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The difference between the two types of cinema is that though both tend to use shocking material to explore certain themes whilst attempting to jolt the viewer out of complacency, ` paracinema 'maintains a more ironical distance.
Cutting Edge investigates the differences / relationships between avant-garde cinema and exploitation (what she terms as ` paracinema ') - how viewers of both types tend to divorce themselves from mainstream cinema.
EL: (laughing) No, there’s an “i” in “paracinema” as well.
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