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The Best Laid Plans

Interrogating the Heist Film

Edited by Jeannette Sloniowski and Jim Leach

Explores the significance of the heist film genre.

Paperback
Available January 2018
ISBN: 9780814342244
eBOOK
Available January 2018
ISBN: 9780814342251

Raul Ruiz's Cinema of Inquiry

Edited by Andreea Marinescu and Ignacio Lopez-Vicuna

Investigates the work of global filmmaker Raúl Ruiz.

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

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

Red Alert

Marxist Approaches to Science Fiction Cinema

Edited by Ewa Mazierska and Alfredo Suppia

Explores the intersections of science fiction cinema and Marxism.

Paperback
Published: May 2016
ISBN: 9780814340110
eBOOK
Published: May 2016
ISBN: 9780814340127

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

Humor in Middle Eastern Cinema

Edited by Gayatri Devi and Najat Rahman

Explores the proliferation of humor in recent cinema of the Middle East and its possible ramifications for cinematic representation, art, and politics.

Paperback
Published: December 2014
ISBN: 9780814339374
eBOOK
Published: December 2014
ISBN: 9780814339381

Appetites and Anxieties

Food, Film, and the Politics of Representation

Cynthia Baron, Diane Carson, and Mark Bernard

Employs the foodways paradigm to analyze the ideological dimensions of food imagery and food behavior in fiction and documentary films.

Paperback
Published: December 2013
ISBN: 9780814334317
eBOOK
Published: December 2013
ISBN: 9780814338056

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
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The Collapse of the Conventional

German Film and Its Politics at the Turn of the Twenty-First Century

Edited by Jaimey Fisher and Brad Prager

Analyzes a diverse body of films and investigates the renaissance that has taken place in German cinema since the turn of the twenty-first century.

Paperback
Published: August 2010
ISBN: 9780814333778
eBOOK
Published: August 2010
ISBN: 9780814336885

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

Cinema at the Periphery

Edited by Dina Iordanova, David Martin-Jones, and Belén Vidal

Highlights the industries, markets, identities, and histories that distinguish cinema beyond the traditional hubs of mainstream Western cinema.

Paperback
Published: March 2010
ISBN: 9780814333884
eBOOK
Published: March 2010
ISBN: 9780814336946

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

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

New Zealand Filmmakers

Edited by Ian Conrich and Stuart Murray

The most thorough study on the filmmakers who have defined New Zealand cinema from its origins to its current successes.

Paperback
Published: August 2007
ISBN: 9780814330173

Italian Neorealism and Global Cinema

Edited by Laura E. Ruberto & Kristi M. Wilson

This volume addresses the influence of Italian neorealist films on world cinema well beyond the post–World War II period associated with the movement.

Paperback
Published: February 2007
ISBN: 9780814333242

Representing the Rural

Space, Place, and Identity in Films about the Land

Edited by Catherine Fowler and Gillian Helfield

A comprehensive and in-depth examination of the role of rural space in the cinema, contributing needed analysis to existing work on space, place, and identity in film.

Paperback
Published: September 2006
ISBN: 9780814333051
eBOOK
Published: September 2006
ISBN: 9780814335628

Horror International

Edited by Steven Jay Schneider and Tony Williams

A close look at horror films from around the world, drawing attention to neglected social, cultural, and ideological aspects of the horror genre in international cinema.

Paperback
Published: September 2005
ISBN: 9780814331019

Transnational Cinema in a Global North

Nordic Cinema in Transition

Edited by Andrew Nestingen and Trevor G. Elkington

The first scholarly work to address the globalization of film in the Nordic region, covering major films, directors, and trends in the region’s five countries.

Paperback
Published: March 2005
ISBN: 9780814332436

South Korean Golden Age Melodrama

Gender, Genre, and National Cinema

Edited by Kathleen McHugh and Nancy Abelmann

Examining the theoretical, historical, and contemporary impact of South Korea’s Golden Age of cinema.

Paperback
Published: March 2005
ISBN: 9780814332535

Zones of Anxiety

Movement, Musidora, and the Crime Serials of Louis Feuillade

Vicki Callahan

A feminist analysis of the "cinema of uncertainty" through an examination of the crime serials of Louis Feuillade and the work of actress Musidora.

Paperback
Published: January 2005
ISBN: 9780814328552
eBOOK
Published: January 2005
ISBN: 9780814337370

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