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The Community of Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 155
Authors: James Forsher
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

Examines the ways in which the movie theater fostered its own sense of place and community, one with its own architectural styles, its own neighborhood district
Cinema and Community
Language: en
Pages: 432
Authors: Moya Luckett
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-07 - Publisher: Wayne State University Press

Caught between the older model of short film and the emerging classic era, the transitional period of American cinema (1907-1917) has typically posed a problem
Locating World Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 320
Authors: M K Raghavendra
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-31 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Locating World Cinema argues for the importance of understanding the local context of a film's creation and the nuances that it conveys to the spectator. It exa
The Cinema and Its Shadow
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Alice Maurice
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-03-15 - Publisher: U of Minnesota Press

The Cinema and Its Shadow argues that race has defined the cinematic apparatus since the earliest motion pictures, especially at times of technological transiti
Directory of World Cinema: Finland
Language: en
Pages: 278
Authors: Pietari Kääpä
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-01-01 - Publisher: Intellect Books

An important addition to Intellect's popular series, Directory of World Cinema: Finland provides historical and cultural overviews of the country's cinema. Over
African Cinema and Human Rights
Language: en
Pages: 376
Authors: Mette Hjort
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-01 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Bringing theory and practice together, African Cinema and Human Rights argues that moving images have a significant role to play in advancing the causes of just
A Companion to British and Irish Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 608
Authors: John Hill
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-18 - Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell

A stimulating overview of the intellectual arguments and critical debates involved in the study of British and Irish cinemas British and Irish film studies have
The Oxford Handbook of Canadian Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 504
Authors: Janine Marchessault
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-20 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

The chapters in The Oxford Handbook of Canadian Cinema present a rich, diverse overview of Canadian cinema. Responding to the latest developments in Canadian fi
Cinema and Community
Language: en
Pages: 226
Authors: D. McKiernan
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-05-21 - Publisher: Springer

In the first book-length study of this topic, D.W. McKiernan examines the way mainstream commercial cinema represents society's complex relationship with the id
British Cinema of the 90s
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Robert Murphy
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-25 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

This work examines major box office hits like 'The Full Monty' as well as critically acclaimed films like 'Under the Skin'. It explores the role of distribution