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Peripheral Visions

The Hidden Stages of Weimar Cinema

Edited by Kenneth S. Calhoon

An insightful overview of an important era in cinema.

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Published: July 2001
ISBN: 9780814329283
$24.99

Reading Cavell's The World Viewed

A Philosophical Perspective on Film

William Rothman & Marian Keane

A philosophical reexamination of Stanley Cavell’s The World Viewed.

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Published: November 2000
ISBN: 9780814328965
$29.99
eBOOK
Published: November 2000
ISBN: 9780814340103

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.

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Published: March 2000
ISBN: 9780814333884
$31.99
eBOOK
Published: March 2000
ISBN: 9780814336946

Mythologies of Violence in Postmodern Media

Edited by Christopher Sharrett

This anthology examines a number of issues related to violence within the media landscape.

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Published: September 1999
ISBN: 9780814327425
$32.99

Bertolucci's The Last Emperor

Multiple Takes

Edited by Bruce H. Sklarew, Bonnie S. Kaufman, Ellen Handler Spitz, and Diane Borden

In this anthology, filmmakers, psychoanalysts, film scholars, and cultural historians use a psychoanalytical approach to examine Bernardo Bertolucci's epic film The Last Emperor (1988).

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Published: April 1998
ISBN: 9780814327005
$29.99

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.

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

New Latin American Cinema, Volume 1

Theories, Practices, and Transcontinental Articulations

Edited by Michael T. Martin

Volume One explores the formation of the New Latin American Cinema movement, its national and continental implications (including the diasporic/exilic experience) and transcontinental articulations through the writings of pioneer filmmakers and scholars.

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Published: April 1997
ISBN: 9780814325858
$29.99
Hardback
Published: April 1997
ISBN: 9780814327050
$44.95

Cinemas of the Black Diaspora

Diversity, Dependence, and Oppositionality

Edited by Michael T. Martin

This is a study of the cinematic traditions and film practices in the black Diaspora.

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Published: January 1996
ISBN: 9780814325889
$34.99

Dreams of Chaos, Visions of Order

Understanding the American Avant-garde Cinema

James Peterson

This is a controversial book that examines the implicit assumptions of other scholars, advocates an alternative to dominant approaches to the avant-garde cinema, and questions some long-standing clichés about the history of the avant-garde.

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Published: January 1994
ISBN: 9780814324578
$28.99

Hitchcock's Rereleased Films

From Rope to Vertigo

Edited by Walter Raubicheck and Walter Srebnick
With a Foreward by Andrew Sarris

Hitchcock’s Rereleased Films contains new essays on five of Hitchcock’s most important films, revealing their artistic and cultural achievement and their centrality to understanding our culture.

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Published: March 1991
ISBN: 9780814323267
$29.99

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.

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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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