Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts

Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts




von: Susan Hayward

Routledge, 2001

ISBN: 9780203179932

Sprache: Englisch

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Cinema Studies: The Key Concepts

This is the essential guide for anyone interested in film. Now in its second edition, the text has been completely revised and expanded to meet the needs of today’s students and film enthusiasts. Some 150 key genres, movements, theories and production terms are explained and analysed with depth and clarity. Entries include:

• auteur theory
• Black Cinema
• British New Wave
• feminist film theory
• intertextuality
• method acting
• pornography
• Third World Cinema
• War films

A bibliography of essential writings in cinema studies completes an authoritative yet accessible guide to what is at once a fascinating area of study and arguably the greatest art form of modern times.

The author

Susan Hayward is Professor of French Studies at the University of Exeter. She is the author of French National Cinema (Routledge, 1998) and Luc Besson (MUP, 1998).