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Schirmer encyclopedia of film [electronic resource] / Barry Keith Grant, editor in chief.

Other Title:
Encyclopedia of film
Publication:
Detroit, Mich. : Schirmer Reference, c2007.
Series:
Gale virtual reference library.
Gale virtual reference library
Format/Description:
Book
Database & Article Index
Database & Article Index
1 online resource.
Subjects:
Motion pictures -- Encyclopedias.
Motion pictures
Filmkunst.
Form/Genre:
Encyclopedias.
Electronic books.
Summary:
This reference provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to film and film studies, covering such aspects as production, national traditions, studios, genres, critical theory and film history.
Contents:
v. 1. Academy Awards® / Diane Carson / Cynthia Baron
Action And Adventure Films / Yvonne Tasker
Adaptation / Graham Petrie
Africa South Of The Sahara / Sheila Petty
African American Cinema / Frances K. Gateward
Agents And Agencies / Tino Balio
Animal Actors / Murray Pomerance
Animation / Paul Wells
Arab Cinema / Malek Khouri
Archives / Jan-Christopher Horak
Argentina / David William Foster
Art Cinema / Tom Ryall
Asian American Cinema / Peter X Feng
Australia / Geoff Mayer
Auteur Theory And Authorship / Jim Hillier
Bmovies / Eric Schaefer
Biography / Marcia Landy
Brazil / Ana Del Sarto and Abril Trigo
Camera / Kristen Anderson Wagner
Camera Movement / Lisa Dombrowski
Camp / Harry M. Benshoff
Canada / Barry Keith Grant
Canon And Canonicity / Lisa Dombrowski
Cartoons / Paul Wells
Casting / Dennis Bingham
Censorship / Ian Conrich
Character Actors / Dennis Bingham
Child Actors / Timothy Shary
Children's Films / Timothy Shary
Chile / Catherine L. Benamou and Andreea Marinescu
China / John A. Lent and Xu Ying
Choreography / Barbara Cohen-Stratyner
Cinematography / Murray Pomerance
Cinephilia / Catherine Russell
Class / Sean Griffin
Cold War / Kim Newman
Collaboration / John C. Tibbetts and Jim Welsh
Colonialism And Postcolonialism / Corinn Columpar
Color / Murray Pomerance
Columbia / Thomas Schatz
Comedy / Wes D. Gehring
Comics And Comic Books / Bart Beaty
Co-Productions / Mark Betz
Costume / Drake Stutesman
Credits / Murray Pomerance
Crew / Deborah Allison and Joseph Lampel
Crime Films / Thomas Leitch.
v. 2. Criticism / Robin Wood
Cuba / Ruth Goldberg
Cult Films / Mikita Brottman
Czechoslovakia / Peter Hames
Dance / Barbara Cohen-Stratyner
Denmark / Peter Schepelern
Dialogue / Sarah Kozloff
Diasporic Cinema / Michael T. Martin and Marilyn Yaquinto
Direction / Aaron E. N. Taylor
Disaster Films / Maurice Yacowar
Distribution / Tino Balio
Documentary / Barry Keith Grant
Dubbing And Subtitling / Mark Betz
Early Cinema / Charlie Keil
Editing / Stephen Prince
Egypt / Samirah Alkassim
Epic Films / Steve Neale
Exhibition / Gregory A. Waller
Experimental Film / Craig Fischer
Exploitation Films / Eric Schaefer
Expressionism / Jan-Christopher Horak
Fans And Fandom / Matt Hills
Fantasy Films / Katherine A. Fowkes
Fashion / Stella Bruzzi
Feminism / E. Ann Kaplan
Festivals / David Sterritt
Film History / Gregory A. Waller
Film Noir / William Luhr
Film Stock / Erin Foster
Film Studies / Bill Nichols
Fine Art / Angela Dalle Vacche
Finland / Tytti Soila
France / Hilary Ann Radner
Gangster Films / Thomas Leitch
Gay, Lesbian, And Queer Cinema / Harry M. Benshoff
Gender / Alison Butler
Genre / Barry Keith Grant
Germany / Stan Jones
Great Britain / Scott Henderson
Great Depression / Charles J. Maland
Greece / Dan Georgakas
Guilds And Unions / Janet Wasko
Heritage Films / Anne Morey
Historical Films / Robert Burgoyne
Holocaust / Maureen Turim
Hong Kong / Jenny Kwok Wah Lau
Horror Films / Barry Keith Grant
Hungary / Graham Petrie
Ideology / Douglas Kellner.
