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Gangster Films

Fran Mason

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Gangster Films Introduction The study of gangster films extends back to the 1970s when the development of film studies as an academic discipli...

Garbo, Greta

Philip Hallman

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Greta Garbo Introduction Greta Garbo (b. 1905–d. 1990) is arguably the most famous female movie star Hollywood produced during the late silent...

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Queer, and Transgendered (GLBQT) Cinema

Niall Richardson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Queer, and Transgendered (GLBQT) Cinema Introduction Mainstream cinema’s dominant subject has always been heterosexuali...

German Cinema

Caryl Flinn

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

German Cinema Introduction German film has had a uniquely prolific and diverse history. Its output ranges from experimental efforts during the ...

Global Television Industry

Denise Bielby, Kristen Bryant

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Global Television Industry Introduction Television was introduced as an experimental technology in the 1920s and 1930s in Europe, Asia, the former Sovie...

Godard, Jean-Luc

Douglas Morrey

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Jean-Luc Godard Introduction Few filmmakers have attracted as much academic and critical writing as Jean-Luc Godard. Perhaps only Alfred Hitchcock is co...

Godfather Trilogy, The

Fran Mason

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

The Godfather Trilogy Introduction The Godfather Trilogy forms an important body of work in American cinema, not only because the films, particularly Pa...

Greek Cinema

Dan Georgakas

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Greek Cinema Introduction Greek film studies have followed in the wake of the erratic history of Greek cinema. From 1900 through the end of Wor...

Griffith, D.W.

Russell Merritt

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

D. W. Griffith Introduction David Wark Griffith (b. 1875–d. 1948) continues to generate a broad range of critical reaction. Although acknowledg...

Hawks, Howard

Michael J. Anderson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Howard Hawks Introduction Critical and scholarly writing on Howard Hawks (b. 1896–d. 1977) has oscillated historically between moments of compa...

Haynes, Todd

Ruth Goldberg

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Todd Haynes Introduction Born in Los Angeles, California, on 2 January 1961, Todd Haynes is one of America’s most important and original indepe...

Herzog, Werner

Brad Prager

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Werner Herzog Introduction Werner Herzog was born in Munich in 1942. Before the end of World War II Herzog’s family moved to Sachrang, a small...

Hindi Cinema, Popular

Gohar Siddiqui

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-11-30

Popular Hindi Cinema Introduction Popular Hindi cinema enjoys mass appeal in a multilingual and multicultural country such as India. It also h...

Hitchcock, Alfred

Sidney Gottlieb

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Alfred Hitchcock Introduction Alfred Hitchcock (b. 1899–d. 1980) is unquestionably one of the most well-known and important filmmakers to date....

Hollywood Studios

Peter Lev

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Hollywood Studios Introduction “Studio” and “Hollywood” are interestingly complex terms. “Studio” originally meant a room with abundant natura...

Hong Kong Cinema

Gina Marchetti, Derek Lam

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Hong Kong Cinema Introduction Beginning as a colonial enterprise under British rule and continuing to the present day as a key creative indust...

Horror-Comedy

Rebecca Gordon

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Horror-Comedy Introduction Horror-comedy is a generic hybrid that deliberately provokes an emotional shift from terror, suspense, or dread to ...

Immigration and Cinema

Alex Lykidis

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Immigration and Cinema Introduction Films have appealed to immigrants since the early days of the medium, providing a visual and kinetic form ...

Indigenous Media

Pamela Wilson, Joanna Hearne, Amalia Córdova, Sabra Thorner

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Indigenous Media Introduction Indigenous media may be defined as forms of media expression conceptualized, produced, and circulated by indigen...

Irish Cinema

Kevin Rockett

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Irish Cinema Introduction Irish cinema occupied a marginal status in world cinema until the double Oscar success in 1990 of the Irish feature

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