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  • Directory of World Cinema: Iran 2by Parviz Jahed

    Intellect Books Ltd 2017; US$ 56.00

    Working at the intersection of religion and evershifting political, economic, and social environments, Iranian cinema has produced some of the most critically lauded films in the world today. The first volume in the Directory of World Cinema: Iran turned the spotlight on the award-winning cinema of Iran, with particular attention to the major genres... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema Scotlandby Bob Nowlan; Zach Finch

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    Scotland, its people and its history have long been a source of considerable fascination and inspiration for film-makers, film scholars and film audiences worldwide. A significant number of critically acclaimed films made in the last twenty-five years have ignited passionate conversations and debates about Scottish national cinema. Its historical,... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema China 2by Gary Bettinson

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    Since the publication of the first volume of Directory of World Cinema: China, the Chinese film industry has intensified its efforts to make inroads into the American market. The 2012 acquisition of US theatre chain AMC and visual effects house Digital Domain by Chinese firms testifies to the global ambitions of China’s powerhouse film industry. Yet... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema: Australia and New Zealand 2by Ben Goldsmith; Mark David Ryan; Geoff Lealand

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    Building on and bringing up to date the material presented in the first installment of Directory of World Cinema: Australia and New Zealand, this volume continues the exploration of the cinema produced in Australia and New Zealand since the beginning of the twentieth century. Among the additions to this volume are in-depth treatments of the locations... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema Indiaby Adam Bingham

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    Indian cinema teems with a multitude of different voices. The Directory of World Cinema: India provides a broad overview of this rich variety, highlighting distinctions among India’s major cinematic genres and movements while illuminating the field as a whole.This volume’s contributors—many of them leading experts in the fields—approach film in India... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema Russia 2by Birgit Beumers

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    Soviet and Russian film-makers have traditionally had uneasy relationships to the concept of genre. This volume rewrites that history by spotlighting some genres not commonly associated with cinema in the region, including Cold War spy films and science-fiction films, blockbusters and horror films, remakes and adventure films and chernukha films and... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema: American Hollywood 2by Lincoln Geraghty

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    Hollywood continues to reign supreme; from award-winning dramas to multi-million-dollar, special-effects-laden blockbusters, Tinseltown produces the films that audiences around the world go to the cinema to see. While the film industry has dramatically changed over the years – stars have come and gone, studios have risen and fallen, new technologies... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema Britain 2by Neil Mitchell

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    long decription for peicing time more...

  • Directory of World Cinema: Japan 3by John Berra

    Intellect Books Ltd 2015; US$ 32.00

    Back for a second encore following the success of the first two installments, this volume takes as its subject not the genres or movements that constitute the cinema of the Land of the Rising Sun but the filmmakers themselves. Focusing entirely on directors, the contributors here offer over forty essays on key Japanese auteurs, ranging from the Golden... more...

  • Directory of World Cinema Africaby Blandine Stefanson; Sheila Petty

    Intellect Books Ltd 2014; US$ 32.00

    Blandine Stefanson taught French literature and cinema at the University of Adelaide until 2002 and is now researching postcolonial cultures in West Africa and New Caledonia. She contributed book chapters and journal articles on postcolonial literatures and/or cinema in Australian Journal of French Studies, Essays in French Literature, Etudes Francophones,... more...