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From Iran to Hollywood and Some Places In-between
Language: en
Pages: 235
Authors: Christopher Gow
Categories: Motion pictures
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011 - Publisher:

The New Iranian Cinema has had a fascinating success story in world cinema and critics have hailed Iranian films as alternatives to the homogenising global influence of mainstream Hollywood cinema. Drawing on seminal ideas of 'art cinema', Christopher Gow examines how the success of this cinema and the films of
Women in the Cinemas of Iran and Turkey
Language: en
Pages: 400
Authors: Gonul Donmez-Colin
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-08-05 - Publisher: Routledge

This volume compares the cinemas of Iran and Turkey in terms of the presence and absence of women on both sides of the camera. From a critical point of view, it provides detailed readings of works by both male and female film-makers, emphasising issues facing women's film-making. Presenting an overview
Iranian Cosmopolitanism
Language: en
Pages: 318
Authors: Golbarg Rekabtalaei
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-17 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

A unique look at how cinema shaped the cosmopolitan society in Tehran through cultural exchanges between Iran and the world.
Positioning Art Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 344
Authors: Geoff King
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-01-24 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Art cinema occupies a space in the film landscape that is accorded a particular kind of value. From films that claim the status of harsh realism to others which embody aspects of the tradition of modernism or the poetic, art cinema encompasses a variety of work from across the globe.
'Hamlet' and World Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Mark Thornton Burnett
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-06-30 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Reveals a rich cinematic history, discussing Hamlet films from Africa, Asia, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East.