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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

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

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:

MacDowell, James - Irony in Film, ebook

Irony in Film

MacDowell, James


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

Buchanan, Judith - The Writer on Film, ebook

The Writer on Film

Buchanan, Judith


The writer in film: authorship and imagination
Laura Marcus
3. ‘Here is the story of my career…’: the woman writer on film
Sonia Haiduc
4. ‘Mad, bad and dangerous to know’: the male poet in Sylvia (2003) and The Edge of Love (2008)