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  • Writing Diverse Characters For Fiction, TV or Filmby Lucy V. Hay

    Oldcastle Books 2017; US$ 15.99

    We're living in a time of unprecedented diversity in produced media content, with more characters appearing who are Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME), Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT), disabled, or from other religions or classes. What's more, these characters are increasingly appearing in genre pieces, accessible to the mainstream,... more...

  • The Power and the Storyby John Lloyd

    Atlantic Books 2017; US$ 15.99

    In this sweeping global survey, one of Britain's most distinguished journalists and media commentators analyses for the first time the state of journalism worldwide as it enters the post-truth age. From the decline of the newspaper in the West and the simultaneous threats posed by fake news and President Trump, to the part that Facebook and Twitter... more...

  • Shakespeare, Bakhtin, and Filmby Keith Harrison

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 106.28

    This book explores how Bakhtin’s ideas can illuminate the compelling but uneasy fusion of Shakespeare and cinema. With a wide variety of tones, languages, cultural orientations, and thematic concerns, film directors have updated, translated, transposed, fragmented, parodied, and geographically re-situated Shakespeare. Keith Harrison illustrates... more...

  • Anatomy of the Superhero Filmby Larrie Dudenhoeffer

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 106.28

    This book addresses what a superhero body can do by developing several “x-rays” of the superbody’s sensoria, anatomic structures, internal systems, cellular organizations, and orthotic, chemical, or technological enhancements. In short, these x-rays offer what we might describe as a metamorpho-physiological approach to the superheroes in feature... more...

  • Writing the Short Filmby Patricia Cooper; Ken Dancyger

    Taylor and Francis 2017; US$ 39.95

    The short film is a unique narrative art form that, while lending itself to experimentation, requires tremendous discipline in following traditional filmic considerations. This book takes the student and novice screenwriter through the storytelling process- from conception, to visualization, to dramatization, to characterization and dialogue- and teaches... more...

  • Social Media Strategyby Phillip G. Clampitt

    SAGE Publications 2017; US$ 47.00

    Social Media Strategy: Tools for Professionals and Organizations , by Phillip G. Clampitt, shows professionals and organizations how to use social media more effectively and strategically. With a focus on what makes social media unique among communication platforms, this book offers practical guidance on creating, implementing, and evaluating... more...

  • Beijing Film Academy Yearbook 2016by Journal of the Beijing Film Academy Journal of the Beijing Film Academy

    Intellect Books Ltd 2017; US$ 172.35

    The Beijing Film Academy Yearbook is a collection of specially selected articles chosen from issues of the Journal of Beijing Film Academy. This volume collates articles published in the journal throughout 2016, and are translated for an English-speaking readership. Due to the increased academic focus on Chinese cinema, the Beijing Film Academy Yearbook... more...

  • Localising Hollywoodby Courtney Brannon Donoghue

    British Film Institute 2017; US$ 35.45

    Hollywood has a complex relationship with local markets around the world. This critical yet accessible overview of Hollywood’s local presence investigates the dynamic between the studios’ film entertainment divisions and individual media markets – exploring how their position, partnerships and practices function in an era characterised by globalisation,... more...

  • Children's Reading of Film and Visual Literacy in the Primary Curriculumby Jeannie Hill Bulman

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 94.55

    This book draws on a longitudinal study which highlights the beneficial impact of film in the primary curriculum. It provides detailed accounts of both the reading process as understood within the field of literacy education, and of film theory as it relates to issues such as narration, genre and audience. The book focuses on a small cohort of children... more...

  • Hollywood Soundscapesby Helen Hanson

    British Film Institute 2017; US$ 29.54

    The technical crafts of sound in classical Hollywood cinema have, until recently, remained largely ‘unsung’ by histories of the studio era. Yet film sound – voice, music and sound effects – is a crucial aspect of film style and has been key to engaging and holding audiences since the transition to sound by Hollywood’s major studios in 1929. This innovative... more...