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Dictionary of African filmmakers

Author: Roy Armes
Publisher: Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2008.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats

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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Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Armes, Roy.
Dictionary of African filmmakers.
Bloomington : Indiana University Press, ©2008
(DLC) 2007049772
Material Type: Biography, Document, Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Roy Armes
OCLC Number: 928923255
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 397 p.)
Contents: ContentsAcknowledgmentsIntroduction: Mapping the Field-Feature Filmmaking in AfricaPart 1. African Feature Filmmakers by NamePart 2. Feature Film Chronologies by CountryPart 3. Index of Film TitlesBibliography
Responsibility: Roy Armes.


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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 religions, Read more...

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