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- Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2012; Not Available
In medienökonomischen Lehrbüchern findet sich gelegentlich der Verweis auf die Kostenkrankheit der Kulturproduktion. Sehr viel weiter als bis zum Befund, dass diese Kostenkrankheit auch für Medien gilt, reicht es aus medienökonomischer Perspektive nur selten. Regina Schnellmann untersucht das von Baumol und Bowen 1966 beschriebene ?Ökonomische Dilemma... more...
- Columbia University Press 2013; US$ 24.99
The industry's only director-cinematographer-screenwriter-producer-actor-editor, Steven Soderbergh is contemporary Hollywood's most innovative and prolific filmmaker. A Palme d'or and Academy Award-winner, Soderbergh has directed nearly thirty films, including political provocations, digital experiments, esoteric documentaries, global blockbusters,... more...
- Open Court 2013; US$ 19.99
I?m getting something,? says Shawn, assuming a look of intense concentration and pressing his fingertips to the sides of his head. Shawn Spencer uses lies, pretense, and distraction to get at the truth. But can pseudoscience and fakery really be so helpful? And if they can be, is it ethical to employ them? Psych and Philosophy takes an entertaining... more...
- Langaa RPCIG 2010; US$ 19.00
In Black Caps and Red Feathers the reader is taken into Creature?s subconscious on the garbage heap where he is tenant, and where he recounts his multitudinous and gruesome experiences in Traourou?s underground prisons. Ancestral Earth, set within a traditional African background, indicts Akeumbin, the king and custodian of the earth of Allehtendurih,... more...
- McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2013; US$ 55.00
The hand-puppet play starring the characters Punch and Judy was introduced from England and became extremely popular in the U.S. in the 1800s. This book contains the record of what the author has learned about almost 350 American Punch players. And it explores the significance of the 19th-century American show as a reflection of the attitudes and conditions... more...
- Counterpoint 2013; US$ 24.99
We watch what is moving fast from a platform that is also moving fast,? writes Geoffrey O?Brien in the beginning of Stolen Glimpses, Captive Shadows . This collectiongathering the best of a decade?s worth of writing on film by one of our most bracing and imaginative criticsranges freely over the past, present, and future of the movies, from the primal... more...
- Wallstein Verlag 2013; US$ 34.06
Die Filmfestivals von Leipzig und Oberhausen zählen zu den renommiertesten Filmfestivals weltweit. Beide Filmwochen wurden Mitte der 1950er Jahre gegründet und entwickelten sich schnell zu zentralen Kulturveranstaltungen in der Bundesrepublik bzw. in der DDR. Andreas Kötzing untersucht am Beispiel der Westdeutschen Kurzfilmtage und der Leipziger Dokumentar-... more...
- Columbia University Press 2007; US$ 24.99
Cinema?s most successful director is a commercial and cultural force demanding serious consideration. Not just triumphant marketing, this international popularity is partly a function of the movies themselves. Polarised critical attitudes largely overlook this, and evidence either unquestioning adulation or vilification—often vitriolic—for epitomising... more...
- University of California Press 2013; US$ 39.95 US$ 31.96
American Ethnographic Film and Personal Documentary is a critical history of American filmmakers crucial to the development of ethnographic film and personal documentary. The Boston and Cambridge area is notable for nurturing these approaches to documentary film via institutions such as the MIT Film Section and the Film Study Center, the Carpenter... more...