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Published: 01 October 2014

384 Pages

7-1/2 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199753420

Bookseller Code (04)

The Cultures of American Film

Robert P. Kolker

  • Weaves together the complex and interconnected relationships among film, its makers, its audience, and the culture of which they are a part
  • Integrates different approaches (chronological, cultural, analytical) to achieve a comprehensive overview of American film
  • Analyzes films within their societal structures, so as to provide a detailed cultural context
  • End-of-chapter suggestions for further reading and further critical analysis push the student to dig more deeply into American film's rich history

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