all ebooks in category: Movies & Video Genres (16)

Cinema Alchemist: Designing Star Wars and Alien (Repost)
English | 2016 | pages: 240 | ISBN: 1783299002 | EPUB | 1,0 mb

For the first time, Oscar-winning production designer and director Roger Christian reveals his life story, from his earliest work in the British film industry to …

All About All About Eve
English | EPUB | 0.3 MB

To millions of fans, All About Eve represents all that's witty and wonderful in classic Hollywood movies. Its old-fashioned, larger-than-life stars–including Bette Davis, Marilyn Monroe, …

Hollywood vs. the Author
English | November 13, 2018 | ISBN: 1945572868 | EPUB | 280 pages | 3.2 MB

It’s no secret that authors have a love-hate relationship with Hollywood. The oft-repeated cliché that “the book was better than the movie” holds true for …

Horror Film: A Critical Introduction
English | ISBN: 1501314424, 1501314432 | 288 pages | EPUB | January 25, 2018 | 4.45 Mb

Throughout the history of cinema, horror has proven to be a genre of consistent popularity, which adapts to different cultural contexts while retaining a recognizable …

Screening the Unwatchable: Spaces of Negation in Post-Millennial Art Cinema (Repost)
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0230248942 | PDF | pages: 224 | 13.8 mb

Tracing the rise of extreme art cinema across films from Lars von Trier's The Idiots to Michael Haneke's Caché, Asbjørn Grønstad revives the debate about …

The Film Appreciation Book: The Film Course You Always Wanted to Take
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1621534359 | 288 pages | EPUB | 7,5 MB

This is a book for cinephiles, pure and simple. Author and filmmaker, Jim Piper, shares his vast knowledge of film and analyzes the most striking …

Nobody Expects the Spanish Inquisition: Cultural Contexts in Monty Python
English | 2014 | ISBN: 1442237368 | 168 pages | EPUB | 0,9 MB

Monty Python’s Flying Circus was one of the most important and influential cultural phenomena of the 1970s. The British program was followed by albums, stage …

Classic French Noir: Gender and the Cinema of Fatal Desire
2018 | ISBN: 1784539716 | English | 272 pages | EPUB | 3 MB

French film noir has long been seen as a phenomenon distinct from its Hollywood counterpart. This book - an innovative departure from conventional noir scholarship …

Frame by Frame: A Materialist Aesthetics of Animated Cartoons
English | ISBN: 0520303628 | 2019 | 256 pages | PDF | 11 MB

At publication date, a free ebook version of this title will be available through Luminos, University of California Press's Open Access publishing program. Visit www.luminosoa.org …

Where Truth Lies: Digital Culture and Documentary Media after 9/11
English | ISBN: 0520300939 | 2019 | 248 pages | PDF | 16 MB

A free open access ebook is available upon publication. Learn more at www.luminosoa.org . This boldly original book traces the evolution of documentary film and …