• Film Theories and Philosophies of Colour: The Residual Image book cover

    Film Theories and Philosophies of Colour

    The Residual Image, 1st Edition

    By Elizabeth Watkins

    Drawing together theoretical and philosophical debates about the nature of colour, this book examines the significance of colour for film theories of subjectivity and sexual difference. While existing studies on colour and film have focussed on its histories, technologies and aesthetics, an…

    Hardback – 2019-05-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • American Pie: The Anatomy of the Vulgar Teen Comedy book cover

    American Pie

    The Anatomy of the Vulgar Teen Comedy, 1st Edition

    By Bill Osgerby

    This book examines American Pie (1999), a film that exemplifies that most disparaged of movie genres – vulgar teen comedy. Taking American Pie as its focus, Bill Osgerby explores the nature and appeal of gloriously ‘grossed out’ teen humour. The book considers the relationship between American Pie’…

    Hardback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • Women in African Cinema: Beyond the Body Politic book cover

    Women in African Cinema

    Beyond the Body Politic, 1st Edition

    By Lizelle Bisschoff, Stefanie Van de Peer

    Women in African Cinema showcases the very prolific and present, but often hidden and marginalised presence of women in African and diasporic cinema, both on the screen and behind the camera. Bischoff and Van de Peer provide an in-depth and sustained look at women in African cinema from different…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Gothic Heroines on Screen: Representation, Interpretation and Feminist Enquiry book cover

    Gothic Heroines on Screen

    Representation, Interpretation and Feminist Enquiry, 1st Edition

    Edited by Tamar Jeffers McDonald, Frances A. Kamm

    Gothic Heroines on Screen explores the translation of the literary Gothic heroine on screen, the potential consequences of these adaptations and contemporary interpretations of the form.   Each chapter illuminates the significance of this moving image mediation, relating its screen topics to their…

    Paperback – 2019-05-01 
    Routledge

  • Masculinities and Desire: A Deleuzean Encounter book cover

    Masculinities and Desire

    A Deleuzean Encounter, 1st Edition

    By Marek Wojtaszek

    Masculinities and Desire considers the question of male subjectivity in relation to Deleuze and Guattari’s theory of desire. Western tradition has thought of desire from the vantage point of masculine subjectivity, what happens when the order is reversed, and desire speaks through masculinity? Can…

    Hardback – 2019-02-26 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Cultural Production and the Politics of Women’s Work in American Literature and Film book cover

    Cultural Production and the Politics of Women’s Work in American Literature and Film

    1st Edition

    By Polina Kroik

    Cultural Production and the Politics of Women’s Work in American Literature and Film emphasizes the interrelation between women’s workplace roles, modes of authorship, and processes of subject-formation, pointing to some of the reasons for the persistence of limiting gender roles and occupational…

    Hardback – 2019-02-12 
    Routledge
    Interdisciplinary Research in Gender

  • Independent Female Filmmakers: A Chronicle through Interviews, Profiles, and Manifestos book cover

    Independent Female Filmmakers

    A Chronicle through Interviews, Profiles, and Manifestos, 1st Edition

    Edited by Michele Meek

    Independent Female Filmmakers collects original and previously published essays, interviews, and manifestos from some of the most defining and groundbreaking independent female filmmakers of the last 40 years. Featuring material from the seminal magazine The Independent Film and Video…

    Paperback – 2019-01-16 
    Routledge

  • Heavenly Creatures: Queer Fantasy and the Coming-of-Age Film book cover

    Heavenly Creatures

    Queer Fantasy and the Coming-of-Age Film, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Scahill

    Heavenly Creatures (1994), an early film by blockbuster director Peter Jackson, chronicles the true story of Pauline Parker and Juliet Hulme, two adolescent girls in 1954 New Zealand. In the film, the girls develop a deep romantic friendship based in shared fantasy, but their forced separation…

    Hardback – 2019-01-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • Black Women Filmmakers and Black Love on Screen book cover

    Black Women Filmmakers and Black Love on Screen

    1st Edition

    By Brandale N. Mills

    This book offers a thorough analysis of how romantic love between Black men and women (referred to here as Black Love) is portrayed in Hollywood films, specifically from the perspective of Black female filmmakers. Using historical and contemporary images of Black female representation in the media…

    Hardback – 2018-12-04
    Routledge
    Routledge Transformations in Race and Media

  • Marginal Production Cultures: Infrastructures of Sexual Minority and Transgender Media book cover

    Marginal Production Cultures

    Infrastructures of Sexual Minority and Transgender Media, 1st Edition

    By Candace Moore

    Marginal Production Cultures concentrates its intersectional analysis on considerations of how race, sexuality, and gender non-conformity complicate media production and distribution practices. Offering insight into a diverse range of minority media cultures, this book relies on personal interviews…

    Hardback – 2018-11-30
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Media and Cultural Industries

  • The Nasty Woman and The Neo Femme Fatale in Contemporary Cinema book cover

    The Nasty Woman and The Neo Femme Fatale in Contemporary Cinema

    1st Edition

    By Agnieszka Piotrowska

    The Nasty Woman and the Neo Femme Fatale in Contemporary Cinema puts forward the theoretical notion of the ‘nasty woman’ as a means of examining female protagonists in contemporary culture and cinema, particularly films directed by women. The phrase is taken from an insult thrown at Hillary Clinton…

    Hardback – 2018-11-20
    Routledge
    Routledge Focus on Feminism and Film

  • Interpreting Tyler Perry: Perspectives on Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality book cover

    Interpreting Tyler Perry

    Perspectives on Race, Class, Gender, and Sexuality, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jamel Santa Cruze Bell, Ronald L. Jackson II

    Tyler Perry has become a significant figure in media due to his undeniable box office success led by his character Madea and popular TV sitcoms House of Payne and Meet the Browns. Perry built a multimedia empire based largely on his popularity among African American viewers and has become a…

    Paperback – 2018-11-11
    Routledge
    Routledge Transformations in Race and Media

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