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Latina/o Americans in Film and Television

Mary Beltrán

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-08-26

Latina/O Americans in Film and Television Introduction Latino Americans, also termed Hispanics, as individuals with ancestry in the US Southwe...

Lee, Spike

Paula J. Massood

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Spike Lee Introduction Spike Lee burst onto the national and international film scenes in 1986, when his first feature, She’s Gotta Have It, wa...

Lord of the Rings Trilogy, The

Kristin Thompson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-13

The Lord of the Rings Trilogy Introduction The Lord of the Rings is one of the most successful and influential films ever made. Its three parts...

Lynch, David

Richard Martin

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-11-25

David Lynch Introduction David Lynch (b. 1946) is among the most significant filmmakers alive today, with a cultural influence stretching far ...

Marker, Chris

Steven Jacobs, Sofie Verdoodt

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Chris Marker Introduction Chris Marker is a pseudonym of Christian François Bouche-Villeneuve (b. 1921, Neuilly-sur-Seine, France–d. 2012, Par...

Masculinity in Film

Mark Gallagher

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Masculinity in Film Introduction In film studies as in other disciplines and in cultures at large, masculinity remains a contested category, t...

Melodrama

Linda Williams

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Melodrama Introduction Melodrama is a chameleon. The history of its use as a term shows it to be one of the most unstable in the Anglo-American...

Memory and the Flashback in Cinema

Russell Kilbourn

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-07-24

Memory and the Flashback in Cinema ...

Micheaux, Oscar

J. Ronald Green

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Oscar Micheaux Introduction Oscar Micheaux is the most prolific African American filmmaker in history, producing, between 1919 and 1948, about ...

Minnelli, Vincente

Daniel Callahan

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-01-30

Vincente Minnelli Introduction Vincente Minnelli (b. 1903–d. 1986) was the great dreamer of the American cinema, a director who lavished his i...

Music and Cinema, Classical Hollywood

David Neumeyer

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Music and Cinema, Classical Hollywood Introduction Commercial film production in the United States developed rapidly after World War I. Theate...

Music and Cinema, Global Practices

Kathryn Kalinak

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Music and Cinema, Global Practices Introduction Film music has always been a global phenomenon, but until recently scholarship on film music ha...

Music Video

William Straw

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-10-25

Music Video Introduction Music video emerged as the object of academic writing shortly after the introduction in the United States of MTV (Mus...

Musicals

Steven Cohan

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Musicals Introduction The film musical is usually identified almost exclusively with Hollywood, specifically those lavish star-filled films mad...

Narrative

Donald F. Larsson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Narrative Introduction Narrative is often simply equated with story, a sequence of causally linked events with a beginning, a middle, and an e...

Native Americans

Pamela Wilson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Native Americans Introduction What role have fictionalized American “Indians”—and real, living, breathing Native Americans—played in America’s...

New Media Art

James J. Hodge, Jacob Gaboury

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

New Media Art Introduction New media art is a relatively young discipline, though the objects and practices it describes reach back over half ...

New Media Policy

Danny Kimball

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-07-30

New Media Policy Introduction Understanding the changing contours of media studies in the early 21st century means looking at new media. And u...

New Zealand Cinema

Alistair Fox

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

New Zealand Cinema Introduction New Zealand cinema, despite the relatively small number of feature films produced, has received much internati...

Ophuls, Max

Alan Williams

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Max Ophuls Introduction Max Ophuls is widely considered one of the great directors of “classical” cinema, but his greatness is rather particul...