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Film Theory and Criticism, Science Fiction

Ritch Calvin

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2014-05-29

Science Fiction Film Theory and Criticism Introduction Defining science fiction is a difficult task. The origins of the term reside in the sci...

Film Theory Before 1945

Malcolm Turvey

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2013-10-29

Film Theory Before 1945 Introduction Film theory, defined broadly as any reflection on the nature and functions of cinema, appeared soon after...

Film Theory, Psychoanalytic

Todd McGowan

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

Psychoanalytic Film Theory Introduction Psychoanalytic film theory occurred in two distinct waves. The first, beginning in the late 1960s and e...

Film, Historical

John Trafton

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2016-02-25

Historical FilmIntroductionFrom the advent of cinema to the present day, history has been brought to life on screen in many striking ways that have ad...

Finance Film, The

Constantin Parvulescu

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2018-08-28

The Finance FilmIntroductionCinematic representation of finance, financiers and financialization goes back to the early days of cinema in both Europe ...

Ford, John

Ross Schnioffsky, Richard Thompson

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2015-10-26

John Ford Introduction John Ford’s film career began with the earliest days of Hollywood silent filmmaking c. 1914 and continued until 1968, s...

French Cinema

Ginette Vincendeau

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2011-10-28

French CinemaIntroductionAs befits the country of the cinema’s official “birth,” France boasts a long tradition of writing on film. In the 1920s, avan...

Game of Thrones

Jeffrey Chown, Kate Mead

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-10-25

Game of ThronesIntroductionHit television shows over the last twenty years have inspired impressive amounts of academic inquiry, particularly The Sopr...

Gance, Abel

Paul Cuff

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2017-04-27

Abel GanceIntroductionAlthough Abel Gance (1889–1981) is now recognized as a major figure of early cinema, he often struggled to find acceptance of hi...

Gangster Films

Fran Mason

Subject: Cinema and Media Studies »

Date Added: 2012-12-19

Gangster Films Introduction The study of gangster films extends back to the 1970s when the development of film studies as an academic discipli...

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...

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