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King, Geoff - A Companion to American Indie Film, ebook

A Companion to American Indie Film

King, Geoff

51,70€

A Companion to American Indie Film features a comprehensive collection of newly commissioned essays that represent a state-of-the-art resource for understanding key aspects of the field of indie films produced in

Grundmann, Roy - American Film History: Selected Readings, Origins to 1960, ebook

American Film History: Selected Readings, Origins to 1960

Grundmann, Roy

34,45€

This authoritative collection of introductory and specialized readings explores the rich and innovative history of this period in American cinema. Spanning an essential range of subjects from the early 1900s Nickelodeon to the decline of the studio system in the 1960s, it combines a broad

Nilsson, Johan - American Film Satire in the 1990s, ebook

American Film Satire in the 1990s

Nilsson, Johan

85,85€

Table of contents
1. Introduction
Johan Nilsson
2. The 1990s
Johan Nilsson
3. Satire and Politics
Johan Nilsson
4. Satire and the Media
Johan Nilsson
5. Satire and History
Johan Nilsson
6. American Film Satire
Johan Nilsson

Levinson, Julie - The American Success Myth on Film, ebook

The American Success Myth on Film

Levinson, Julie

30,65€

Table of contents
1. Top of the World: Cultural Narratives, Myths, and Movies
Julie Levinson
2. Moving Up and Moving On: Mobility and the American Success Myth
Julie Levinson
3. Work and Its Discontents: The Corporate Workplace Film
Julie Levinson
4. Success Reassessed: Ambitious Women/Midlife Men

Bilton, Alan - Silent Film Comedy and American Culture, ebook

Silent Film Comedy and American Culture

Bilton, Alan

82,15€

Introducing American Silent Film Comedy: Clowns, Conformity, Consumerism
Alan Bilton
3. A Convention of Crazy Bugs: Mack Sennett and the US’s Immigrant Unconscious
Alan Bilton
4. Accelerated Bodies and Jumping

Grant, Barry Keith - The Hollywood Film Musical, ebook

The Hollywood Film Musical

Grant, Barry Keith

80,85€

This revealing history of the American film musical synthesizes the critical literature on the genre and provides a series of close analytical readings of iconic musical films, focusing on their cultural relationship

Fuller, Stephanie - The US-Mexico Border in American Cold War Film, ebook

The US-Mexico Border in American Cold War Film

Fuller, Stephanie

98,10€

Danger, Disappearance, and the Exotic: American Travelers and Mexican Migrants
Stephanie Fuller
Part II. Revolution
5. The Revolutionary Politics of Mexico: Individualism, Communitarianism, and Landscape
Stephanie Fuller
6. Territory, Colonialism,

MacDowell, James - Irony in Film, ebook

Irony in Film

MacDowell, James

109,10€

Irony in Film: Theorising Irony for a Mongrel Medium
James MacDowell
3. Ironic Filmmaking: Properties, Devices, and Conventions
James MacDowell
4. Interpreting Irony in Film: Intention, Rhetoric, and Irony’s Edge