Download E-books Queering Buñuel: Sexual Dissidence and Psychoanalysis in his Mexican and Spanish Cinema (International Library of Cultural Studies) PDF

As the daddy of cinematic Surrealism, wide serious recognition has been dedicated to Luis Buñuel’s cinema. a lot has been written approximately his first Surrealist movies of the Nineteen Twenties and Thirties and the French paintings video clips of the Sixties and Seventies. in spite of the fact that, right here for the 1st time is a queer re-reading of Buñuel’s Spanish-language movies permitting us to view Buñuel’s cinema via a lens of queer spectatorship. concentrating on the flicks Buñuel produced in Mexico and Spain through the Nineteen Fifties and Nineteen Sixties, Julián Daniel Gutiérrez-Albilla argues no longer that Buñuel’s motion pictures have a gay subplot, yet that there are a number of varieties of identification, subjectivity and sexuality found in those motion pictures.

Queering Buñuel brings jointly the fields of movie experiences, feminist and queer conception, Hispanic experiences, psychoanalysis and artwork conception. Gutiérrez-Albilla succeeds in reconceptualizing Buñuel’s Mexican and Spanish motion pictures past geographical, old and disciplinary barriers, wondering not only how we see Buñuel, but in addition how we see cinema.

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Download E-books Margaret: A Screenplay PDF

By Kenneth Lonergan

"A triumph . . . this sort of bold American storytelling you discover too infrequently on the movies."-Michael Phillips, Chicago Tribune

Academy Award® nominated author and director Kenneth Lonergan has written a stirring drama that was once known as "extraordinarily ambitious" by way of Time and "a movie of infrequent good looks and stunning gravity" by way of Rolling Stone. behind schedule for four years in post-production, the movie was once eventually published in 2011, with a director's reduce following on DVD in 2012. Our version will contain the scripts of the whole director's reduce, in addition to an creation and key tie-in art.

Margaret is the tale of a big apple youngster whose lifestyles is profoundly altered after witnessing a poor twist of fate. it's the impressive trip of an emotional teenager who abides by way of her ethical code and needs to set issues correct, yet whose blameless beliefs come crashing opposed to the tough realities of the grownup international. it's a tale of sweet sixteen, love, the implications of errors, and the elemental questions of morality as confronted by means of in a rare scenario.

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Download E-books 1980s Movie Quotes - The Ultimate Quiz Book PDF

Are you keen on 80s video clips? Do you're thinking that you may realize a movie simply from a unmarried quote?

If so, you are going to love this magnificent quiz that includes one hundred twenty of the best video clips from the last decade that style forgot. With vintage traces from Stand through Me to Scarface, Ghostbusters to The Goonies and lots of extra, those questions - taken care of into effortless, medium and difficult different types - are bound to preserve the entire kinfolk entertained.

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Download E-books Liquid Metal: The Science Fiction Film Reader PDF

Liquid Metal brings jointly 'seminal' essays that experience unfolded the research of technology fiction to critical severe interrogation. 8 certain sections disguise such issues because the cyborg in technological know-how fiction; the technological know-how fiction urban; time trip and the primal scene; technological know-how fiction fandom; and the Nineteen Fifties invasion narratives. very important writings by means of Susan Sontag, Vivian Sobchack, Steve Neale, J.P. Telotte, Peter Biskind and Constance Penley are included.

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Download E-books Silent Movies: The Birth of Film and the Triumph of Movie Culture PDF

By Peter Kobel

A stunning, lavish historical past of silent video clips - with greater than four hundred remarkable photographs - captures the delivery of movie and icons like Chaplin, Garbo, Clara Bow, and Valentino.

Drawing at the impressive number of The Library of Congress, one of many maximum repositories for silent movie and memorabilia, Peter Kobel has created the definitive visible background of silent movie. From its start within the Nineties, with the earliest narrative shorts, during the magnificent full-length good points of the Nineteen Twenties, SILENT videos captures the best administrators and actors and their immortal motion pictures. SILENT videos additionally seems to be on the know-how of early movie, using colour images, and the recovery paintings being spearheaded by way of a few of Hollywood's most vital administrators, comparable to Martin Scorsese and Francis Ford Coppola.
Richly illustrated from the Library of Congress's huge choice of posters, paper prints, movie stills, and memorabilia-most of that have by no means been in print-SILENT video clips is a vital paintings of heritage that might even be a sought-after present e-book for all fanatics of movie.

