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Fowkes, Katherine A. - The Fantasy Film, ebook

The Fantasy Film

Fowkes, Katherine A.


The Fantasy Film provides a clear and compelling overview of this revitalized and explosively popular film genre.Includes analyses of a wide range of films, from early classics such as The Wizard of Oz and Harvey

Horton, Andrew - A Companion to Film Comedy, ebook

A Companion to Film Comedy

Horton, Andrew


A wide-ranging survey of the subject that celebrates the variety and complexity of film comedy from the ‘silent’ days to the present, this authoritative guide offers an international perspective on the popular genre that explores all facets of its formative social, cultural and

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

A Companion to American Indie Film

King, Geoff


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 the United States.
Takes a comprehensive

Kuhn, Michael - One Hundred Films and a Funeral, ebook

One Hundred Films and a Funeral

Kuhn, Michael


A major new book detailing the rise and fall of PolyGram Films by Michael Kuhn. Many Europeans have dreamed of a film studio able to challenge Hollywood on its own ground. Only one post-war company has come close - PolyGram Filmed

Nochimson, Martha P. - World on Film: An Introduction, ebook

World on Film: An Introduction

Nochimson, Martha P.


This uniquely engaging and lively textbook provides a comprehensive introduction to international film, from the golden age of European cinema to the contemporary blockbusters of India and Asia, and the post World War II emergence of global film culture.Offers

Enticknap, Leo - Film Restoration, ebook

Film Restoration

Enticknap, Leo


Why Do Films Need to Be Restored?
Leo Enticknap
3. Where Are Films Restored, Where Do They Come From and Who Restores Them?
Leo Enticknap
4. The Technique of Film Restoration
Leo Enticknap
5. The Presentation

Donaldson, Lucy Fife - Texture in Film, ebook

Texture in Film

Donaldson, Lucy Fife


Table of contents
1. Introduction
Lucy Fife Donaldson
2. Introducing Texture in Film
Lucy Fife Donaldson
3. Textural Worlds
Lucy Fife Donaldson
4. Experiencing Space
Lucy Fife Donaldson
5. Sound
Lucy Fife Donaldson

Hutchings, Stephen - Russia and its Other(s) on Film, ebook

Russia and its Other(s) on Film

Hutchings, Stephen


Scant Sign of Thaw: Fear and Anxiety in the Representation of Foreigners in the Soviet Films of the Khrushchev Years
Julian Graffy
3. ‘The Italians are Coming!’ Italy and the ‘Other’ in Soviet Cinema
David Gillespie
4. In the Cuckoo’s Nest:

Azcona, María del Mar - The Multi-Protagonist Film, ebook

The Multi-Protagonist Film

Azcona, María del Mar


The Multi-Protagonist Film is an insightful and provocative introduction to this important new genre.  Explores the origins and history of one of the most exciting new developments in contemporary film worldwide Guides readers through the