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More Than a Method

Trends and Traditions in Contemporary Film Performance

Edited by Cynthia Baron, Diane Carson, and Frank P. Tomasulo

Insightful, focused case studies of screen performance from diverse directors with a range of contemporary styles and approaches.

Paperback
Published: August 2004
ISBN: 9780814330791
$34.99

The Searchers

Essays and Reflections on John Ford’s Classic Western

Edited by Arthur M. Eckstein and Peter Lehman

A series of in-depth examinations of the motion picture many consider to be Hollywood’s finest western film.

Paperback
Published: February 2004
ISBN: 9780814330562
$32.99

Framing Hitchcock

Selected Essays from the Hitchcock Annual

Edited by Sidney Gottlieb and Christopher Brookhouse

An engaging look at Alfred Hitchcock’s work from all angles, culled from an authoritative source of Hitchcock film commentary.

Paperback
Published: September 2002
ISBN: 9780814330616
$32.99

Peripheral Visions

The Hidden Stages of Weimar Cinema

Edited by Kenneth S. Calhoon

An insightful overview of an important era in cinema.

Paperback
Published: July 2001
ISBN: 9780814329283
$24.99

Writing in Light

The Silent Scenario and the Japanese Pure Film Movement

Joanne Bernardi

A new look at an important era of Japanese cinema, featuring translations of key scripts.

Paperback
Published: January 2001
ISBN: 9780814329610
$29.99
eBOOK
Published: January 2001
ISBN: 9780814340097

New Latin American Cinema, Volume 2

Studies of National Cinemas

Edited by Michael T. Martin

This volume comprises essays on the development of the New Latin American Cinema as a comparative national project.

Paperback
Published: June 1997
ISBN: 9780814325865
$29.99
Hardback
Published: June 1997
ISBN: 9780814327067
$54.95

Imitations of Life

A Reader on Film & Television Melodrama

Edited by Marcia Landy

This collection of important essays examines melodrama from a variety of perspectives—chronological, theoretical, international, and feminist.

Paperback
Published: January 1991
ISBN: 9780814320655
$32.99

Cinema and History

Marc Ferro
Translated by Naomi Greene

Ferro discusses how film reveals the conscious values of its creators, the dominant ideology of the society in which the film was created, and also unconscious or subverted meanings and values.

Paperback
Published: July 1988
ISBN: 9780814319055
$26.99

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