Download e-book for iPad: A History of Spanish Film: Cinema and Society 1910-2010 by Sally Faulkner

By Sally Faulkner

ISBN-10: 0826416667

ISBN-13: 9780826416667

ISBN-10: 0826416675

ISBN-13: 9780826416674

A heritage of Spanish Film explores Spanish movie from the beginnings of the to the current day by means of combining one of the most intriguing paintings occurring in movie experiences with probably the most pressing questions that experience preoccupied twentieth-century Spain. It addresses new questions in movie experiences, like 'prestige movie' and 'middlebrow cinema', and locations those within the context of a rustic outlined via social mobility, together with the Nineteen Twenties business growth, the Nineteen Forties post-Civil struggle melancholy, and the mass move into the center periods from the Sixties onwards. shut textual research of a few forty two motion pictures from 1910-2010 presents an extremely worthwhile road into the learn of this cinema for the student.

- Uniquely deals huge shut readings of forty two movies, that are in particular precious to scholars and lecturers of Spanish cinema.
- Analyses Spanish silent cinema and flicks of the Franco period in addition to modern examples.
- Interrogates film's family with different media, together with literature, pictorial artwork and television.
- Explores either 'auteur' and 'popular' cinemas.
- Establishes 'prestige' and the 'middlebrow' as an important new phrases in Spanish cinema studies.
- Considers the transnationality of Spanish cinema all through its century of existence.
- modern administrators lined during this publication contain Almodóvar, Bollaín, Díaz Yanes and more.

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