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The Cinema of Terry GilliamIt's a Mad World

The Cinema of Terry Gilliam: It's a Mad World

Jeff Birkenstein, Anna Froula, and Karen Randell (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231165358
eISBN:
9780231850384
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165358.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

Terry Gilliam has been making movies for more than forty years, and this book analyzes a selection of his thrilling directorial work, from his early films with Monty Python to The Imaginarium of ... More

The Cinema of the Dardenne BrothersResponsible Realism

The Cinema of the Dardenne Brothers: Responsible Realism

Philip Mosley

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163293
eISBN:
9780231850216
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163293.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

The brothers Jean-Pierre and Luc Dardenne have established an international reputation for their emotionally powerful realist cinema. Inspired by their home turf of Liège-Seraing, a former industrial ... More

Cinematic AppealsThe Experience of New Movie Technologies

Cinematic Appeals: The Experience of New Movie Technologies

Ariel Rogers

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231159173
eISBN:
9780231535786
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231159173.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book looks at the effect of technological innovation on the cinema experience, specifically the introduction of widescreen and stereoscopic 3D systems in the 1950s, the rise of digital cinema in ... More

Contemporary Romanian CinemaThe History of an Unexpected Miracle

Contemporary Romanian Cinema: The History of an Unexpected Miracle

Dominique Nasta

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231167451
eISBN:
9780231536691
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231167451.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book provides an in-depth analysis of the essential works of Romanian cinema, ranging from the silent period to contemporary productions. It explains that, over the last decade, audiences ... More

Cut-PiecesCelluloid Obscenity and Popular Cinema in Bangladesh

Cut-Pieces: Celluloid Obscenity and Popular Cinema in Bangladesh

Lotte Hoek

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231162890
eISBN:
9780231535151
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231162890.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book explores the shadowy world of the short, pornographic cut-piece clips that appear in some films in Bangladesh and examines their place in South Asian film culture. It provides a portrait of ... More

DeathwatchAmerican Film, Technology, and the End of Life

Deathwatch: American Film, Technology, and the End of Life

C. Scott Combs

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231163477
eISBN:
9780231538039
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231163477.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book unpacks American cinema's long history of representing death and considers movie sequences in which the process of dying becomes an exercise in legibility and exploration for the camera. It ... More

Documenting CityscapesUrban Change in Contemporary Non-Fiction Film

Documenting Cityscapes: Urban Change in Contemporary Non-Fiction Film

Iván Villarmea Álvarez

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231174534
eISBN:
9780231850780
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231174534.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book explores the way the city has been depicted by non-fiction filmmakers since the late 1970s, paying particular attention to three aesthetic tendencies: documentary landscaping, urban ... More

Documents of UtopiaThe Politics of Experimental Documentary

Documents of Utopia: The Politics of Experimental Documentary

Paolo Magagnoli

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231172714
eISBN:
9780231850773
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231172714.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This volume discusses the experimental documentary projects of some of the most significant artists working in the world today, including Hito Steyerl, Joachim Koester, Tacita Dean, Matthew ... More

Dreaming of CinemaSpectatorship, Surrealism, and the Age of Digital Media

Dreaming of Cinema: Spectatorship, Surrealism, and the Age of Digital Media

Adam Lowenstein

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231166577
eISBN:
9780231538480
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231166577.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book offers a positive alternative to cinema's perceived crisis of realism and, in so doing, enriches the meaning of cinematic spectatorship in the twenty-first century. It begins by showing how ... More

Eastwood's Iwo JimaCritical Engagements with Flags of Our Fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima

Eastwood's Iwo Jima: Critical Engagements with Flags of Our Fathers and Letters from Iwo Jima

Anne Gjelsvik and Rikke Schubart (eds)

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
November 2015
ISBN:
9780231165655
eISBN:
9780231850438
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Columbia University Press
DOI:
10.7312/columbia/9780231165655.001.0001
Subject:
Film, Television and Radio, Film

This book assesses how Clint Eastwood’s diptych of films about the battle over Iwo Jima reflects war today. It highlights the fact that, with Flags of Our Fathers (2006) and Letters from Iwo Jima ... More

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