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Nordic National Cinemas

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Nordic National Cinemas

Tytti Soila, Astrid Soderbergh-Widding, Gunnar Iversen, Gunter Iverson

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

Nordic National Cinemas explores the film histories and cultures of Denmark, Finland, Norway, Iceland and Sweden. The authors... [more]

$198.00

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Screen Tastes: Soap Opera to Satellite Dishes

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Screen Tastes: Soap Opera to Satellite Dishes

Charlotte Brunsdon

Film theory & criticism; Television; Gender studies: women; Cinema industry; Radio & television industry

Hardback

Screen Tastes brings together Charlotte Brunsdon's key writings on film and television and its criticism. The focus is on... [more]

$162.00

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Rachael Low's History of British Film

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Rachael Low's History of British Film

Rachael Low, Jeffrey Richards

Film theory & criticism; Social & cultural history; Cinema industry

Hardback

Rachael Low's seven volume History is one of the cornerstones of film scholarship, and one of the most important works on... [more]

$2163.00

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Projecting the Past: Ancient Rome, Cinema and History

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Projecting the Past: Ancient Rome, Cinema and History

Maria Wyke

Films, movies & cinema; Sociology & anthropology; Cinema industry

Hardback

Analyses the ways in which the Hollywood and Italian film industries have resurrected ancient Rome to address present concerns,... [more]

$198.00

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Developing Feature Films in Europe: A Practical Guide

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Developing Feature Films in Europe: A Practical Guide

Angus Finney

Cinema industry

Hardback

Provides details of funds which are available for film development, as well as information about training initiatives for... [more]

$221.00

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Soviet Cinematography, 1918-1991: Ideological Conflict and Social Reality

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Soviet Cinematography, 1918-1991: Ideological Conflict and Social Reality...

Dmitry Shlapentokh, Dmitry Shlapentokh

Films, movies & cinema; Propaganda; Cinema industry

Paperback

With a historical sweep that recent events have made definitive, the authors examine the influence of Soviet ideology on the... [more]

$79.99

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Stalinism and Soviet Cinema

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Stalinism and Soviet Cinema

Derek Spring, Richard Taylor

Films, movies & cinema; Media studies; Marxism & Communism; Cinema industry

Hardback

An examination of the effect Stalinism has had on the Soviet cinema. Contributors look at the development of the relationship... [more]

$221.00

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Dancing with the Nation: Courtesans in Bombay Cinema

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Dancing with the Nation: Courtesans in Bombay Cinema

Ruth Vanita (University of Montana, USA)

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

Indian cinema is the only body of world cinema that depicts courtesans as important characters. In early films courtesan characters... [more]

$59.99

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Business and Entrepreneurship for Filmmakers: Making a Living as a Creative Artist in the Film Industry

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Business and Entrepreneurship for Filmmakers: Making a Living as a Creative...

Charles Haine (Feirstein Graduate School of Cinema, USA)

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

This practical guide teaches readers the skills and business acumen required to build a career in the film industry from the... [more]

$231.00

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The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons in Creative Leadership from the CEO of the Walt Disney Company

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The Ride of a Lifetime: Lessons in Creative Leadership from the CEO of the...

Robert Iger

Autobiography: business & industry; Management: leadership & motivation; Cinema industry

Hardback

The CEO of Disney, one of Time's most influential people of 2019, shares the ideas and values he embraced to reinvent one... [more]

$39.99

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Cartoons in Hard Times: The Animated Shorts of Disney and Warner Brothers in Depression and War 1932-1945

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Cartoons in Hard Times: The Animated Shorts of Disney and Warner Brothers...

Tracey Mollet (University of Leeds, UK)

20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000; Cinema industry

Paperback

Choice Outstanding Academic Title 2018 Cartoons in Hard Times provides a comprehensive analysis of the short subject animation... [more]

$59.99

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'Trash,' Censorship, and National Identity in Early Twentieth-Century Germany

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'Trash,' Censorship, and National Identity in Early Twentieth-Century Germany...

Kara L. Ritzheimer (Oregon State University)

European history; Freedom of information & freedom of speech; Cinema industry; Legal history

Paperback

Lawmakers in Weimar Germany adopted two national censorship laws that regulated movies and pulp fiction. Supporters praised... [more]

$38.95

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The Origins of the Film Star System: Persona, Publicity and Economics in Early Cinema

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The Origins of the Film Star System: Persona, Publicity and Economics in...

