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World film locations. Madrid

Author: Lorenzo J Torres Hortelano
Publisher: Bristol : Intellect Books, 2011
Series: World film locations series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
"World Film Locations: Madrid is a trip through the urban space conceived as film location. The premise is that these locations must have been protagonist of films shot in Madrid since the silent era to the present. Madrid is the film capital of the Hispanic World from the standpoint of production. Being also one of the most visited cities in the world, this book tries to discover its most imaginative side for the  Read more...

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Lorenzo J Torres Hortelano
ISBN: 9781841505688 1841505684
OCLC Number: 1151072987
Description: 126 pàgines : il·lustracions (color), mapes (color) ; 23 cm
Contents: Maps/Scenes Scenes 1-8 - 1912-1951Scenes 9-16 - 1955-1965Scenes 17-24 - 1967-1984Scenes 25-32 - 1987-1997Scenes 33-38 - 1997-2002Scenes 39-44 - 2003-2009Essays Madrid: City of the Imagination - Lorenzo J. Torres HortelanoMadrid in Motion: Squares, Corralas, Markets, Verbenas - Jose Luis Castro de Paz and Jose Ramon Garitaonaindia de VeraIvan Zulueta: Films of Madrid's Underground - Steven MarshEmbracing Normalcy: Madrid Gay Cinema at the Turn of the New Millennium - Helio San MiguelMadrid: Unexpected Dream Factory - Helio San MiguelBeyond the Cliche: Madrid in Twenty-first Century American Thrillers - John D SandersonBright Young Things: Neo-existentialism in Madrid cinema of the 1990's - Rafael Gomez Alonso
Series Title: World film locations series.
Other Titles: Madrid
Responsibility: edited by Lorenzo J. Torres Hortelano.


Includes short synopses of 44 scenes from films that illustrate the changing ways in which the city of Madrid has appeared on screen in a variety of genres by an eclectic range of directors. This  Read more...


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