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Animation in the Middle East : practice and aesthetics from Baghdad to Casablanca

Author: Stefanie Van de Peer
Publisher: London : I.B. Tauris, 2017.
Series: Tauris world cinema series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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La 4e de couv. indique : The internationally acclaimed films Persepolis and Waltz with Bashir only hinted at the vibrant animation culture that exists within the Middle East and North Africa. In spite of censorship, oppression and war, animation studios have thrived in recent years - in Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Syria and Turkey - giving rise to a whole new generation of entrepreneurs and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Stefanie Van de Peer
ISBN: 9781784533267 1784533262
OCLC Number: 1103607949
Description: 1 vol. (XV-318 p.) : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series Title: Tauris world cinema series.
Responsibility: editor, Stefanie Van de Peer.

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La 4e de couv. indique : The internationally acclaimed films Persepolis and Waltz with Bashir only hinted at the vibrant animation culture that exists within the Middle East and North Africa. In spite of censorship, oppression and war, animation studios have thrived in recent years - in Egypt, Iran, Iraq, Lebanon, Morocco, Palestine, Syria and Turkey - giving rise to a whole new generation of entrepreneurs and artists. The success of animation in the Middle East is in part a product of a changing cultural climate, which is increasingly calling for art that reflects politics. Equally, the professionalization and popularization of film festivals and the emergence of animation studios and private initiatives are the results of a growing consumer culture, in which family-friendly entertainment is big business. Animation in the Middle East uncovers the history and politics that have defined the practice and study of animation in the Middle East, and explores the innovative visions of contemporary animators in the region.

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