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Tue 10th Sep at 6:00pm - 7:00pm

One Hour Intro: Labyrinths Of Desire - An Introduction To Noir

@ HOME, Manchester

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One Hour Intro: Labyrinths Of Desire - An Introduction To Noir

In this beginners' level introduction to film noir we will investigate what it is that makes this genre so darkly alluring and persistent, looking at its expressionist styles, pulp-fiction heritage, steamy, disorientating cityscapes and stench of criminality. We will also trace the genre through to the present
day. Above all, we will look at noir's familiar character types: the private eye, attempting to keep his bearings in a deceptive world without losing his macho prowess; the villains and perverts who beset him and of course the femme fatale, the bad girl whose legs and stresses he finds so hard to resist. Led by Andy Moor, Reader in Cinema History at Manchester Metropolitan University.

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Venue Facts

Venue: HOME


Address:
2 Tony Wilson Place
First Street

Manchester
M15 4FN 53.472820, -2.246493

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Website: homemcr.org

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Enquiries: 0161 200 1529

Bookings: 0161 200 1500

Disabled Bookings: 0161 200 1500


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