The "Birds", Paperback

The "Birds" Paperback

Part of the BFI Film Classics series


Camille Paglia draws together in this text the aesthetic, technical and mythical qualities of Alfred Hitchcock's "The Birds" (1963), and analyzes its depiction of gender and family relations.

A film about anxiety, sexual power and the violence of nature, it is quintessential Hitchcock.


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 96 pages, biography
  • Publisher: British Film Institute
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  • Category: Film theory & criticism
  • ISBN: 9780851706511



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