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The American Film Musical
Language: en
Pages: 386
Authors: Rick Altman
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1987 - Publisher: Indiana University Press
Traces the development of the movie musical, discusses the role of the genre, and looks at the structure, style, and themes of American musicals
American Film
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Rick Altman
Categories: Motion pictures
Type: BOOK - Published: 1986-10 - Publisher:
Books about American Film
The 1931-1940: American Film Institute Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 1504
Authors: American Film Institute
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993-06 - Publisher: Univ of California Press
The entire field of film historians awaits the AFI volumes with eagerness.--Eileen Bowser, Museum of Modern Art Film Department Comments on previous volumes: The source of last resort for finding socially valuable . . . films that received such scant attention that they seem 'lost' until discovered in the AFI
The End of Cinema as We Know it
Language: en
Pages: 385
Authors: Jon Lewis
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-12-01 - Publisher: NYU Press
Almost half a century ago, Jean-Luc Godard famously remarked, "I await the end of cinema with optimism." Lots of us have been waiting forand wondering aboutthis prophecy ever since. The way films are made and exhibited has changed significantly. Films, some of which are not exactly "films" anymore, can now
Contesting Identities
Language: en
Pages: 162
Authors: Aaron Baker
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publisher's description: Since the earliest days of the silent era, American filmmakers have been drawn to the visual spectacles of sports and their compelling narratives of conflict, triumph, and individual achievement. In Contesting Identities Aaron Baker examines how these cinematic representations of sports and athletes have evolved over time--from The
America on Film
Language: en
Pages: 472
Authors: Harry M. Benshoff, Sean Griffin
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-08-26 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
America on Film: Representing Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality in the Movies, 2nd Edition is a lively introduction to issues of diversity as represented within the American cinema. Provides a comprehensive overview of the industrial, socio-cultural, and aesthetic factors that contribute to cinematic representations of race, class, gender, and sexuality
American Film Now
Language: en
Pages: 544
Authors: James Monaco
Categories: Cine
Type: BOOK - Published: 1984 - Publisher: New York Zoetrope
Books about American Film Now
Within Our Gates
Language: en
Pages: 1571
Authors: America Film Institute Staff, Alan Gevinson, American Film Institute, American Film Afi
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997 - Publisher: Univ of California Press
"[These volumes] are endlessly absorbing as an excursion into cultural history and national memory."--Arthur Schlesinger, Jr. "[These volumes] are endlessly absorbing as an excursion into cultural history and national memory."--Arthur Schlesinger, Jr.
AFI Catalog of Motion Pictures Produced in the United States
Language: en
Pages: 1115
Authors: American Film Institute, Patricia King Hanson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Univ of California Press
A descriptive listing of the films produced during this decade is presented together with credit and subject indices
A Companion to Latin American Film
Language: en
Pages: 227
Authors: Stephen M. Hart
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004 - Publisher: Boydell & Brewer Ltd
A history of Latin American cinema, with detailed analysis of the twenty-five best films.