Synopses & Reviews
The film-maker Lynne Ramsay has been hailed as one of the finest new talents in world cinema, and Ratcatcher, her first feature, has attracted international acclaim. In this book, the first full-length study of Ramsays work, Annette Kuhn considers the directors background and explores Ratcatcher alongside her other films. Kuhn places the film in the context of Scottish media and literary cultures and includes interviews with Ramsay and others on the films production team.
The first full-length study of the highly acclaimed film Ratcatcher. An important addition to both Scottish and British cinema, Kuhn discusses the film's poetic style and aesthetics, and includes material from interviews with director Lynne Ramsey.
About the Author
Annette Kuhn is Professor of Film Studies at Queen Mary, University of London, UK.