Highlights the industries, markets, identities, and histories that distinguish cinema beyond the traditional hubs of mainstream Western cinema.
Analyzes the films and filmmaking career of director Hal Ashby, placing his work in the cultural context of filmmaking in the 1970s.
The History of Detroit Television News
Explores the development of local television news and the economic and social factors that elevated it to prominence.
The Legacy of Krzysztof Kieslowski
Traces the legacy of Krzysztof Kieslowski in films made after his death using his scripts or ideas and in the work of other filmmakers.
Examines the full run of Sex and the City and its production background, place in television history, innovations to the genre, and reception.
A Fairy-Tale Icon in Cross-Cultural Contexts
A global study of modern adaptations for readers of all ages of Little Red Riding Hood.
Collects nearly thirty years of major work by noted writer and folklore scholar Kay Stone.
By considering the screenplay as a literary object worthy of critical inquiry, this volume breaks new ground in film studies.
Analyzes the social, political, and institutional context of The Flip Wilson Show, which ran on NBC between 1970 and 1974.
A historical account of the context, impact, and legacy of one of the most successful series in American television history.
This anthology examines a number of issues related to violence within the media landscape.