Kerekes

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  • 39 Currently reading

Published by Creation Books in London, San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Death in motion pictures,
  • Sensationalism in motion pictures,
  • Low budget motion pictures,
  • Snuff films

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[written, edited and compiled by David Kerekes and David Slater].
    ContributionsSlater, David.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.D37 K47 1995
    The Physical Object
    Pagination285 p. :
    Number of Pages285
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL598421M
    ISBN 101871592208
    LC Control Number96191316

    From the book "Killing for Culture" "The victim is first viewed already speared. His own hands hold the spear head to his torso, while blood pools in his indented stomach and runs to his groin. David Kerekes, author of Killing for Culture: Death Film from Mondo to Snuff (Creation Cinema, on LibraryThing LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site .

    book review: "killing for culture: from edison to isis- a new history of death on film" by david kerekes and david slater BY ADRIAN SMITH One of the very earliest developers of moving image technology, Thomas Edison, was also one of the first “snuff” filmmakers.   Release Date: June 2. This book promises to be everything Jeanine Cummins’ controversial novel American Dirt wasn’t—and, this time, it’s all Author: Lauren Puckett.

    killing for culture all the movies i want to watch that are mentioned in david kerekes and david slater's "killing for culture: an illustrated history of death film from mondo to snuff." im not going to list every movie mentioned outright in the book because this is not that kind of list and also whats the point of that anyways just read. the. Killing for Culture: Death on Film and the Enigma of Snuff: Kerekes, David, Slater, David: Books - or: David Kerekes, David Slater.


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Illustrated by rare and stunning photographs from cinema, documentary and real life, Killing for Culture is a necessary book which examines and questions the human obsession with images of violence, dismemberment and death, and the way our society is coping with an increased profusion of these disturbing yet compelling images from all quarters/5(12).

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Including: Feature film, Mondo film, Death film, and a comprehensive filmography and index/5(). Now, the first edition of Killing for Culture deserves its reputation as one of the strangest best sellers ever written.

Simultaneously an exposition of the snuff myth and a history of all manner of death on film, it sold o copies—and will forever be filed under ‘cult classic.’. Killing For Culture by David Kerekes,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(18). Killing For Culture的话题 (全部 条) 什么是话题 无论是一部作品、一个人,还是一件事,都往往可以衍生出许多不同的话题。.

Killing for Culture(Updated) From Edison to ISIS: A New History of Death on Film by David Kerekes, David Slater Paperback, Pages, Published by. Illustrated by rare and stunning photographs from cinema, documentary and real life, Killing for Culture is a necessary book which examines and questions the human obsession with images of violence, dismemberment and death, and the way our society is coping with an increased profusion of these disturbing yet compelling images from all quarters.5/5(9).

Bill O'Reilly Official Home On The Web. Killing for Culture explores these images of death and violence, and the human obsession with looking — and not looking — at them. Beginning with the mythology of the so-called ‘snuff’ film and its evolution through popular culture, this book traces death and the artifice of death in the ‘mondo’ documentaries that emerged in the s, and later the faux snuff pornography that found an audience through.

Illustrated by rare and stunning photographs from cinema, documentary and real life, Killing for Culture is a necessary book which examines and questions the human obsession with images of violence, dismemberment and death, and the way our society is coping with an increased profusion of these disturbing yet compelling images from all quarters.5/5(8).

Others are shot on high definition equipment and professionally edited by organized groups, such as the militant extremists ISIS.

KILLING FOR CULTURE explores these images of death and violence, and the human obsession with looking — and not looking — at : David Kerekes. Genre/Form: Low budget films Snuff films: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Kerekes, David. Killing for culture. London ; San Francisco: Creation Books,   So it was while exploring this thread that I picked up Killing For Culture (David Kerekes & David Slater, Creation Books, ) for a reread.

Described as 'an illustrated history of death film from mondo to snuff', the book is a fascinating resource full of detail on everything from feature films to mondo to so-called 'snuff'.

KILLING FOR CULTURE explores these images of death and violence, and the human obsession with looking - and not looking - at them. Beginning with the mythology of the so-called 'snuff' film and its evolution through popular culture, this book traces death and the artifice of death in the 'mondo' documentaries that emerged in the s, and /5(10).

The eagerly awaited follow-up to Kerekes & Slater's acclaimed "Killing for Culture, See No Evil "is an exhaustive and startling overview of Britain's video nasty' culture which chronicles the phenomenal rise of video technology, concern for the children', the clampdown of the Video Recordings Act (), and video's alleged associations with criminal activity."See No Evil "contains studies of.

Killing for Culture: An Illustrated History of Death Film from Mondo to Snuff is by far the most in-depth study available on the subject. Authors Kerekes and Slater begin their discussion with the mysteries surrounding the Manson family and its greusome killing of Sharon Tate (and friends) in   The eagerly awaited follow-up to Kerekes & Slater's acclaimed Killing for Culture, See No Evil is an exhaustive and startling overview of Britain's 'video nasty' culture which chronicles the phenomenal rise of video technology, 'concern for the children', the clampdown of the Video Author: David Kerekes.

Search the world's most comprehensive index of full-text books. My library. KILLING FOR CULTURE explores these images of death and violence, and the human obsession with looking — and not looking — at them. Beginning with the mythology of the so-called 'snuff' film and its evolution through popular culture, this book traces death and the artifice of death in the 'mondo' documentaries that emerged in the s.

Killing for Culture is thus a disenchanting book, rendering spectacular films banal, and reducing their reality effects down to sheer fakery. At the end, the authors seem even to disbelieve that "authentic" snuff films--the most obscure death film subgenre of all--actually exist at all.

Imagine your old copy of KILLING FOR CULTURE, but with a new book tagged onto it! I’m not even joking when I say that. There are three new chapters, while almost all. KILLING FOR CULTURE.

Support this group and join the ads-free movement to make online forums a better place. Support this group and join the ads-free movement to make online forums a better place. KILLING FOR CULTURE A ILLUSTRATED HISTORY OF DEATH FILM FROM MONDO TO SNUFF. DAVID KEREKES & DAVID SLATER 1st EDITION CREATION BOOKS U.K.