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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...

Orphan Films

Dan Streible

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Orphan Films Introduction Although of unknown vernacular origin, the term “orphan film” emerged in the 1990s within discussions among archivis...

Pasolini, Pier Paolo

Tijana Mamula

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Pier Paolo Pasolini Introduction Pier Paolo Pasolini (b. 1922–d. 1975) was one of the most important and innovative figures in postwar Italian...

Passion of Joan of Arc, The

Robin Blaetz

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-07-28

The Passion of Joan of Arc Introduction There are few films in the history of the medium with as stellar a reputation and complex a history as...

Pedagogy

Paul McEwan

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Pedagogy Introduction Film pedagogy is an underdeveloped field of study. While there are a wide range of books and resources available for tea...

Philosophy and Film

Carl Plantinga

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Philosophy and Film Introduction Although the philosophy of film dates as far back as Harvard professor Hugo Münsterberg’s 1916 The Photoplay: ...

Pickford, Mary

Christel Schmidt

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-10

Mary Pickford Introduction Mary Pickford (b. 1892–d. 1979) was Hollywood’s first great movie star and one of silent film’s most influential fi...

Poems, Novels, and Plays About Film

Laurence Goldstein

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-11-21

Poems, Novels, and Plays about Film Introduction From the beginnings of film technology in the last decade of the 19th century, creative writers have co...

Poitier, Sidney

Arthur Knight

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Sidney Poitier Introduction Sidney Poitier (b. 1927) was the first African American to be, inarguably, a movie star and, beyond that, an “institution” o...

Polanski, Roman

Elzbieta Ostrowska

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Roman Polanski Introduction Roman Polanski’s persona is as contradictory as his films. A Holocaust survivor, he started his cinematic career i...

Polish Cinema

Elzbieta Ostrowska

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Polish Cinema Introduction Poland’s turbulent history in the 20th century has been the most significant factor affecting the development of ve...

Politics, Hollywood and

Kathryn Cramer Brownell

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-04-28

Hollywood and Politics Introduction Scholars in history and cinema and media studies have explored various aspects of the relationship between...

Pop, Blues, and Jazz in Film

Michael Jarrett

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Pop, Blues, and Jazz in Film Introduction Let “pop” equal vernacular music that followed in the wake of Elvis Presley. Let “jazz” equal a broa...

Pornography

Damon Young

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Pornography Introduction Although not often included in standard histories of cinema, moving-image pornography has existed for as long as cine...

Prime Time Drama

Amanda Lotz

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Prime-Time Drama Introduction The category of prime-time drama varies based on content forms popular around the globe. The term “prime-time” d...

Psycho

Robert Kolker

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Psycho Introduction Psycho (1960) is an endlessly intriguing film. At the height of his powers and having made his greatest film, Vertigo, two...

Psychoanalytic Film Theory

Todd McGowan

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Psychoanalytic Film Theory Introduction Psychoanalytic film theory occurred in two distinct waves. The first, beginning in the late 1960s and e...

Queer Theory

Maria Pramaggiore

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Queer Theory Introduction Queer Theory emerged from departments of literature, film, rhetoric, and critical studies in universities in the Uni...

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