e-books in Movies category
by Pauline Greenhill, Sidney Eve Matrix - Utah State University Press , 2010
Here, scholars from film, folklore, and cultural studies move discussion beyond the well-known Disney movies to the many other filmic adaptations of fairy tales and to the widespread use of fairy tale tropes, themes, and motifs in cinema.
by Thomas Elsaesser - Amsterdam University Press , 2005
In the face of renewed competition from Hollywood since the early 1980s, independent filmmaking in Europe has begun to re-invent itself. This book presents a broader framework for understanding the forces at work since the 1960s.
by Paul Grainge (ed.) - Manchester University Press , 2003
'Memory and popular film' uses memory as a specific framework for the cultural study of film. Taking Hollywood as its focus, this timely book provides a sustained, interdisciplinary perspective on memory and film from early cinema to the present.
by Thomas Elsaesser et al. - Amsterdam University Press , 2004
Identified with directors such as Sam Peckinpah, Arthur Penn, Hal Ashby or Robert Altman, American cinema of the 1970s is long overdue for this re-evaluation. Many of the films have not only come back from oblivion, they have also become cult films.
by Michael Walker - Amsterdam University Press , 2005
Starting from recurring objects, settings, character-types and events, Michael Walker tracks some forty motifs, themes and clusters across the whole of Hitchcock's oeuvre, including not only all his films but also episodes from his TV series.
by Roland Reiter - Transcript-Verlag , 2015
This book provides the production history and a contextual interpretation of The Beatles' movies (A Hard Day's Night, Help!, Yellow Submarine, Let It Be) and describes their ability to project the group's image at different stages in their career.
by Kevin Kelly - KK.org , 2007
In this book the author offers rave reviews of 150 great true films. He define these non-fiction films as true films -- documentaries, educational films, instructional how-to's, and what the British call factuals -- a non-fiction visual account.
- Wikibooks , 2010
Filmmaking is the process of making a film. The nature of the film determines the size and type of crew required during filmmaking. This manual is intended as a complete guide to filmmaking, the emphasis is on the practical.