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Eastern European Television

Anikó Imre

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2020-03-25

Eastern European TelevisionIntroductionThe field of television studies has given us a rich tapestry of the history and theory of the dominant commerci...

Eastwood, Clint

Dennis Bingham

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Clint EastwoodIntroductionClint Eastwood (b. 31 May 1930–), a dominant figure in cinema for more than five decades, has enjoyed three exceptional care...

Ecocinema

Kiu-wai Chu

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-03-30

EcocinemaIntroductionThis article introduces recent English scholarship in the expanding field of ecocinema studies. Often seen as a sub-branch of eco...

Eisenstein, Sergei

Masha Salazkina, Katarina Mihailovic

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Sergei Eisenstein Introduction Sergei Eisenstein (Sergei Mikhailovich Eizenshtein, b. Riga, Latvia, 1898–d. Moscow, 1948) remains one of the m...

Epic Film

John Trafton

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Epic FilmIntroductionThroughout film history, epic films have played an important role in expanding the aesthetic and narrative potentials of film and...

Essay Film

Yelizaveta Moss

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-10-27

Essay FilmIntroductionThe term “essay film” has become increasingly used in film criticism to describe a self-reflective and self-referential document...

Ethnographic Film

Pamela Wilson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Ethnographic Film Introduction The relationship between visual media and anthropology has a long history growing out of the imperializing impu...

European Television

Andreas Fickers

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

European Television Introduction European television has a double connotation: it characterizes both the history and current existence of mult...

Exhibition and Distribution

Gregory Waller

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Exhibition and Distribution Introduction The operation of movie theaters, the dangers and appeals of the social experience of moviegoing, the ...

Exploitation Film

Ernest Mathijs

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Exploitation Film Introduction Exploitation film is a type of cinema, often cheaply produced, that is designed to create a fast profit by refe...

Fairbanks, Douglas

Tracey Goessel

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-08-30

Douglas FairbanksIntroductionDouglas Fairbanks (b. 1883–d. 1939) is primarily remembered today for his swashbuckling films of the 1920s, and, less oft...

Fan Studies

Henry Jenkins

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Fan Studies Introduction Fan studies is a field of scholarly research focused on media fans and fan cultures. Fans might be broadly defined as...

Fantasy

David Butler

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-08-31

FantasyIntroductionFantasy films can be traced to the early years of film history and Georges Méliès, cinema’s first great fantasist, in particular. M...

Fellini, Federico

Peter Bondanella

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-05-23

Federico FelliniIntroductionFederico Fellini (20 January 1920–31 October 1993) was not only the most famous Italian director of the 20th century, but ...

Festivals

Marijke de Valck, Skadi Loist

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Festivals Introduction Film festivals are a ubiquitous phenomenon. Estimates vary between five hundred and three thousand film festivals takin...

Film Aesthetics

Matthew Noble-Olson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-09-28

Film AestheticsIntroductionAny consideration of aesthetics poses difficulties because of the ways the term has been used to designate particular objec...

Film and Literature

Lucy Fischer

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Film and LiteratureIntroductionIn general, when scholars have considered the question of literature and film, they have conceived it in a rather narro...

Film Guilds and Unions

Kate Fortmueller

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2021-10-27

Film Guilds and UnionsIntroductionFilm guilds and unions engage in collective bargaining on behalf of media workers in the United States and around th...

Film Noir

William Luhr

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Film Noir Introduction Film noir emerged out of a nexus of American sociopolitical crises, including the Great Depression, World War II, and th...

Film Preservation and Restoration

Matthew Stoddard

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-09-25

Film Preservation and RestorationIntroductionAlthough their definitions continue to be debated, “film preservation” generally refers to the practices ...

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