Film History An Introduction

Written By Kristin Thompson
Film History  An Introduction
  • Publsiher : McGraw-Hill Humanities Social
  • Release : 26 July 2021
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  • Pages : 780 pages
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Film History An Introduction

Film History  An Introduction
  • Author : Kristin Thompson,David Bordwell
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Humanities Social
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 780
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Summary : This book introduce the history of film as it is presently conceived, written, and taught by its most accomplished scholars. However, this book is not a distillation of everything that is known about film history....

The Historical Film

The Historical Film
  • Author : Marcia Landy
  • Publisher : A&C Black
  • Release Date : 2001-01-01
  • Total pages : 350
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Summary : This aims to show how media critics and historians have written about history as portrayed in cinema and television by historical films and documentaries, focusing on what it means to "read" films historically and the colonial experience as shown in post-colonial film....

The New Film History

The New Film History
  • Author : J. Chapman,M. Glancy,S. Harper
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2007-04-25
  • Total pages : 256
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Summary : The first major overview of the field of film history in twenty years, this book offers a wide-ranging account of the methods, sources and approaches used by modern film historians. The key areas of research are analysed, alongside detailed case studies centred on well-known American, Australian, British and European films....

The Routledge Companion to Film History

The Routledge Companion to Film History
  • Author : William Guynn
  • Publisher : Routledge
  • Release Date : 2010-09-13
  • Total pages : 296
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Summary : The Routledge Companion to Film History is an indispensable guide for anyone studying film history for the first time. The approach taken presents a substantial and readable overview of the field and provides students with a tool of reference that will be valuable throughout their studies. The volume is divided ...

The Old West in Fact and Film

The Old West in Fact and Film
  • Author : Jeremy Agnew
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2012-11-01
  • Total pages : 266
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Summary : "Starting with early 1900s Western movies, the narrative follows the evolution in look, style, and content as the films matured from short vignettes of good-versus-bad into the modern plots. The book compares the reality of the cowboys, Indians, gunmen, lawmen, and soldiers who peopled the Old West to how they ...

Korean Film

Korean Film
  • Author : Ŭng-jun Min,Chin-suk Chu,Jinsook Joo,Han Ju Kwak
  • Publisher : Greenwood Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 197
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Summary : Establishes contextual and theoretical bases to help the reader understand cultural, political, and socioeconomic aspects of Korean film....

A World of Movies

A World of Movies
  • Author : Richard Lawton,Hugo Leckey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1974
  • Total pages : 383
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Summary : Movie stills and publicity shots depict the great stars and films of the silent era and of talkies....

Gladiator

Gladiator
  • Author : Martin M. Winkler
  • Publisher : Blackwell Publishing
  • Release Date : 2004-05-21
  • Total pages : 215
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Summary : This is the first book to analyze Ridley Scott’s film Gladiator from historical, cultural, and cinematic perspectives. The first systematic analysis of Ridley Scott’s film, Gladiator. Examines the film’s presentation of Roman history and culture. Considers its cinematic origins and traditions. Draws out the film’s modern ...

American Film History

American Film History
  • Author : Cynthia Lucia,Roy Grundmann,Art Simon
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2015-06-25
  • Total pages : 520
  • ISBN :
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Summary : From the American underground film to the blockbuster superhero, this authoritative collection of introductory and specialized readings explores the core issues and developments in American cinematic history during the second half of the twentieth-century through the present day. Considers essential subjects that have shaped the American film industry—from the ...

Documentary

Documentary
  • Author : Erik (Professor Emeritus of Dramatic Arts Barnouw, Professor Emeritus of Dramatic Arts Columbia University),Erik Barnouw,Formerly Dean of the School of Arts and Founder of the Film Division Erik Barnouw
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 1993
  • Total pages : 400
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Summary : Presents a history of the documentary film...

Engaging Film Criticism

Engaging Film Criticism
  • Author : Walter Metz
  • Publisher : Peter Lang
  • Release Date : 2004
  • Total pages : 226
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Summary : Engaging Film Criticism examines recent American cinema in relationship to its «imaginative intertexts», films from earlier decades that engage similar political and cultural themes. This historical encounter provides an unexpected and exciting way of reading popular contemporary films. Eclectic pairings include the Schwarzenegger action film True Lies with the Hitchcock ...

Cinema by Design

Cinema by Design
  • Author : Lucy Fischer
  • Publisher : Columbia University Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-14
  • Total pages : 256
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Summary : Art Nouveau thrived from the late 1890s through the First World War. The international design movement reveled in curvilinear forms and both playful and macabre visions and had a deep impact on cinematic art direction, costuming, gender representation, genre, and theme. Though historians have long dismissed Art Nouveau as a ...

The Film Industry in Argentina

The Film Industry in Argentina
  • Author : Jorge Finkielman
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2003-12-24
  • Total pages : 278
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Summary : Argentina fell in love with movies as soon as they were first exhibited in 1896. Even before World War I, Argentina was one of the biggest film markets in the world and continues to be a major film market today. This history of the Argentine film industry--starting with the earliest film ...

Postwall German Cinema

Postwall German Cinema
  • Author : Mattias Frey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2015-06
  • Total pages : 206
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Summary : Since the fall of the Berlin Wall, there has been a proliferation of German historical films. These productions have earned prestigious awards and succeeded at box offices both at home and abroad, where they count among the most popular German films of all time. Recently, however, the country's cinematic take ...

Film History

Film History
  • Author : Robert Clyde Allen,Douglas Gomery
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1985
  • Total pages : 276
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Summary : Review of film history - issues, problems, approaches....