Greek cinema : Texts, forms, identities (Book, 2011) []
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Greek cinema : Texts, forms, identities

Greek cinema : Texts, forms, identities

Author: Yannis Tzioumakis; Lydia Papadimitriou
Publisher: Bristol : Intellect Books, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English

A collection of essays that examines Greek cinema from the silent era to the present as an aesthetic, cultural and political phenomenon. It uses a range of methodological tools to investigate its  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Yannis Tzioumakis; Lydia Papadimitriou
ISBN: 9781841504339 1841504335
OCLC Number: 760970777
Notes: Paperback.
Description: 288 Seiten ; 23 x 17 cm
Contents: Introduction - Lydia Papadimitriou and Yannis Tzioumakis Part I: ApproachesChapter 1: A Touch of Spice: Mobility and Popularity - Dimitris EleftheriotisChapter 2: Is There Such a Thing as a Greek Blockbuster? The Revival of Contemporary Greek Cinema - Michalis KokonisChapter 3: Gloves and Moustaches: Masculinity and Gender Relations in the Film Ta Kitrina Gantia/Yellow Gloves - Yvonne Alexia KosmaPart II: Histories Chapter 4: Coloniality and Early Greek Film Culture - Vassiliki TsitsopoulouChapter 5: Open-air Cinema in Athens: The Rise of the City and Urban Identities - Yiannis Christofides and Melissanthi SalibaChapter 6: Silent Greek Cinema: In Search of Academic Recognition - Eliza Anna DelveroudiChapter 7: Definitely Maybe: Possible Narratives of the History of Greek Cinema - Maria A. StassinopoulouPart III: IdentityChapter 8: Music, Dance and Cultural Identity in the Greek Film Musical - Lydia PapadimitriouChapter 9: Carnivalized Greekness: Stavros Tsiolis' Please, Ladies Don't Cry - Nikos LerosChapter 10: Cacoyannis' Stella: Representation and Reception of a Patriarchal Anomaly - Achilleas HadjikyriacouChapter 11: Greek Cinema Without Greece: Investigating Alternative Formations - Gary NeedhamPart IV: Aesthetics Chapter 12: Film Style in Old Greek Cinema: The Case of Dinos Dimopoulos - Eleftheria ThanouliChapter 13: Reflections on Pain, Loss and Memory: Takis Kanellopoulos' Fiction Films of the 1960s - Panayiota MiniChapter 14: The Geography of Neo-Realism in Greece: City Images, Urban Representations and Aesthetics of Space - Anna Poupou
Responsibility: edited by Yannis Tzioumakis, Lydia Papadimitriou.


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'The adventurous explorations, the sound suggestions and the vast research show that Papadimitriou and Tziounakis' volume institutes a new beginning for the re-evaluation of Greek Cinema.' - Senses Read more...

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