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100 years of Spanish cinema

Author: Tatjana Pavlovic
Publisher: Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009.
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From the silent era to the present day, 100 Years of Spanish Cinema provides an in-depth look at the most important movements, films, and directors in twentieth-century Spain.

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Genre/Form: Llibres electrònics
Electronic books
Geschiedenis (vorm)
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
100 years of Spanish cinema.
Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2009
(DLC) 2008028051
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Tatjana Pavlovic
ISBN: 9781444304800 1444304801 9781444304794 1444304798
OCLC Number: 647785837
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 277 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Silent cinema and its pioneers (1906-1930). El ciego de aldea / Ángel García Cardona ; Amor que mata / Fructuós Gelabert ; Don Pedro el Cruel / Ricardo Baños, Albert Marro ; La aldea maldita / Florián Rey --
Surrealism (1924-1930) and the advent of sound (the Second Republic : 1931-1936). Un chien andalou ; Tierra sin pan / Luis Buñuel --
Spanish civil war (1936-1939). Suspiros de España / Benito Perojo ; Canciones para después de una guerra / Basilio Martín Patino --
The autarky : papier-mâché cinema (1939-1950). Raza / José Luis Sáenz de Heredia ; Locura de amor / Juan de Orduña --
Neorealism : status quo and dissent (1951-1961). El cochecito / Marco Ferreri ; Viridiana / Luis Buñuel --
The "liberal" dictatorship and its agony (1962-1975). El verdugo / Luis García Berlanga ; El jardín de las delicias / Carlos Saura --
Cinema of the transition : the period of disenchantment (1975-1979). El desencanto / Jaime Chávarri ; El crimen de Cuenca / Pilar Miró --
Post-Franco Spain : the Pedro Almodóvar phenomenon (1980-1991). Pepi, Luci, Bom y otras chicas del montón ; Qué he hecho yo para merecer esto! / Pedro Almodóvar --
Contemporary trends (1992 to the present). Vacas / Julio Medem ; Carícies / Ventura Pons ; Flores de otro mundo / Icíar Bollaín ; The secret life of words = La vida secreta de las palabras / Isabel Coixet.
Other Titles: One hundred years of Spanish cinema
Responsibility: Tatjana Pavlović [and others].
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