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Garbo, Greta

Philip Hallman

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-03-30

Greta Garbo Introduction Greta Garbo (b. 1905–d. 1990) is arguably the most famous female movie star Hollywood produced during the late silent...

Garland, Judy

Matthew Tinkcom

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-05-24

Judy GarlandIntroductionJudy Garland (10 June 1922–22 June 1969) was the performance name of the singer, dancer, actress and public figure born France...

German Cinema

Caryl Flinn

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

German Cinema Introduction German film has had a uniquely prolific and diverse history. Its output ranges from experimental efforts during the ...

Gilliam, Terry

Hilary Donatini

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2021-08-25

Terry GilliamIntroductionWith a directorial career spanning over forty years, Terry Gilliam (b. 1940) remains rooted in the sensibilities of his early...

Global Television Industry

Denise Bielby, Kristen Bryant

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Global Television IndustryIntroductionTelevision was introduced as an experimental technology in the 1920s and 1930s in Europe, Asia, the former Sovie...

Godard, Jean-Luc

Douglas Morrey

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

Jean-Luc GodardIntroductionFew filmmakers have attracted as much academic and critical writing as Jean-Luc Godard. Perhaps only Alfred Hitchcock is co...

Godfather Trilogy, The

Fran Mason

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-03-31

The Godfather TrilogyIntroductionThe Godfather Trilogy forms an important body of work in American cinema, not only because the films, particularly Pa...

Godzilla

Kathryn Page-Lippsmeyer

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

GodzillaIntroductionThe 1954 Godzilla (Gojira) is a landmark monster film, and the film franchise has made the monster Godzilla one of the most global...

Greek Cinema

Dan Georgakas

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Greek CinemaIntroductionGreek film studies have followed in the wake of the erratic history of Greek cinema. From 1900 through the end of World War II...

Griffith, D.W.

Russell Merritt

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

D. W. Griffith Introduction David Wark Griffith (b. 1875–d. 1948) continues to generate a broad range of critical reaction. Although acknowledg...

Hammett, Dashiell

Nicolas Pillai

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Dashiell HammettIntroductionDashiell Hammett (b. 27 May 1894–d. 10 January 1961) may lay claim to having invented the modern “hard-boiled” American cr...

Hawks, Howard

Michael J. Anderson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Howard Hawks Introduction Critical and scholarly writing on Howard Hawks (b. 1896–d. 1977) has oscillated historically between moments of compa...

Haynes, Todd

Ruth Goldberg

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Todd Haynes Introduction Born in Los Angeles, California, on 2 January 1961, Todd Haynes is one of America’s most important and original indepe...

Hepburn, Katharine

Steven Rybin

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

Katharine HepburnIntroductionIt is certainly possible to imagine as strong a person as Katharine Hepburn (b. 1907–d. 2003) existing without the Classi...

Herrmann, Bernard

Joan Titus

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2021-06-23

Bernard HerrmannIntroductionBernard Herrmann (b. 1911–d. 1975) was a prolific American composer and conductor, known primarily for his work in film. H...

Herzog, Werner

Brad Prager

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-10-28

Werner HerzogIntroductionWerner Herzog was born in Munich in 1942. Before the end of World War II Herzog’s family moved to Sachrang, a small town in B...

Hindi Cinema, Popular

Gohar Siddiqui

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-11-30

Popular Hindi Cinema Introduction Popular Hindi cinema enjoys mass appeal in a multilingual and multicultural country such as India. It also h...

Hitchcock, Alfred

Sidney Gottlieb

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Alfred Hitchcock Introduction Alfred Hitchcock (b. 1899–d. 1980) is unquestionably one of the most well-known and important filmmakers to date....

Hollywood Studios

Peter Lev

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-06-30

Hollywood StudiosIntroduction“Studio” and “Hollywood” are interestingly complex terms. “Studio” originally meant a room with abundant natural light. T...

Holocaust Cinema

Olga Gershenson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-05-24

Holocaust CinemaIntroductionThe study of Holocaust representation in cinema is located at the intersection of film studies and Holocaust studies. The ...

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