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Akerman, Chantal (1950–2015) By Ionita, Maria

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1021-1
Published: 01/10/2016
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Chantal Akerman was a Belgian filmmaker, artist, and film professor known for her austere, minimalistic style, her feminist themes, and her depictions of alienation, dislocation, and repression, all masterfully expressed in her best-known film, Jeanne Dielman 23, quai du Commerce 1080 Bruxelles (1975).

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Ionita, Maria. "Akerman, Chantal (1950–2015)." The Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism. : Taylor and Francis, 2016. Date Accessed 17 Mar. 2018 doi:10.4324/9781135000356-REM1021-1

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