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Download E-books Shadows on the Past: Studies in the Historical Fiction Film (Culture And The Moving Image) PDF

By Leger Grindon

Learning renowned Hollywood movies from "Gone With the Wind" to "Reds" and such distinctive ecu movies as "La Marseillaise" and "The upward push to strength of Louis XIV", Leger Grindon examines how old fiction movies interpret the current via a illustration of the prior. The historic fiction movie is characterised via a suite of explanations and, Grindon argues, merits to be thought of a style unto itself. Appropriation of historic occasions can insinuate a film's authority of its topic, veil an purpose, offer an get away into nostalgia, or direct a look for wisdom and origins. using the previous as a manner of responding to social conflicts within the current, Grindon exhibits how the style promotes a political schedule, superseding the impression of scholarship at the public's conception and interpretation of heritage. Leger Grindon is Assistant Professor of movie and tv experiences at Middlebury collage.

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Download E-books What Cinema Is! PDF

By Dudley Andrew

What Cinema Is! bargains an interesting solution to Andre Bazin's recognized query, exploring his 'idea of cinema' with a sweeping glance again on the close to century of Cinema's out of the ordinary ascendancy.

  • Written through one of many most excellent movie students of our time
  • Establishes cinema's contrast from the present enthusiasm over audio-visual leisure, with no relegating cinema to a unmarried, older mode
  • Examines cinema's associations and its social strength throughout the characteristics of key films
  • Traces the heritage of an concept that has made cinema supremely alive to (and in) our times

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Download E-books The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug Official Movie Guide PDF

By Brian Sibley

Trip deeper into the mystical global of the hobbit, Bilbo Baggins, via unique interviews with director Peter Jackson, Martin Freeman, Orlando Bloom and vital filmmakers and new forged individuals, together with Stephen Fry because the grasp of Lake-town, Evangeline Lilly, who performs Tauriel the Elf, and Benedict Cumberbatch, who unearths film-making secrets and techniques approximately enjoying the dragon, Smaug.

Richly illustrated with a treasure trove of behind-the-scenes photographs of the actors, creatures and costumes, and diverse lighting tricks scenes, this crucial consultant is an necessary spouse to the second one movie within the award-winning trilogy.

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Download E-books French Cinema_A Critical Filmography: Volume 1, 1929-1939 PDF

This priceless source by means of one of many world’s best specialists in French cinema offers a coherent review of French cinema within the twentieth century and its position and serve as in French society. every one filmography comprises one hundred and one motion pictures indexed chronologically (Volume 1: 1929–1939 and quantity 2: 1940–1958) and gives obtainable issues of access into the extraordinary global of 20th-century French cinema. All entries include an inventory of forged individuals and characters, construction information, an summary of the film's cultural and ancient importance, and a serious precis of the film's plot and narrative constitution. every one quantity comprises an appendix directory rewards earned and an intensive reference record for extra interpreting and study. a 3rd quantity, masking the interval 1958–1974, is forthcoming.

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Download E-books FilmCraft: Editing PDF

By Justin Chang

The price of the editor's craft to a entire movie can't be underestimated, and it really is no shock that administrators depend seriously at the similar editor repeatedly. This e-book employs stills and screenshots to teach how an editor created a scene with the filmmaker and explores the advanced dating among a director who has simply shot a film and the editor who needs to entire the director's imaginative and prescient. contains views from Dylan Tichenor who has labored on Boogie Nights, Brokeback Mountain, There should be Blood and many others and Pietro Scalia, the nice editor whose companions comprise Bertolucci, Van San, and Ridley Scott.

Each ebook within the FilmCraft sequence focuses on a selected point of the filmmaking approach, providing a visually strunning examine the topic throughout the eyes of outstanding execs in every one box. each one book offers deep perception into the operating practices of the world's such a lot exotic execs, overlaying their suggestion, collaboration, and paintings on set. every one specialist has been interviewed completely, and is going into aspect on particular scenes of their motion pictures to provide concrete examples in their craft. the result's to supply readers with a desirable within examine the filmmaking paintings, and a wealth of data that they could observe to their very own work.

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