By Miriam Hansen,Edward Dimendberg
By Robert James
If you have ever puzzled why the Oscars appear to visit the incorrect video clips, WHO Won?!? is the ebook for you. starting with the 1st Oscar rite, Robert James appears in any respect the main different types, slashing and burning his method throughout the undesirable, praising the great, and providing the simplest on your attention. a comic book, biting research of enormous quantities of movies, WHO Won?!? is a consultant to the fantastic video clips you overlooked - and a caution opposed to those you have to by no means have obvious within the first place.
Volume 3 welcomes us to the funeral for studio Hollywood, whole with a drunken wake, proficient viewers from overseas lands, and the entire extra that grieving alcohol, cash, and terror can provide
By Douglas M. Kellner
Offers a thought-provoking depiction of Hollywood movie as a contested terrain among conservative and liberal forces
Films and documentaries mentioned comprise: Black Hawk Down, The Dark Knight, Star Wars, Syriana, WALL-E, Fahrenheit 9/11 and different Michael Moore documentaries, among others
Explores how a few movies during this period supported the Bush-Cheney regime, whereas others criticized the management, overtly or otherwise
Investigates Hollywood’s therapy of more than a few scorching themes, from terrorism and environmental challenge to the Iraq battle and the tradition wars of the 2000s
Shows how Hollywood movie within the 2000s dropped at existence a colourful array of social protest and helped create cultural stipulations to select Barack Obama
By John L. Simons,Robert Merrill
By Nigel West
By Sian Barber
The abilities obtained within the fields of background, politics, English literature, sociology, cultural and media stories can all support to exploit movie as 'historical evidence,' however the learn of movie is a self-discipline in its personal correct. movie can't be handled easily as a historic resource, yet particularly has to be understood as a particular medium, possessed of visible and textual codes.
This consultant comprises sections on operating with other kinds of relocating photos, the way to discover visible assets, tips on how to adopt film-related examine and the way to take advantage of movie conception. in addition to distinctive case stories on person movies and issues, it additionally deals recommendation on examine, writing and learning, making a method, traveling data, having access to fabric and exploring motion pictures from a old standpoint. every little thing integrated can be an instance of fine examine perform, no matter if or not it's undertaking an interview, vacationing an archive, project textual research or defining a study question.
By Scott MacDonald
By Freya Schiwy,Byrt Wammack Weber
By Zoltán Dragon
The publication brings the reader into the world of the “phantom textual content” producing the movie texts and crypt displays of the oeuvre, and investigates the reasons of undiscussible and painful secrets and techniques that propel a few pivotal characters to reappear in next movies, it seems that pushed by means of a compulsion to proceed their narration, failing to complete their tales – even if they look like profitable. The Spectral physique: elements of the Cinematic Oeuvre of István Szabó introduces a visible reinterpretation of Abraham’s phantom concept that opens up percentages for another method of learning film.
By Ewa Mazierska