Andrew Shail (Newcastle University, UK)

Film theory & criticism; Social & cultural history; Popular culture; Cinema industry

Hardback

An insightful and revisionary film history that explores how France created the world's first film star system, not Hollywood.... [more]

$170.00

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Hugo Schmolz / Karl Hugo Schmolz: Cinemas

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Hugo Schmolz / Karl Hugo Schmolz: Cinemas

van der Grinten Galerie, Archiv Wim Cox

Photography & photographs; Cinema industry

Hardback

For the first time ever, the book presents a series of photos, taken mostly in the Rhineland and the Ruhr district between... [more]

$125.00

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Runaway Hollywood: Internationalizing Postwar Production and Location Shooting

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Runaway Hollywood: Internationalizing Postwar Production and Location Shooting...

Daniel Steinhart

Film theory & criticism; Film movie production: technical skills; History of the Americas; Cinema industry

Paperback

After World War II, as cultural and industry changes were reshaping Hollywood, movie studios shifted some production activities... [more]

$48.99

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Latin American Film Industries

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Latin American Film Industries

Tamara L. Falicov (University of Kansas, USA)

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

Film production in Latin America is as old as cinema itself, but local film industries have always been in a triangulated... [more]

$140.00

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Blockbusters and the Ancient World: Allegory and Warfare in Contemporary Hollywood

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Blockbusters and the Ancient World: Allegory and Warfare in Contemporary...

Chris Davies (University of Exeter UK)

Film theory & criticism; Film & movie: styles & genres; Iraq War; Terrorist attack; Cinema industry

Hardback

Following the release of Ridley Scott's Gladiator in 2000 the ancient world epic has experienced a revival in studio and audience... [more]

$170.00

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Positioning Art Cinema: Film and Cultural Value

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Positioning Art Cinema: Film and Cultural Value

Geoff King (Brunel University London UK)

Film theory & criticism; Cultural studies; Media studies; Cinema industry

Hardback

Art cinema occupies a space in the film landscape that is accorded a particular kind of value. From films that claim the status... [more]

$150.00

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American Eccentric Cinema

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American Eccentric Cinema

Kim Wilkins (The University of Sydney, Australia)

Films, movies & cinema; Popular culture; Cinema industry

Hardback

Since the late 1990s a new language has emerged in film scholarship and criticism in response to the popularity of American... [more]

$195.00

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The Early Transnational Chinese Cinema Industry

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The Early Transnational Chinese Cinema Industry

Yongchun Fu

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

Based on extensive original research, including in studio archives, industrial surveys, official records, trade journals,... [more]

$242.00

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On Cinema

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On Cinema

Glauber Rocha

Film theory & criticism; Individual film directors, film-makers; Popular culture; Cinema industry

Hardback

Glauber Rocha is known as the visionary Brazilian director of landmark films, Black God, White Devil, Entranced Earth and... [more]

$150.00

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Runaway Hollywood: Internationalizing Postwar Production and Location Shooting

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Runaway Hollywood: Internationalizing Postwar Production and Location Shooting...

Daniel Steinhart

Film theory & criticism; Film movie production: technical skills; History of the Americas; Cinema industry

Hardback

After World War II, as cultural and industry changes were reshaping Hollywood, movie studios shifted some production activities... [more]

$136.00

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Hollywood Math and Aftermath: The Economic Image and the Digital Recession

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Hollywood Math and Aftermath: The Economic Image and the Digital Recession...

J. D. Connor (USC, USA)

Film theory & criticism; Economics; Cinema industry

Hardback

Money is Hollywood's great theme-but money laundered into something else, something more. Money can be given a particular... [more]

$210.00

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Bollywood in Britain: Cinema, Brand, Discursive Complex

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Bollywood in Britain: Cinema, Brand, Discursive Complex

Lucia Kramer

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Paperback

Bollywood in Britain provides the most extensive survey to date of the various manifestations and facets of the Bollywood... [more]

$49.99

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Dancing with the Nation: Courtesans in Bombay Cinema

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Dancing with the Nation: Courtesans in Bombay Cinema

Ruth Vanita (University of Montana, USA)

Films, movies & cinema; Cinema industry

Hardback

Indian cinema is the only body of world cinema that depicts courtesans as important characters. In early films courtesan characters... [more]

$195.00

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