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A History of Swedish Experimental Film Culture

From Early Animation to Video Art

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Lars Gustaf Andersson, John Sundholm, Astrid Söderbergh Widding

A History of Swedish Experimental Film Culture: From Early Animation to Video Art is the first scholarly book to be published on the history of Swedish experimental film.

Publication date: 2010
Total pages: 190
ISBN: 9780 86196 699 8
Price: £ 22.50


Alice Guy, Léon Gaumont et les débuts du film sonore

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Laurent Mannoni, Maurice Gianati

A beautifully illustrated title

Publication date: 2012
Total pages: 268
ISBN: 9780 86196 708 7
Price: £ 30.00


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American Cinematographers in the Great War 1914-1918

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Cooper C. Graham, Ron van Dopperen, James W. Castellan

American Cinematographers in the Great War describes the adventures of the pioneering cameramen and the way they managed to film in spite of enormous difficulties.

Publication date: 2014
Total pages: 320
ISBN: 9780 86196 717 9
Price: £ 25.00


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Before the Movies

American Magic-Lantern Entertainment and the Nation?s First Great Screen Artist, Joseph Boggs Beale

Subject category: Cinema

By Terry Borton, Deborah Borton

Foreword by Charles Musser. Before the Movies is an invaluable resource – a brilliant, ground-breaking study.

Publication date: 2014
Total pages: 208
ISBN: 9780 86196 711 7
Price: £ 30.00


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Between Still and Moving Images

Photography and cinema in the 20th century

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Laurent Guido, Olivier Lugon

The new English translation of Fixe/animé: Croisements de la photographie et du cinéma au XXième siècle

Publication date: 2012
Total pages: 350
ISBN: 9780 86196 707 0
Price: £ 22.50


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Beyond the Screen: Institutions, Networks and Publics of Early Cinema

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Marta Braun, Charles Keil, Rob King, Paul Moore, Louis Pelletier

This is an edited volume of papers selected from the 2010 DOMITOR meeting (Toronto).

Publication date: 2012
Total pages: 350
ISBN: 9780 86196 703 2
Price: £ 30.00


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Early Cinema Today: The Art of Programming and Live Performance

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Martin Loiperdinger

The first book in the new KINtop: Studies in Early Cinema Series

Publication date: 2011
Total pages: 152 + vi
ISBN: 9780 86196 702 5
Price: £ 20.00


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Importing Asta Nielsen

The International Film Star in the Making 1910-1914

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Martin Loiperdinger, Uli Jung

In this volume thirty-two international experts on early cinema provide case studies on Asta Nielsen’s significance in a pivotal period of film history.

Publication date: 2013
Total pages: 392
ISBN: 9780 86196 708 7
Price: £ 25.00


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Italian Silent Cinema: A Reader

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Giorgio Bertellini

“This carefully crafted, copiously illustrated anthology is a marvelous achievement!”

Publication date: 2013
Total pages: 408
ISBN: 9780 86196 670 7
Price: £ 25.00


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Media, Popular Culture, and the American Century

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Jan Olsson, Kingsley Bolton

The perspectives in this volume explore a diverse range of Americana, where the borders between reality and imaginary, dreams and dystopia, America and the world, blur and disappear.

Publication date: 2011
Total pages: 416
ISBN: 9780 86196 698 1
Price: £ 20.00


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Performing New Media: 1890-1915

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Kaveh Askari, Scott Curtis, Frank Gray, Louis Pelletier, Tami Williams, Joshua Yumibe

The edited DOMITOR proceedings from Brighton, UK, 2012.

Publication date: 2014
Total pages: 336
ISBN: 9780 86196 714 8
Price: £ 25.00


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Picturing Mexico: From the Camera Lucida to Film

Subject category: Cinema

By John Fullerton

The book offers new insights into the relation of film to the tradition of nineteenth-century optical transcription.

Publication date: 2014
Total pages: 282
ISBN: 9780 86196 701 8
Price: £ 30.00


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Polish Cinema Now!

Focus on Contemporary Polish Cinema

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Mateusz Werner

It has been twenty years since Polish cinema started to speak on its own.

Publication date: 2010
Total pages: 256
ISBN: 9780 86196 691 2
Price: £ 25.00


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Screen Culture and the Social Question 1880-1914

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by Ludwig Vogl-Bienek, Richard Crangle

In this volume sixteen international scholars address the issues of Screen Culture and the Social Question from different perspectives.

Publication date: 2013
Total pages: 276
ISBN: 9780 86196 709 4
Price: £ 20.00


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Widescreen Worldwide

Subject category: Cinema

Edited by John Belton, Sheldon Hall, Steve Neale

The essays in this anthology provide a comprehensive portrait of widescreen cinema as an aesthetic and industrial phenomenon from the vantage point of twenty-first-century film studies.

Publication date: 2010
Total pages: 245
ISBN: 9780 86196 694
Price: £ 25.00


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