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  • The Lost Child Complex in Australian Film

    Jung, Story and Playing Beneath the Past, 1st Edition

    By Terrie Waddell

    The mythologising of lost and abandoned children significantly influences Australian storytelling. In The Lost Child Complex in Australian Film, Terrie Waddell looks at the concept of the ‘lost child’ from a psychological and cultural perspective. Taking an interdisciplinary Jungian approach, she…

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge

  • Rock around the Clock

    Exploitation, Rock 'n' roll and the Origins of Youth Culture, 1st Edition

    By Yannis Tzioumakis, Sian Lincoln

    Rock around the Clock examines one of the earliest films made specifically for young audiences in US cinema, paying particular attention to the exploitation film production company that made the film, the ways it represented young people, especially in terms of their association with rock ‘n’ roll…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • Magic Realism in World Cinema

    The Avant-Garde in Exile, 1st Edition

    By Felicity Gee

    Paperback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Remapping World Cinema

  • Remapping Brazilian Film Culture

    1st Edition

    By Stephanie Dennison

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Remapping World Cinema

  • Scriptwriting for Film, Television and New Media

    1st Edition

    By Alan C. Hueth

    What are the foundations of scriptwriting? Why do some scripts gain more prestige than others? How do you write a script and get it noticed? Scriptwriting for Film, Television and New Media answers these questions and more, offering a comprehensive introduction to writing scripts for film,…

    Paperback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge

  • Moonlight

    Screening Black Queer Youth, 1st Edition

    By Maria Flood

    Hardback – 2019-04-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • Kinotalk

    21st Century, 1st Edition

    By Olga Mesropova

    Paperback – 2019-03-30 
    Routledge

  • Understanding Design in Film Production

    Using Art, Light & Locations to Tell Your Story, 1st Edition

    By Barbara Freedman Doyle

    Great visual storytelling is possible on a minimal budget, but you have to spend a lot of energy thinking and planning. In Understanding Design in Film Production, author Barbara Doyle demonstrates how to use production design, cinematography, lighting and locations to create an effective and…

    Paperback – 2019-03-12 
    Routledge

  • The World of the Walking Dead

    1st Edition

    By Matthew Freeman

    An accessible introduction to the world of The Walking Dead, this book looks across platforms and analytical frameworks to characterize the fictional world of The Walking Dead and how its audiences make use of it. From comics and television to social media, apps, and mobile games, utilizing…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04 
    Routledge
    Imaginary Worlds

  • American Graffiti

    George Lucas, the New Hollywood and the Baby Boom Generation, 1st Edition

    By Peter Kramer

    Drawing on a wide range of archival sources, Peter Kramer explains how American Graffiti came into existence, paying close attention to the small-town upbringing and previous films of its director George Lucas. The book also explores the film’s story, style and themes; its marketing, critical…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • The Breakfast Club

    Youth Identity and Generational Conflict in the Golden Age of Teen Film, 1st Edition

    By Elissa Nelson

    The Breakfast Club is often classified as a quintessential teen film. The film spoke to the generation coming of age at during the 1980s with a story that got to the heart of the conflict between adults and young adults, that understood both the camaraderie and the pressures of peer…

    Hardback – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

  • 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 – 2019-03-01 
    Routledge
    Cinema and Youth Cultures

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