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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 ...

Homeland

Jeffrey Chown, Ace Henricks, Marilyn Lorch, Bryan Mead

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

HomelandIntroductionHomeland debuted on 2 October 2011 for the Showtime cable network. Alex Gansa and Howard Gordon, who had been producers of Fox Tel...

Hong Kong Cinema

Gina Marchetti, Derek Lam

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-01-15

Hong Kong Cinema Introduction Beginning as a colonial enterprise under British rule and continuing to the present day as a key creative indust...

Horror-Comedy

Rebecca Gordon

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-11-27

Horror-Comedy Introduction Horror-comedy is a generic hybrid that deliberately provokes an emotional shift from terror, suspense, or dread to ...

Hsiao-Hsien, Hou

Richard I. Suchenski

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Hou Hsiao-HsienIntroductionHou Hsiao-hsien is the most important and influential Taiwanese filmmaker, and his sensuous, richly nuanced work is at the ...

Hungarian Cinema

Anikó Imre

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-08-23

Hungarian CinemaIntroductionHungarian cinema’s performance on the world scene has been well out of proportion with the country’s small scale of produc...

Immigration and Cinema

Alex Lykidis

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Immigration and Cinema Introduction Films have appealed to immigrants since the early days of the medium, providing a visual and kinetic form ...

Indigenous Media

Pamela Wilson, Joanna Hearne, Amalia Córdova, Sabra Thorner

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Indigenous MediaIntroductionIndigenous media may be defined as forms of media expression conceptualized, produced, and circulated by indigenous people...

Industrial, Educational, and Instructional Television and Video

Kit Hughes

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2020-02-26

Industrial, Educational, and Instructional Television and VideoIntroductionFor as long as television has been a darling of the commercial entertainmen...

Invasion of the Body Snatchers

Murray Leeder

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-07-24

Invasion of the Body SnatchersIntroductionJack Finney’s novel The Body Snatchers was released in 1955, having been serialized in Collier’s magazine in...

Iranian Cinema

Farshid Kazemi

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

Iranian CinemaIntroductionIranian cinema first came under international attention for its prerevolutionary art cinema known as the Iranian New Wave an...

Irish Cinema

Kevin Rockett

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-08-26

Irish Cinema Introduction Irish cinema occupied a marginal status in world cinema until the double Oscar success in 1990 of the Irish feature

Israeli Cinema

Raz Yosef, Boaz Hagin

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-01-28

Israeli Cinema Introduction Scholarship on Zionist and Israeli cinema is in agreement as to the major periods and movements in this corpus. Du...

It Happened One Night

Linda Mizejewski

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

It Happened One NightIntroductionThe low-budget sleeper It Happened One Night (1934), directed by Frank Capra (b. 1897–d. 1991) was the first film to ...

Italian Americans in Cinema and Media

Jonathan J. Cavallero

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-06-28

Italian Americans in Cinema and MediaIntroductionFrom early crime films about the “black hand” to more recent films and television shows like Green Bo...

Italian Cinema

Peter Bondanella

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-08-29

Italian Cinema Introduction Italian national cinema developed quickly between the last decade of the 19th century and the outbreak of World Wa...

Japanese Cinema

Scott Nygren

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Japanese Cinema Introduction Japanese film became a major area of English-language film study in the 1960s, after the publication of Anderson ...

Jazz Singer, The

Krin Gabbard

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

The Jazz Singer Introduction Although it was not the first film in which actors talked or made noise, The Jazz Singer radically hastened the en...

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