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Dictionary of African filmmakers

Author: Roy Armes
Publisher: Bloomington, IN : Indiana University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Compiled by eminent Africanist film scholar Roy Armes, Dictionary of African Filmmakers is an inclusive, comprehensive treatment of films and filmmaking on the African continent.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Biography Dictionaries
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Armes, Roy.
Dictionary of African filmmakers.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007049772
(OCoLC)177009058
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roy Armes
ISBN: 9780253000422 0253000424
OCLC Number: 312831976
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 397 pages)
Contents: Cover; CONTENTS; ACKNOWLEDGMENTS; Introduction: Mapping the Field --
Feature Filmmaking in Africa; Part 1; African Feature Filmmakers; Part 2; Feature Film Chronologies; Part 3; Index of Film Titles; BIBLIOGRAPHY.
Responsibility: Roy Armes.

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A comprehensive treatment of films and filmmaking on the African continent. This dictionary covers African feature filmmaking from the first locally produced films onwards thriving film industry,  Read more...

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This dictionary is concerned with fictional feature films . . . to capture the diverse offerings from a continent that stretches 4,500 across and 5,000 miles north to south, includes varying Read more...

 
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