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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...

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 ...

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

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