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  • Vom Kinosaal in die Galerie: Formen der Verwandlung der Kinoästhetik in die Kunstästhetik in den Installationen von Shirin Neshatby Alicja Wawryniuk

    Diplomica Verlag 2012; US$ 42.20

    Hauptbeschreibung Thema dieses Buches sind Formen der Verwandlung der Filmästhetik in die Kunstästhetik in den Installationen von Shirin Neshat. Die Untersuchung fängt bei ihren ersten Fotografien der Serie WOMEN OF ALLAH an und reicht bis zu ihrer letzten Installationsreihe WOMEN WITHOUT MEN. Das Kunststück, zuerst fürs Museum geschaffen, war die... more...

  • Running and Clickingby Sabine Schenk

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 119.00

    Running and Clicking examines how Future Narratives push against the confines of their medium: Studying Future Narratives in movies, interactive films, and other electronic media that allow for nodes, this volume demonstrates how the dividing line between film and game is progressively dissolved. Focused on traditional mass media,... more...

  • The Encyclopedia of Vaudevilleby Anthony Slide

    University Press of Mississippi 2012; US$ 70.00

    The Encyclopedia of Vaudeville provides a unique record of what was once America's preeminent form of popular entertainment from the late 1800s through the early 1930s. It includes entries not only on the entertainers themselves, but also on those who worked behind the scenes, the theatres, genres, and historical terms. Entries on individual vaudevillians... more...

  • Digital SLR Video and Filmmaking For Dummiesby John Carucci

    Wiley 2013; US$ 29.99 US$ 23.99

    Step-by-step guide for using your digital SLR to make quality video With digital SLR cameras becoming more and more popular as replacements for standalone video cameras, this book helps photographers become better videographers and shows videographers how to incorporate DSLRs into their work. The book includes an overview of the DSLR video... more...

  • Filming on a Microbudgetby Paul Hardy

    Oldcastle Books 2012; US$ 7.99

    So you want to make a film? It's the only way to get into the film industry. No one's going to let you play with the kind of money it takes to make a feature film until you've already proven yourself by making a great short film. You can do that at film school - if you can afford to go to film school. If you can't, then you're going to have to make... more...

  • Deadline at Dawnby Judith Williamson

    Marion Boyars 1993; US$ 17.49

    Judith Williamson takes herself to the movies, and this book contains the reviews she wrote as film critic for Time Out, City Limits, the radical alternative London weekly listings paper, and the New Statesman. This book contains her journalism, analysis of those times and her career as a journalist in a turbulent  England with fierce labour relations... more...

  • American Cinema of the 1920sby Lucy Fischer; Angela Dalle Vacche; Jennifer Bean; Sumiko Higashi; Michael Aronson; Mark Anderson; Sara Ross; Gwenda Young; Maureen Turim; Marcia Landy; Lucy Fischer

    Rutgers University Press 2009; US$ 26.95

    In ten original essays, American Cinema of the 1920s examines the film industry's continued growth and prosperity while focusing on important themes of the era that witnessed the birth of the star system that supported the meteoric rise and celebrity status of actors including Charlie Chaplin, Mary Pickford, Joan Crawford, Greta Garbo, and Rudolph... more...

  • Eye of the Centuryby Francesco Casetti

    Columbia University Press 2008; US$ 31.99

    Is it true that film in the twentieth century experimented with vision more than any other art form? And what visions did it privilege? In this brilliant book, acclaimed film scholar Francesco Casetti situates the cinematic experience within discourses of twentieth-century modernity. He suggests that film defined a unique gaze, not only because it... more...

  • The Cinema of George A. Romeroby Tony Williams

    Columbia University Press 2012; US$ 15.99

    The Cinema of George A. Romero: Knight of the Living Dead is the first in-depth study in English of the career of this foremost auteur working at the margins of the Hollywood mainstream in the horror genre. In placing Romero's oeuvre in the context of literary naturalism, the book explores the relevance of the director's films within American cultural... more...

  • Fragmentsby Marilyn Monroe

    HarperCollins Canada 2010; US$ 24.99

    Marilyn Monroe?s image is so universal that we can?t help but believe that we know all there is to know of her. Every word and gesture made headlines and garnered controversy. Her serious gifts as an actor were sometimes eclipsed by her notoriety -- and the way the camera fell helplessly in love with her. But what of the other Marilyn? Beyond the... more...