Kathryn Bigelow's eight feature films all seek a balance between progressive representations of gender and race and the demands of commercial filmmaking. Close attention to the filmmaker's experiments with duration and camera technology reveals her interest in reworking Hollywood conventions to critique conventionally masculinist genres.
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Research Article| December 01 2010
Undoing Violence: Politics, Genre, and Duration in Kathryn Bigelow's Cinema
Film Quarterly (2010) 64 (2): 33–43.
Caetlin Benson-Allott; Undoing Violence: Politics, Genre, and Duration in Kathryn Bigelow's Cinema. Film Quarterly 1 December 2010; 64 (2): 33–43. doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/FQ.2010.64.2.33
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