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Postcolonial African Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 239
Authors: David Murphy, Professor of Postcolonial Studies David Murphy, Patrick Williams
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

Postcolonial African Cinema constitutes a new departure in African film studies. Recognizing the maturity of the field and the need for complex yet accessible approaches that move beyond the purely descriptive while refusing to get bogged down in theoretical jargon. This is the first introduction of its kind to an
Postcolonial African Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Kenneth W. Harrow
Categories: Photography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007 - Publisher:

A new critical approach to African cinema
Trash
Language: en
Pages: 327
Authors: Kenneth W. Harrow
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013 - Publisher: Indiana University Press

Uses trash as the unlikely metaphor to show how African films have depicted the globalized world
African Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Kenneth W. Harrow
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Africa World Press

Although there were film-making practices in Africa dating back to the colonial period, the films generally discussed in this collection are those made after independence in the early 1960s.
New African Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 200
Authors: Valérie Orlando
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-04-15 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

New African Cinema examines the pressing social, cultural, economic, and historical issues explored by African filmmakers from the early post-colonial years into the new millennium. Offering an overview of the development of postcolonial African cinema since the 1960s, Valérie K. Orlando highlights the variations in content and themes that reflect