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Kracauer, Siegfried

Johannes von Moltke

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Siegfried Kracauer Introduction Siegfried Kracauer (b. 1889–d. 1960) was one of the preeminent film theorists and cultural critics of the 20th...

Children in Film

Ian Wojcik Andrews

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Children in Film Introduction The child in film is a multifaceted, wide-ranging topic that considers historical, ideological, pedagogical, and...

Dance and Film

Sangita Shresthova

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Dance and Film Introduction The aesthetic, temporal, and interactive intersections of dance, film, and most recently new media cut across avan...

Censorship

Lee Grieveson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Censorship Introduction All social orders make decisions about what facts, ideas, and representations can safely appear in public. Liberal poli...

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...

Altman, Robert

Robert T. Self

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Robert Altman Introduction Robert Altman (b. 1925–d. 2006) had a directing career that stretched over fifty years, from the end of World War II...

Ray, Nicholas

Steven Rybin, Will Scheibel

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Nicholas Ray Introduction Nicholas Ray (1911–1979), the director of Rebel Without a Cause, Johnny Guitar, In a Lonely Place, and other Hollywo...

Whiteness

Daniel Bernardi, Michael Green

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Whiteness Introduction Notions of whiteness as race and ethnicity have existed in intellectual and political discourses since at least the sta...

Color

Brian Price

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Color Introduction The history and theory of film has, from the very beginning, been characterized by subfields devoted to major stylistic ele...

Documentary Film

Zoë Druick

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Documentary Film Introduction Since the 1990s, there has been a veritable explosion of documentary films and digital media productions accompa...

Citizen Kane

Catherine L. Benamou

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Citizen Kane Introduction Citizen Kane (directed, produced, and co-written by Orson Welles, Mercury Productions/RKO Radio Pictures, 1941) is un...

Cuban Cinema

Ruth Goldberg

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Cuban Cinema Introduction The Cuban viewing public developed a healthy appetite for cinema during the first half of the twentieth century, but ...

Astaire, Fred and Rogers, Ginger

Adrienne L. McLean

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

Fred Astaire and Ginger Rogers Introduction Fred Astaire (1899–1987) and Ginger Rogers (1911–1995) would likely have become movie stars on the...

Brakhage, Stan

David Sterritt

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Stan Brakhage Introduction Stan Brakhage (b. 1933–d. 2003) is widely considered to have been the most innovative and prolific avant-garde film...

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...

Stardom

Elena D’Amelio

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Stardom Introduction Although fascination with the film star dates back as far as Béla Balázs’s The Visible Man (1924), the study of stars and...

Comedy, Film

Lucy Fischer

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-09-30

Film Comedy Introduction Film comedy is a ubiquitous form of cinema, present from the medium’s earliest days with little “mischief joke” movie...

Race and Cinema

Diane Negra, Zélie Asava

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Race and Cinema Introduction Because of the influence that American cinema has had on ideas of race globally, both as film representations...

Romantic Comedy, American

Leger Grindon

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-07-24

American Romantic Comedy Introduction Romantic comedies, from classics such as Trouble in Paradise (1932) to 21st-century hits like Knocked Up

Von Stroheim, Erich

Fanny Lignon

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Erich Von Stroheim Introduction Austrian-born Erich von Stroheim (b. 1885–d. 1957) is one of the greatest directors of the American silent mov...

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