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Indian Indies A Guide to New Independent Indian Cinema

Indian Indies: A Guide to New Independent Indian Cinema

1st Edition

Forthcoming

By Ashvin Immanuel Devasundaram
February 01, 2022

This book offers a concise and cutting-edge repository of essential information on new independent Indian films, which have orchestrated a recent renaissance in the Bollywood-dominated Indian cinema sphere. Spotlighting a specific timeline, from the Indies’ consolidated emergence in 2010 across a ...

Unproduction Studies and the American Film Industry

Unproduction Studies and the American Film Industry

1st Edition

By James Fenwick
August 10, 2021

This book makes the case for unproduction studies, the study of films left unmade, unseen, or unreleased, as a radical discipline with the potential to uncover a shadow history of the American film industry. Exploring the archival methods that can be utilised in this endeavour, James Fenwick argues...

Virtue and Vice in Popular Film

Virtue and Vice in Popular Film

1st Edition

By Joseph H. Kupfer
May 27, 2021

This book addresses a prominent group of virtues and vices as portrayed in popular films to further our understanding of these moral character traits. The discussions emphasize the interplay between the philosophical conception of the virtues and vices and the cinematic representations of character...

Migrants in Contemporary Spanish Film

Migrants in Contemporary Spanish Film

1st Edition

By Clara Guillén Marín
July 13, 2017

During the last two decades Spain has undergone an unprecedented transformation from being a country of emigrants to receiving a significant number of migrants from all around the world. This book focuses on the analysis of documentaries and fiction films representing migrants in Spain in the first...

Weimar Cinema, Embodiment, and Historicity Cultural Memory and the Historical Films of Ernst Lubitsch

Weimar Cinema, Embodiment, and Historicity: Cultural Memory and the Historical Films of Ernst Lubitsch

1st Edition

By Mason Kamana Allred
January 24, 2017

In its retrieval and (re)construction, the past has become interwoven with the images and structure of cinema. Not only have mass media—especially film and television—shaped the content of memories and histories, but they have also shaped their very form. Combining historicization with close ...

Robot Ecology and the Science Fiction Film

Robot Ecology and the Science Fiction Film

1st Edition

By J. P. Telotte
March 01, 2016

This book offers the first specific application in film studies of what is generally known as ecology theory, shifting attention from history to the (in this case media) environment. It takes the robot as its subject because it has attained a status that resonates not only with some of the key ...

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