Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts

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Psychology Press, 2000 - Performing Arts - 528 pages
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This is the essential guide for anyone interested in film. Now in its second edition, the text has been completely revised and expanded to meet the needs of today's students and film enthusiasts. Some 150 key genres, movements, theories and production terms are explained and analyzed with depth and clarity. Entries include:
* auteur theory
* Blaxploitation
* British New Wave
* feminist film theory
* intertextuality
* method acting
* pornography
* Third World Cinema
* Vampire movies.
 

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On page 496, it has been said that the film "In the Name of the Father" was directed by female director Golshifteh Farahani, while the aforesaid film is directed by Ebrahim Hatamikia and Golshifteh Farahani is an actor in the movie! Please be more precise in the research! We'd appreciate that. 

Contents

PREFACE TO THE FIRST EDITION
ix
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
xi
LIST OF KEY CONCEPTS
xiii
BIBLIOGRAPHY
476

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Susan Hayward is Professor of French and lectures in French cinema at the University of Exeter. She is the author of French National Cinema (Routledge, 1993).

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