University of Queensland
Alison Taylor is a PhD candidate at the University of Queensland. Her thesis is entitled “‘Profoundly Disturbing’: Violence, Complicity and the Everyday in European Art Cinema.” She completed her honours dissertation in 2006 on eroticised violence in the films of Tony Scott.
ArticlesMichael Haneke’s film Caché tells the story of a bourgeois family in peril. The comfortable lives of the Laurents—husband Georges (Daniel Auteuil), wife Anne (Juliette Binoche), and teenage son Pierrot (Lester Makedonsky)—are disrupted when surveillance tapes of their home and private conversations are...Read more