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Women in British Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Sue Harper
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-06-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

This book takes a broad perspective and analyses the ways in which the British film industry has dealt with women and their creativity from 1930 to the present. The first part of the book deals comprehensively with different historical periods in British film culture, showing how the 'agency' of production
The Grand Old Man and the Great Tradition
Language: en
Pages: 167
Authors: Luisa Bienati, Bonaventura Ruperti
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: U of M Center for Japanese Studies

In 1995, on the thirtieth anniversary of Tanizaki Jun'ichiro's death, Adriana Boscaro organized an international conference in Venice that had an unusally lasting effect on the study of this major Japanese novelist. Thanks to Boscaro's energetic commitment, Venice became a center for Tanizaki studies that produced two volumes of conference
The Great Movies III
Language: en
Pages: 440
Authors: Roger Ebert
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010-10-15 - Publisher: University of Chicago Press

Roger Ebert has been writing film reviews for the Chicago Sun-Times for over four decades now and his biweekly essays on great movies have been appearing there since 1996. As Ebert noted in the introduction to the first collection of those pieces, “They are not the greatest films of all
Clint Eastwood - The Biography of Cinema's Greatest Ever Star
Language: en
Pages: 300
Authors: Douglas Thompson
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-08-15 - Publisher: Kings Road Publishing

Clint Eastwood is a true living legend. For over forty years he has dominated Hollywood and his success both in front of and behind the camera has assured his place in cinema history alongside such superstars as Marlon Brando, John Wayne and Robert De Niro..."Clint" reveals the man behind the
Bad Ass Women of Cinema: A Collection of Interviews
Language: en
Pages: 244
Authors: Chris Watson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-03-25 - Publisher: BearManor Media

Martial arts actresses, cult Heroes, and stuntwomen—badass women both on and off screen—discuss with author Chris Watson the challenges they’ve faced in their different career paths as cinema’s toughest ladies. This eclectic group of international actresses includes Cheng Pei Pei (Come Drink with Me), Yukari Oshima (Outlaw Brothers), Marrie Lee