ISBN-10:
1861892284
ISBN-13:
9781861892287
Pub. Date:
09/15/2004
Publisher:
Reaktion Books, Limited
Cinemas of the World / Edition 1

Cinemas of the World / Edition 1

by James Chapman

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ISBN-13: 9781861892287
Publisher: Reaktion Books, Limited
Publication date: 09/15/2004
Series: Globalities Series
Edition description: New Edition
Pages: 480
Product dimensions: 5.25(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.50(d)

About the Author


James Chapman is Lecturer in Film and Television History at the Open University. He is the author of The British at War: Cinema, State and Propaganda, 1939–1945 (1998) and Licence to Thrill: A Cultural History of the James Bond Films (1999).

Table of Contents


Preface
PART I: INTRODUCTION
1. Film History: Sources, Methods, Approaches
2. World Cinemas: Theoretical and Historical Perspectives
PART II: SILENT CINEMA
3. Early Cinema
4. The Emergence of National Cinemas
PART III: HOLLYWOOD CINEMA
5. The Dream Factory
6. New Hollywood
7. American Genres, American Society
PART IV: EUROPEAN CINEMAS
8. European Cinemas in Peace and War
9. New Waves, New Cinemas
10. Popular Genres, Popular Pleasures
PART V: WORLD CINEMAS
11. The Challenge of Third Cinema
12. Bollywood and Beyond
13. Asiatic Cinemas
14. Middle Eastern Cinemas
15. Anglophone Cinemas
PART VI: CONCLUSION
16. Cinema Without Frontiers
References
Select Bibliography
List of Illustrations
General Index
Film Index

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