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World cinemas, transnational perspectives

Author: Natasa Ďurovičová; Kathleen E Newman
Publisher: New York : Routledge, 2010.
Series: AFI film readers.
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The standard analytical category of "national cinema" has been called into question by the category of the "transnational." This work examines the premises and consequences of the coexistence of  Read more...


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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version.
World cinemas, transnational perspectives.
New York : Routledge, 2010
(DLC) 2008056129
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Natasa Ďurovičová; Kathleen E Newman
ISBN: 9780203882795 0203882792
OCLC Number: 471700318
Description: 1 online resource (xv, 368 pages)
Contents: The geopolitical imaginary of cinema studies. Notes on transnational film theory: decentered subjectivity, decentered capitalism / Kathleen Newman --
On the plurality of cinematic transnationalism / Mette Hjort --
Tracking "global media" in the outposts of globalization / Bhaskar Sarkar --
Time zones and jetlag: the flows and phases of world cinema / Dudley Andrew --
Vector, flow, zone: towards a history of cinematic translation / Nataša Ďurovičová --
Cinema as transnational exchange. Chinese cinema and transnational film studies / Yingjin Zhang --
National cinema abroad: the new international division of cultural labor, from production to viewing / Toby Miller --
Aural identity, genealogies of sound technologies, and Hispanic transnationality on screen / Marvin D'Lugo --
How movies move (between Hong Kong and Bulawayo, between screen and stage--
) / Lesley Stern --
The new paradoxes of black Africa's cinemas / Olivier Barlet --
The transnational other: street kids in contemporary Brazilian cinema / João Luiz Vieira --
Comparative perspectives. Fantasy in action / Paul Willemen --
Vernacular modernism: tracking cinema on a global scale / Miriam Hansen --
Globalization and hybridization / Fredric Jameson --
From playtime to the world: the expansion and depletion of space within global economies / Jonathan Rosenbaum.
Series Title: AFI film readers.
Responsibility: edited by Nataša Ďurovičová and Kathleen Newman.


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