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British Cinema

Amy Sargeant

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

British Cinema Introduction Before the 1960s, much historical and critical writing on British cinema was generated outside of the academy—for i...

Broadcasting, Australian

Jock Given

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-10-25

Australian BroadcastingIntroductionAustralians in major cities were able to listen to radio in the early 1920s soon after similar services began in ot...

Buffy the Vampire Slayer

Rhonda V. Wilcox

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

Buffy the Vampire SlayerIntroductionBuffy the Vampire Slayer is an American television series (1997–2003). Its first incarnation was as a movie (1992)...

Buñuel, Luis

Elizabeth Scarlett

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Luis BuñuelIntroductionLuis Buñuel’s directorial career began with a slit eyeball and ended with an explosion. In between, he became the foremost surr...

Burnett, Charles

Janet K. Cutler

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Charles Burnett Introduction Acclaimed by critics and scholars but virtually unknown to the general public, Charles Burnett is an independent ...

Cameron, James

Bruce Isaacs

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-06-27

James CameronIntroductionJames Cameron (b. 1954) is now widely regarded as one of the most influential filmmakers working within the American studio s...

Campion, Jane

Alistair Fox

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Jane CampionIntroductionSince Jane Campion (b. 1954) was first recognized as a filmmaker of exceptional talent, with the screening of her early short ...

Canadian Cinema

Alanna Thain

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Canadian Cinema Introduction Canadian cinema began with the June 1896 screenings of the Lumière Cinematograph in Montreal. Early cinema was mar...

Capra, Frank

James Chandler

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-09-29

Frank Capra Introduction Already in 1938—before Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Meet John Doe, the Why We Fight films, and It’s a Wonderful ...

Carpenter, John

Ian Conrich

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2019-04-24

John CarpenterIntroductionJohn Carpenter (b. 1948) belongs to a group of celebrated neo-horror (or new wave horror) filmmakers who are associated with...

Casablanca

Peter Lev

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

CasablancaIntroductionCasablanca was a critical and popular success when it was released in 1942–1943, and many decades later it is still loved and re...

Cassavetes, John

James O'Brien

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-01-21

John CassavetesIntroductionJohn Cassavetes (b. 1929–d. 1989) was an American actor and filmmaker who wrote, directed, and acted in a catalogue of inde...

Cavell, Stanley

William Rothman

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Stanley Cavell Introduction Spanning his career, Cavell’s writings about film reflect, and are reflected in, the emergence and thematic develo...

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...

Chan, Jackie

Gina Marchetti

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Jackie Chan Introduction Many popular books and fan guides on Jackie Chan (b. 1954) exist; however, most of the film-studies scholarship on Chan...

Chaplin, Charles

Donna Kornhaber

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-07-28

Charles Chaplin Introduction Charles Chaplin (b. 1889–d. 1977), better known as Charlie Chaplin, was one of the greatest film stars of the 20t...

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...

Chinese Cinema

Yingjin Zhang

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Chinese Cinema Introduction Chinese cinema in this bibliography covers Chinese-language cinema, including films in Mandarin, Cantonese, and Tai...

Cinecittà Studios

Pierluigi Erbaggio

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Cinecittà StudiosIntroductionHistorically, the Cinecittà Studios, commonly referred to as Cinecittà (“Cinema City”), have been considered the most imp...

Cinema and Media Industries, Creative Labor in

Michael Curtin, Kevin Sanson, John Vanderhoef

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-04-28

Creative Labor in Cinema and Media IndustriesIntroductionThe rapidly burgeoning popularity of cinema at the beginning of the 20th century favored indu...

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