Books in Motion

Adaptation, Intertextuality, Authorship

Edited by Mireia Aragay

Status: 
€77,00
$96.00
ISBN13: 
9789042019577
Publication Date: 
January 2005
Format: 
Paperback
Publication Type: 
Pages, Illustr.: 
289 pp.
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ISSN: 
1572-3070
Volume: 
2

by Sophie Bélot, University of Sheffield

In The Cinema of Catherine Breillat, Bélot offers a detailed analysis of Breillat’s films by looking at the representation of women as sexual beings. These women’s search of identity echoes that of Breillat’s in establishing a personal or intimate cinema.
Series: 
Volume: 
7
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789004326941
Expected: 
September 2017
€93,00
$112.00

Cristina Johnston

Through the prisms of ethnicity, gender, and sexuality, French Minority Cinema explores key questions of identity and social interaction in the context of republican France, across two significant ‘minority’ cinemas: cinéma de banlieue and gay cinema. It offers the first comprehensive parallel...
Series: 
Volume: 
6
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042031104
Publication date: 
January 2010
€53,00
$65.00

Paul Bowman

Theorizing Bruce Lee is a unique work, which uses cultural theory to analyse and assess Bruce Lee, and uses Bruce Lee to analyse and assess cultural theory. Lee is shown to be a major ‘event’ in both global film and global popular culture – a figure who’s central to many intercultural encounters,...
Series: 
Volume: 
5
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042027770
Publication date: 
January 2010
€70,00
$86.00

Jay McRoy

Over the last two decades, Japanese filmmakers have produced some of the most important and innovative works of cinematic horror. At once visually arresting, philosophically complex, and politically charged, films by directors like Tsukamoto Shinya (Tetsuo: The Iron Man [1988] and Tetsuo II:...
Series: 
Volume: 
4
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042023314
Publication date: 
January 2008
€61,00
$77.00

Edited by Ernest Mathijs and Murray Pomerance

Peter Jackson’s film version of The Lord of the Rings (2001-2003) is the grandest achievement of 21st century cinema so far. But it is also linked to topical and social concerns including war, terrorism, and cultural imperialism. Its style, symbols, narrative, and structure seem always already...
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Hardback
ISBN: 
9789042016828
Publication date: 
January 2006
€112,00
$139.00

Edited by Ernest Mathijs and Murray Pomerance

Peter Jackson’s film version of The Lord of the Rings (2001-2003) is the grandest achievement of 21st century cinema so far. But it is also linked to topical and social concerns including war, terrorism, and cultural imperialism. Its style, symbols, narrative, and structure seem always already...
Series: 
Volume: 
3
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042020627
Publication date: 
January 2006
€53,00
$65.00

Sean Cubitt

For the last twenty years ecology, the last great political movement of the 20th century, has fired the imaginations not only of political activists but of popular movements throughout the industrialised world. EcoMedia is an enquiry into the popular mediations of environmental concerns in...
Series: 
Volume: 
1
Format: 
Paperback
ISBN: 
9789042018853
Publication date: 
January 2005
€47,00
$57.00