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New Hollywood Violence
Language: en
Pages: 331
Authors: Mark Jancovich
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2004-11-27 - Publisher: Manchester University Press

Exploring the depiction of violence and related issues in Hollywood productions, this book focuses on the motivations and cultural politics of violence on the b
Movie Blockbusters
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Julian Stringer
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-10-18 - Publisher: Routledge

Big-budget, spectacular films designed to appeal to a mass audience: is this what - or all - blockbusters are? Movie Blockbusters brings together writings from
Spectacle
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: Bruce Magnusson
Categories: Political Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-03-29 - Publisher: University of Washington Press

Global media and advances in technology have profoundly affected the way people experience events. The essays in this volume explore the dimensions of contempor
Indie Cinema Online
Language: en
Pages: 186
Authors: Sarah E.S. Sinwell
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-08-14 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

Indie Cinema Online investigates the changing nature of contemporary American independent cinema in an era of media convergence. Focusing on the ways in which m
9/11: Culture, Catastrophe and the Critique of Singularity
Language: en
Pages: 253
Authors: Diana Gonçalves
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-24 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

Departing from 9/11’s spectacularity and aesthetical appeal, its eskatastrophic dimension, this book takes up the task of studying 9/11 as a mnemonic singular
American Independent Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Yannis Tzioumakis
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-07 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

A comparative analysis of key Islamic ity platforms and their debates
ReFocus: The Films of Spike Jonze
Language: en
Pages: 264
Authors: Kim Wilkins
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-07-29 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

This book looks at Spike Jonze's ground-breaking work in both features and short forms, exploring the impact of his filmmaking across a range of philosophical a
Philippine Cinema and the Cultural Economy of Distribution
Language: en
Pages: 284
Authors: Michael Kho Lim
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-18 - Publisher: Springer

This book explores the complex interplay of culture and economics in the context of Philippine cinema. It delves into the tension, interaction, and shifting mov
Technologies for Interactive Digital Storytelling and Entertainment
Language: en
Pages: 390
Authors: Stefan Göbel
Categories: Computers
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-11-27 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

This book constitutes the refereed proceedings of the Third International Conference on Technologies for Interactive Digital Storytelling and Entertainment, TID
Acting Indie
Language: en
Pages: 347
Authors: Cynthia Baron
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-29 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book illustrates the many ways that actors contribute to American independent cinema. Analyzing industrial developments, it examines the impact of actors a