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  • Paris in the Cinemaby Alastair Phillips; Ginette Vincendeau

    British Film Institute 2018; US$ 36.68

    Paris is the most iconic and frequently painted, photographed and filmed city in the world. Paris in the Cinema: Beyond the Flâneur offers a new approach to the representation of Paris on screen. Bringing together a wide range of renowned French and Anglophone specialists in film, history, architecture and literature, Alastair Phillips and Ginette... more...

  • Japanese Cinema Between Framesby Laura Lee

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 97.84

    This book explores the rich complexity of Japan’s film history by tracing how cinema has been continually reshaped through its dynamic engagement within a shifting media ecology. Focusing on techniques that draw attention to the interval between frames on the filmstrip, something that is generally obscured in narrative film, Lee uncovers a chief mechanism... more...

  • Digital Media and Documentaryby Adrian Miles

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 52.58

    This collection of essays by Australian based practitioner–theorists brings together new research on interactive documentary making. The chapters explore how documentary theory and practice is influenced by digitisation, mobile phones, and new internet platforms. The contributors highlight the questions raised for documentary makers and scholars as... more...

  • Post-Unification Turkish German Cinemaby Gozde Naiboglu

    Springer International Publishing 2018; US$ 97.84

    This book offers a post-representational approach to a range of fiction and non-fiction films that deal with labour migration from Turkey to Germany. Engaging with materialist philosophies of process, it offers analyses of films by Thomas Arslan, Christian Petzold, Aysun Bademsoy, Seyhan Derin, Harun Farocki, Yüksel Yavuz and Feo Aladag. Shifting... more...

  • Representing Education in Filmby David Resnick

    Palgrave Macmillan US 2018; US$ 87.35

    This book presents an incisive analysis of how fundamental issues in education are portrayed in film. Focusing on recent films, the author draws on a wide range of educational thinkers and fields of research to examine issues not discussed before. Resnick challenges our assumptions and enriches our general knowledge on critical issues like funding... more...

  • Australian Film Theory and Criticism Vol 3by Deane Williams; Constantine Verevis

    Intellect Books Ltd 2018; US$ 84.00

    The third part of a three-volume work devoted to mapping the transnational history of Australian film studies, Australian Film Theory and Criticism, Volume 3 concludes the project by gathering together the 'Documents' that were produced during the academicisation of film studies in Australia in the period 1975-85. Through these sources we see the development... more...

  • Local Movie Supply in the German Motion Picture Industryby Florian Kumb

    Springer Fachmedien Wiesbaden 2017; US$ 61.14

    Florian Kumb provides a comprehensive review of the current state of the international literature on the motion picture industry and then applies a mix of appropriate quantitative and qualitative research methods in three empirical studies. He enters uncharted research territory examining the effects that major film characteristics cause in the post-theatrical... more...

  • Domestic Imaginariesby Bex Harper; Hollie Price

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 97.84

    This book examines representations of home in literary and visual cultures in the 20th and 21st centuries. The collection brings together scholars working on literature, film, and photography with the aim of showcasing new research in a burgeoning field focusing on representations of domesticity. The chapters span a diverse range of contexts from... more...

  • Screen Production Researchby Craig Batty; Susan Kerrigan

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 36.68

    Aimed at students and educators across all levels of Higher Education, this agenda-setting book defines what screen production research is and looks like—and by doing so celebrates creative practice as an important pursuit in the contemporary academic landscape. Drawing on the work of international experts as well as case studies from a range of forms... more...

  • Musical Modernism and German Cinema from 1913 to 1933by Francesco Finocchiaro

    Springer International Publishing 2017; US$ 97.84

    This book investigates the relationship between musical Modernism and German cinema. It paves the way for anunorthodox path of research, one which has been little explored up until now. The main figures of musical Modernism, from Alban Berg to Paul Hindemith, and from Richard Strauss to Kurt Weill, actually had a significant relationship with cinema.... more...