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  • The Epic Film

    Myth and History, 1st Edition

    By Derek Elley

    As Charlton Heston put it: ‘There’s a temptingly simple definition of the epic film: it’s the easiest kind of picture to make badly.’ This book goes beyond that definition to show how the film epic has taken up one of the most ancient art-forms and propelled it into the modern world, covered in…

    Paperback – 2016-01-21
    Routledge Library Editions: Cinema

  • Postcommunist Film - Russia, Eastern Europe and World Culture

    Moving Images of Postcommunism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Lars Kristensen

    A post-communist condition has arisen from the fall of the Berlin Wall and later the Soviet Empire: this book looks at how this condition has manifested itself globally in the production of post-communist film. It argues post-communism is a shared experience on a geopolitical level, unlimited by…

    Paperback – 2013-10-07
    Routledge Contemporary Russia and Eastern Europe Series

  • Genre and Cinema

    Ireland and Transnationalism, 1st Edition

    Edited by Brian McIlroy

    This impressive volume takes a broad critical look at Irish and Irish-related cinema through the lens of genre theory and criticism. Secondary and related objectives of the book are to cover key genres and sub-genres and account for their popularity. The result offers new ways of looking at Irish…

    Paperback – 2011-09-12
    Routledge Studies in Cultural History

  • Post-War Italian Cinema

    American Intervention, Vatican Interests, 1st Edition

    By Daniela Treveri Gennari

    Through a comparative approach of current theories developed on ideology and an analysis of official documents from the Vatican and the United States Department of State, the book investigates the decisive role that American production companies played in the development of the Italian film…

    Paperback – 2010-11-10
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

  • Nation and Identity in the New German Cinema

    Homeless at Home, 1st Edition

    By Inga Scharf

    In this original study, Scharf investigates issues of national identity in films of the New German Cinema. Using a cultural studies analysis, Scharf argues that the conflict between this generation of critical filmmakers and their ‘German-ness’ translate into feature films that…

    Paperback – 2010-01-26
    Routledge Advances in Film Studies

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