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The Films of Jess Franco

Edited by Antonio Lázaro-Reboll and Ian Olney

The first edited volume devoted to the legendary cult director Jess Franco.

Printed Paper Cased
Available June 2018
ISBN: 9780814344934
Paperback
Available June 2018
ISBN: 9780814343166
eBOOK
Available June 2018
ISBN: 9780814343173

The Berlin School and Its Global Contexts

A Transnational Art-Cinema

Edited by Marco Abel and Jaimey Fisher

Germany’s most important filmmaking movement in conversation with its peers across the globe.

Printed Paper Cased
Available June 2018
ISBN: 9780814344903
Paperback
Available June 2018
ISBN: 9780814342008
eBOOK
Available June 2018
ISBN: 9780814342015

The Best Laid Plans

Interrogating the Heist Film

Edited by Jeannette Sloniowski and Jim Leach

Explores the significance of the heist film genre.

Paperback
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814342244
eBOOK
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814342251

Raul Ruiz's Cinema of Inquiry

Edited by Ignacio Lopez-Vicuna and Andreea Marinescu

Investigates the work of global filmmaker Raúl Ruiz.

Paperback
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814341063
eBOOK
Published: December 2017
ISBN: 9780814341070

The Boys in the Band

Flashpoints of Cinema, History, and Queer Politics

Edited by Matt Bell

William Friedkin’s 1970 motion picture The Boys in the Band is perfectly poised for the wide-ranging reassessment and innovative readings that this edited volume accomplishes.

Paperback
Published: December 2016
ISBN: 9780814341537
eBOOK
Published: December 2016
ISBN: 9780814341544

Beyond Blaxploitation

Edited by Novotny Lawrence and Gerald R. Butters, Jr.

Beyond Blaxploitation is a groundbreaking scholarly anthology devoted to examining canonical and lesser-known films of the blaxploitation movement to demonstrate the richness, depth, and complexity of this intriguing period in motion picture history.

Paperback
Published: November 2016
ISBN: 9780814340769
eBOOK
Published: November 2016
ISBN: 9780814340776

The Apu Trilogy

New Edition

Robin Wood
Edited by Barry Keith Grant
Preface by Richard Lippe

Film critic Robin Wood offers a persuasive detailed reading of Satyajit Ray’s The Apu Trilogy, widely regarded as landmarks of world cinema.

Paperback
Published: October 2016
ISBN: 9780814332771
eBOOK
Published: October 2016
ISBN: 9780814342268

Christophe Honoré

A Critical Introduction

David A. Gerstner and Julien Nahmias

Studies Honoré as an auteur who intervenes in French filmmaking practices and culture with a queer "caméra-stylo."

Paperback
Published: December 2015
ISBN: 9780814338636
eBOOK
Published: December 2015
ISBN: 9780814338643

Arthur Penn

New Edition

Robin Wood with Richard Lippe
Edited by Barry Keith Grant

A pioneering and influential look at the work of director Arthur Penn, reprinted and expanded.

Paperback
Published: June 2014
ISBN: 9780814333587
eBOOK
Published: June 2014
ISBN: 9780814339275

Queer Enchantments

Gender, Sexuality, and Class in the Fairy-Tale Cinema of Jacques Demy

Anne E. Duggan

Examines director Jacques Demy's use of the fairy tale as a means to explore issues of gender, sexuality, and class.

Paperback
Published: October 2013
ISBN: 9780814335093
eBOOK
Published: October 2013
ISBN: 9780814338544

Ingmar Bergman

New Edition

Robin Wood
Edited by Barry Keith Grant

An expanded version of Robin Wood's influential study of Ingmar Bergman, including more recent essays on the director.

Paperback
Published: December 2012
ISBN: 9780814333600
eBOOK
Published: December 2012
ISBN: 9780814338063

The Films of Joseph H. Lewis

Edited by Gary D. Rhodes Foreword by Francis M. Nevins

Explores American Joseph H. Lewis's eclectic career, including his best-known film, Gun Crazy.

Paperback
Published: September 2012
ISBN: 9780814334621
eBOOK
Published: September 2012
ISBN: 9780814335994

Hitchcock's British Films

Second Edition

Maurice Yacowar

A reissued classic that examines the structure and themes of each of Hitchcock’s British feature films.

Paperback
Published: October 2010
ISBN: 9780814334942
eBOOK
Published: October 2010
ISBN: 9780814337035

On Michael Haneke

Edited by Brian Price and John David Rhodes

Considers the films of Michael Haneke, who has emerged as a major figure in world cinema over the last fifteen years.

Paperback
Published: May 2010
ISBN: 9780814334058
eBOOK
Published: May 2010
ISBN: 9780814336991

There She Goes

Feminist Filmmaking and Beyond

Edited by Corinn Columpar and Sophie Mayer

Examines the exchanges within and through feminist film culture to expand critical horizons in film scholarship.

Paperback
Published: October 2009
ISBN: 9780814333907

The Films of Hal Ashby

Christopher Beach

Analyzes the films and filmmaking career of director Hal Ashby, placing his work in the cultural context of filmmaking in the 1970s.

Paperback
Published: September 2009
ISBN: 9780814334157
eBOOK
Published: September 2009
ISBN: 9780814335420

Jane Campion

Cinema, Nation, Identity

Edited by Hilary Radner, Alistair Fox, and Irène Bessière

An innovative collection of original essays on Jane Campion, renowned female auteur filmmaker.

Paperback
Published: June 2009
ISBN: 9780814334324

Tracking King Kong

A Hollywood Icon in World Culture, 2nd Edition

Cynthia Erb

Studies the cultural impact and audience reception of King Kong from the 1933 release of the original film until today.

Paperback
Published: April 2009
ISBN: 9780814334300
eBOOK
Published: April 2009
ISBN: 9780814337424

After Kieslowski

The Legacy of Krzysztof Kieslowski

Edited by Steven Woodward

Traces the legacy of Krzysztof Kieslowski in films made after his death using his scripts or ideas and in the work of other filmmakers.

Paperback
Published: February 2009
ISBN: 9780814333266

Vincente Minnelli

The Art of Entertainment

Edited by Joe McElhaney

A comprehensive scholarly examination of Vincente Minnelli, one of American cinema’s central filmmakers.

Paperback
Published: November 2008
ISBN: 9780814333075

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