Category: Cinema Books
Film Noir FAQ: All That's Left to Know About Hollywood's Golden Age of Dames, Detectives, and Danger (Faq Series) [David J. Hogan] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Film Noir FAQ celebrates and reappraises some 200 noir thrillers representing 20 years of Hollywoods Golden Age. Noir pulls us close to brutal cops and scheming dames
Goodbye Cinema, Hello Cinephilia: Film Culture in Transition [Jonathan Rosenbaum] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
The esteemed film critic Jonathan Rosenbaum has brought global cinema to American audiences for the last four decades. His incisive writings on individual filmmakers define film culture as a diverse and ever-evolving practice
Green Screen: Environmentalism and Hollywood Cinema [David Ingram] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
This book combines film studies with environmental history and politics, aiming to establish a cultural criticism informed by 'green' thought. David Ingram argues that Hollywood cinema has largely perpetuated romantic attitudes to nature and has played an important ideological role in the'greenwashing' of ecological discourses.
The book accounts for the rise of environmental concerns in Hollywood cinema and explores the ways in which attitudes to nature and the environment are constructed in a number of movies. It is divided into three sections: Wilderness in Hollywood Cinema
The Remasculinization of Korean Cinema (Asia-Pacific: Culture, Politics, and Society) [Kyung Hyun Kim] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
In one of the first English-language studies of Korean cinema to date, Kyung Hyun Kim shows how the New Korean Cinema of the past quarter century has used the trope of masculinity to mirror the profound sociopolitical changes in the country. Since 1980
Cinema and Colour: The Saturated Image [Paul Coates] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.
A study of the use of color in film, and of the ways in which color has been theorized, both as a concept and specifically in terms of cinema. Paul Coates unpacks the use of color in a diverse range of films such as All that Heaven Allows
Film World: The Director's Interviews (Talking Images) [Michel Ciment, Julie Rose] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Film World brings together key interviews with cinema's leading directors. The directors chosen represent many of the most influential film-makers of the last 50 years. All have been selected because of their cinematic vision
Widescreen Cinema (Harvard Film Studies) [John Belton] on . *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Ladies and gentlemen: THIS IS CINERAMA. With these words, on September 30, 1952, the heavy red curtains in New York's Broadway Theatre opened on a panoramic Technicolor image of the Rockaways Playland Atom-Smasher Roller Coaster–and moviegoers were abruptly plunged into a new and revolutionary experience. The cinematic transformation heralded by this giddy ride was