• Why We Remake: The Politics, Economics and Emotions of Film and TV Remakes book cover

    Why We Remake

    The Politics, Economics and Emotions of Film and TV Remakes, 1st Edition

    By Lauren Rosewarne

    This examination of film and television remakes focuses explicitly on why – since the dawn of cinema – studios have remade films over and over again. Each chapter provides insight into the business of Hollywood, the motivations of filmmakers and also the pleasures for audiences, and offers a…

    Hardback – 2020-02-24 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • The Routledge International Handbook of Jungian Film Studies book cover

    The Routledge International Handbook of Jungian Film Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Luke Hockley

    Winner of the IAJS award for best edited book of 2018! The Routledge International Handbook of Jungian Film Studies weaves together the various strands of Jungian film theory, revealing a coherent theoretical position underpinning this exciting recent area of research, while also exploring and…

    Paperback – 2020-02-06 
    Routledge
    Routledge International Handbooks

  • Television and the Embodied Viewer: Affect and Meaning in the Digital Age book cover

    Television and the Embodied Viewer

    Affect and Meaning in the Digital Age, 1st Edition

    By Marsha F. Cassidy

    Television and the Sensate Body in the Digital Age appraises the medium’s capacity to evoke sensations and bodily feelings in the viewer. Presenting a fresh approach to television studies, the book examines the sensate force of onscreen bodies and illustrates how TV’s multisensory appeal builds…

    Hardback – 2020-01-29 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Television Studies

  • Marxism Goes to the Movies book cover

    Marxism Goes to the Movies

    1st Edition

    By Mike Wayne

    Introducing the key concepts and thinkers within the Marxist tradition, Marxism Goes to the Movies demonstrates their relevance to film theory and practice past and present. Author Mike Wayne argues that Marxist filmmaking has engaged with and transformed this popular medium, developing its…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Subjectivity across Media: Interdisciplinary and Transmedial Perspectives book cover

    Subjectivity across Media

    Interdisciplinary and Transmedial Perspectives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Maike Sarah Reinerth, Jan-Noël Thon

    Media in general and narrative media in particular have the potential to represent not only a variety of both possible and actual worlds but also the perception and consciousness of characters in these worlds. Hence, media can be understood as "qualia machines," as technologies that allow for the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The Camera-Eye Metaphor in Cinema book cover

    The Camera-Eye Metaphor in Cinema

    1st Edition

    By Christian Quendler

    This book explores the cultural, intellectual, and artistic fascination with camera-eye metaphors in film culture of the twentieth century. By studying the very metaphor that cinema lives by, it provides a rich and insightful map of our understanding of cinema and film styles and shows how cinema…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Open Space New Media Documentary: A Toolkit for Theory and Practice book cover

    Open Space New Media Documentary

    A Toolkit for Theory and Practice, 1st Edition

    By Patricia R. Zimmermann, Helen De Michiel

    Open Space New Media Documentary examines an emerging and significant area of documentary practice in the twenty-first century: community-based new media documentary projects that move across platforms and utilize participatory modalities. The book offers an innovative theorization of these…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Current Controversies in Philosophy of Film book cover

    Current Controversies in Philosophy of Film

    1st Edition

    By Katherine Thomson-Jones

    This volume advances the contemporary debate on five central issues in the philosophy of film. These issues concern the relation between the art and technology of film, the nature of film realism, how narrative fiction films narrate, how we engage emotionally with films, and whether films can…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Appreciating the Art of Television: A Philosophical Perspective book cover

    Appreciating the Art of Television

    A Philosophical Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Ted Nannicelli

    Contemporary television has been marked by such exceptional programming that it is now common to hear claims that TV has finally become an art. In Appreciating the Art of Television, Nannicelli contends that televisual art is not a recent development, but has in fact existed for a long time. Yet…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Hermeneutic Humility and the Political Theology of Cinema: Blind Paul book cover

    Hermeneutic Humility and the Political Theology of Cinema

    Blind Paul, 1st Edition

    By Sean Desilets

    This book revisits the tradition of Western religious cinema in light of scholarship on St. Paul’s political theology. The book’s subtitle derives from the account in the Book of Acts that St. Paul was temporarily blinded in the wake of his conversion on the road to Damascus. In imitation of Paul,…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Film Text Analysis: New Perspectives on the Analysis of Filmic Meaning book cover

    Film Text Analysis

    New Perspectives on the Analysis of Filmic Meaning, 1st Edition

    Edited by Janina Wildfeuer, John A. Bateman

    This book examines film as a multimodal text and an audiovisual synthesis, bringing together current work within the fields of narratology, philosophy, multimodal analysis, sound as well as cultural studies in order to cover a wide range of international academic interest. The book provides new…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • The City Symphony Phenomenon: Cinema, Art, and Urban Modernity Between the Wars book cover

    The City Symphony Phenomenon

    Cinema, Art, and Urban Modernity Between the Wars, 1st Edition

    Edited by Steven Jacobs, Eva Hielscher, Anthony Kinik

    The 1920s and 1930s saw the rise of the city symphony, an experimental film form that presented the city as protagonist instead of mere decor. Combining experimental, documentary, and narrative practices, these films were marked by a high level of abstraction reminiscent of high-modernist…

    Paperback – 2019-11-25
    Routledge
    AFI Film Readers

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