• Screening China's Soft Power book cover

    Screening China's Soft Power

    Edited by Paola Voci, Luo Hui

    Promoting China's cultural soft power by disseminating modern Chinese values is a key policy under President Xi Jinping. It is usually understood as a top-down initiative, implemented willingly or unwillingly by writers, filmmakers, artists and other cultural actors, often manifesting itself in…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05 
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    Media, Culture and Social Change in Asia Series

  • Women in Soviet Film: The Thaw and Post-Thaw Periods book cover

    Women in Soviet Film

    The Thaw and Post-Thaw Periods

    Edited by Marina Rojavin, Tim Harte

    This book illuminates and explores the representation of women in Soviet cinema from the late 1950s, through the 1960s, and into the 1970s, a period when Soviet culture shifted away, to varying degrees, from the well-established conventions of Socialist Realism. Covering films about working…

    Hardback – 2017-10-05 
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    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • The Routledge Companion to World Cinema book cover

    The Routledge Companion to World Cinema

    Edited by Rob Stone, Paul Cooke, Stephanie Dennison, Alex Marlow-Mann

    The Routledge Companion to World Cinema explores and examines a global range of films and filmmakers, their movements and audiences, comparing their cultural, technological and political dynamics, identifying the impulses that constantly reshape the form and function of the cinemas of the world.…

    Hardback – 2017-10-04 
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  • The Routledge Companion to Imaginary Worlds book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Imaginary Worlds

    Edited by Mark J.P. Wolf

    This companion provides a definitive and cutting-edge guide to the study of imaginary and virtual worlds across a range of media including literature, television, film, and games. From the Star Trek universe, Thomas More’s classic Utopia, and J. R. R. Tolkien’s Arda, to elaborate, user-created…

    Hardback – 2017-10-02 
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    Routledge Companions

  • Documentary Media: History, Theory, Practice book cover

    Documentary Media

    History, Theory, Practice, 2nd Edition

    By Broderick Fox

    In a digital moment where both the democratizing and totalitarian possibilities of media are unprecedented, the need for complex, ethical, and imaginative documentary media—for you, the reader of this book to think, question, and create—is vital. Whether you are an aspiring or seasoned practitioner…

    Paperback – 2017-10-02 
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  • The Iraq War in Documentary Film book cover

    The Iraq War in Documentary Film

    By Monica Michlin

    This book is the first comprehensive study of documentary film on the Iraq War. In a series of close readings of some thirty American and European works, it analyzes how documentaries on the run-up, unfolding, and aftermath of the war have adopted different points of view and aesthetics in…

    Hardback – 2017-10-01 
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    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • The Nostalgic Sublime and the Role of Terror in Contemporary Culture book cover

    The Nostalgic Sublime and the Role of Terror in Contemporary Culture

    By Matthew Leggatt

    This book re-examines the role of the sublime across a range of disparate cultural texts, from architecture and art, to literature, digital technology, and film, detailing a worrying trend towards nostalgia and arguing that, although the sublime has the potential to be the most powerful uniting…

    Hardback – 2017-10-01 
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    Routledge Research in Cultural and Media Studies

  • Cinema, Censorship and Sexuality 1909-1925 (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    Cinema, Censorship and Sexuality 1909-1925 (Routledge Revivals)

    By Annette Kuhn

    First published in 1988. This book shows how censorship as a set of institutions, practices and discourses was involved in the struggle over the nature of cinema in the early twentieth century. It also reveals the part played in this struggle by other institutions, practices and discourses — for…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
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  • Closely Watched Films (Routledge Revivals): The Czechoslovak Experience book cover

    Closely Watched Films (Routledge Revivals)

    The Czechoslovak Experience

    By Antonín J. Liehm

    First published in 1974, this book collects interviews with leading Czechslovak filmmakers conducted mostly between 1967 and 1969. This was a period of immense upheaval beginning with the attack of the Czechoslovak establishment on the Union of Writers in 1967, continuing through the liberalisation…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
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  • The Miloš Forman Stories (Routledge Revivals) book cover

    The Miloš Forman Stories (Routledge Revivals)

    By Antonín J. Liehm

    First published in 1975, this book examines the career of one of the leading post-war Czech filmmakers Miloš Forman through his own testimony. After recollecting his childhood and early artistic ventures, Forman gives accounts of the making of his major films, interspersed with contemporaneous…

    Paperback – 2017-09-30 
    Routledge

  • Enser’s Filmed Books and Plays: A List of Books and Plays from which Films have been Made, 1928-2001 book cover

    Enser’s Filmed Books and Plays

    A List of Books and Plays from which Films have been Made, 1928-2001, 6th Edition

    Edited by Ellen Baskin

    This title was first published in 2003. The sixth edition of this compendium of film and television adaptations of books and plays includes several thousand new listings that cover the period from 1992 to December 2001. There are 8000 main entries, covering 70 years of film history, including some…

    Hardback – 2017-09-30 
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    Routledge Revivals

  • The Routledge Companion to Latin American Cinema book cover

    The Routledge Companion to Latin American Cinema

    Edited by Marvin D'Lugo, Anna M. Lopez, Laura Podalsky

    The Routledge Companion to Latin American Cinema is the most comprehensive survey of Latin American cinemas available in a single volume. While highlighting state-of-the-field research, essays also offer readers a cohesive overview of multiple facets of filmmaking in the region, from the production…

    Hardback – 2017-09-22 
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