Mexican horror animation in search of national identity. Fantastic images of traditional culture and Hollywood cinematic monsters

Publication type Article
Status Published
Occupation: Professor
Affiliation: Kuban State University
Address: Russian Federation, Krasnodar
Journal nameLatin America
EditionIssue 3

The article is devoted to the study of the peculiarities of Mexican animation from the standpoint of the use of ethnic art culture. The main attention is focused on the fantastic images of Mexican and ancient Mexican artistic tradition in comparison with Hollywood cinematic images. For example, a particular Mexican films-anime recent years can be traced to the national nature of these images. The experience of Mexican animation confirms the importance of ethnocultural component in the cinematic art of different countries, including Russia.

KeywordsMexican animation, fantastic images of Mexican ethnic artistic tradition, national originality in cinematographic art
Publication date13.03.2019
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