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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

Wall, Brian - Theodor Adorno and Film Theory, ebook

Theodor Adorno and Film Theory

Wall, Brian


Table of contents
1. The Fingerprint Of Spirit
Brian Wall
2. The Subject/Object of Cinema
Brian Wall
3. “A Deeper Breath”
Brian Wall
4. Negative Dioretix
Brian Wall
5. Jackie Treehorn Treats Objects Like Women!

Cooper, Sarah - The Soul of Film Theory, ebook

The Soul of Film Theory

Cooper, Sarah


Table of contents
1. Introduction: The Soul of Film Theory
Sarah Cooper
2. Classical Souls
Sarah Cooper
3. Signifying Souls
Sarah Cooper
4. Body and Soul
Sarah Cooper
5. Concluding Remarks
Sarah Cooper

Miller, Toby - A Companion to Film Theory, ebook

A Companion to Film Theory

Miller, Toby


This volume of specially commissioned work by experts in the field of film studies provides a comprehensive overview of the field. Its international and interdisciplinary approach will have a broad appeal to those interested in this multifaceted subject.
Provides a major collection of

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

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)

Richards, Stuart James - The Queer Film Festival, ebook

The Queer Film Festival

Richards, Stuart James


The Queer Film Festival and the Creative Industries
Stuart James Richards
3. The Queer Film Festival as a Social Enterprise
Stuart James Richards
4. Queer Film Festival Programming