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

DOI: 10.4324/9781135000356-REM1021-1
Published: 01/10/2016
Retrieved: 22 May 2024, from


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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Ioniță, Maria. Akerman, Chantal (1950–2015). Routledge Encyclopedia of Modernism, Taylor and Francis,

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