Journals Higher Education



Published: 30 June 2012

320 Pages | 42 Illustrations, black & white

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719076190

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Contemporary German cinema

Paul Cooke

Published by Manchester University Press

  • The first book on contemporary German cinema to be aimed squarely at the student market
  • Paul Cooke goes beyond the usual preoccupation with the notion of German identity, and looks at immigration and cultural impact as well as industrial and aesthetic context
  • He looks in depth at a number of key films of the last two decades including, Run Lola Run, Downfall, The Lives of Others, Good Bye, Lenin! and The Edukators, all of which have had international success and critical praise
  • Will sit neatly alongside the similar titles on the MUP list - Contemporary French, Korean, Australian and Spanish film titles

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