v. 3. Independent Film / Jon Lewis
India / Corey K. Creekmur and Jyotika Virdi
Internet / James Castonguay
Iran / Mita Lad
Ireland / Martin McLoone
Israel / Nitzan Ben-Shaul
Italy / Peter Bondanella
Japan / David Desser
Journals And Magazines / Ian Conrich
Korea / Kyung Hyun Kim
Latinos And Cinema / Mary Beltrán
Lighting / Deborah Allison
Mainland Southeast Asia / Adam Knee
Makeup / Drake Stutesman
Martial Arts Films / David Desser
Marxism / Christopher Sharrett
Melodrama / John Mercer
Merchandising Janet Wasko /
Mexico / Joanne Hershfield
MGM (Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer) / Thomas Schatz
Mise-en-Scène / Robert Kolker
Music / Kathryn Kalinak
Musicals / Barry Keith Grant
Narrative / Richard Neupert
National Cinema / Christopher E. Gittings
Native Americans And Cinema / Beverly R. Singer
Nature Films / Cynthia Chris
Neorealism / Peter Bondanella
Netherlands / Ivo Blom and Paul van Yperen
New Wave / Jim Hillier
New Zealand / Ian Conrich
Paramount / Thomas Schatz
Parody / Victoria Sturtevant
Philippines / John A. Lent
Poland / Janina Falkowska and Graham Petrie
Populism / Leland Poague
Pornography / Nina K. Martin
Post Modernism / Mattias Frey
Pre-Cinema / Kristen Whissel
Prizes And Awards / Janet Wasko
Producer / Matthew H. Bernstein
Production Design / Charles Tashiro
Production Process / Deborah Allison and Joseph Lampel
Propaganda / Frank P. Tomasulo
Psychoanalysis / Todd McGowan
Publicity And Promotion / Moya Luckett
Queer Theory / Michael DeAngelis
Race And Ethnicity / Joanna Hearne
Radio / Michele Hilmes
Realism / Phil Watts
Reception Theory / Kristen Anderson Wagner
Religion / Paul Coates
Rko Radio Pictures / Thomas Schatz
Road Movies / David Laderman
50500 v. 4. Romantic Comedy / David R. Shumway
Russia And Soviet Union / Vance Kepley, Jr.
Science Fiction / Heather Hendershot
Screenwriting / Andrew Horton
Screwball Comedy / Wes D. Gehring
Semiotics / John Mercer
Sequels, Series, And Remakes / Steve Neale
Sexuality / Sean Griffin
Shots / Stephen Prince
Silent Cinema / Charlie Keil
Slapstick Comedy / Tamar Jeffers McDonald
Sound / Stephen Handzo and Elisabeth Weis
Spain / Marvin D'Lugo
Special Effects / Sean Cubitt
Spectatorship And Audiences / Michele Schreiber
Sports Films / Aaron Baker
Spy Films / Thomas Leitch
Star System / Paul McDonald
Stars / Paul McDonald
Structuralism And Poststructuralism / Mattias Frey
Studio System / Thomas Schatz
Supporting Actors / Kristen Anderson Wagner
Surrealism / Erin Foster
Sweden / Rochelle Wright
Technology / Drew Todd
Teen Films / Timothy Shary
Television / Christopher Anderson
Theater / John C. Tibbetts
Theaters / Gregory A. Waller
Third Cinema / Catherine L. Benamou
Thrillers / Martin Rubin
Turkey / Dilek Kaya Mutlu
Twentieth Century Fox / Thomas Schatz
UFA (Universum Film Aktiengesellschaft) / Jan-Christopher Horak
United Artists / Tino Balio
Universal / Thomas Schatz
Video / Catherine Russell
Video Games / Geoff King and Tanya Krzywinska
Vietnam War / Amanda Howell
Violence / Christopher Sharrett
Walt Disney Company / Janet Wasko
War Films / Jeanine Basinger
Warner Bros. / Thomas Schatz
Westerns / Corey K. Creekmur
Woman' Spictures / Annette Kuhn
World War I / Michael Williams
World War II / Amanda Howell
Yiddish Cinema / David Desser
Yugoslavia / Bohdan Y. Nebesio.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Description based on print version record.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Jacobs Family Cinema Studies Fund.
Contributor:
Grant, Barry Keith, 1947-
Thomson Gale (Firm)
Gale Group.
GVRL
Alumni and Friends Memorial Book Fund.
Jacobs Family Cinema Studies Fund.
Other format:
Print version: Grant, Barry Keith, 1947- Schirmer encyclopedia of film.
ISBN:
9780028661001 (electronic book)
0028661001 (electronic book)
9780028657912 (set : alk. paper)
0028657918 (set : alk. paper)
9780028657929 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
0028657926 (v. 1 : alk. paper)
9780028657936 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
0028657934 (v. 2 : alk. paper)
9780028657943 (v. 3 : alk. paper)
0028657942 (v. 3 : alk. paper)
9780028657950 (v. 4 : alk. paper)
0028657950 (v. 4 : alk. paper)
OCLC:
76954204
Access Restriction:
Restricted for use by site license.
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