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Ecodocumentaries
Language: en
Pages: 213
Authors: Rayson K. Alex, S. Susan Deborah
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-11-15 - Publisher: Springer

This book features ten critical essays on ecodocumentaries written by eminent scholars from India, USA, Ireland, Finland and Turkey in the area of ecocinema studies. Situating social documentaries with explicit ecological form and content, the volume takes relational positions on political, cultural and conservational aspects of natures and cultures in
A Companion to Nordic Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 632
Authors: Mette Hjort, Ursula Lindqvist
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-31 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to Nordic Cinema presents a collection of original essays that explore one of the world’s oldest regional cinemas from its origins to the present day. Offers a comprehensive, transnational and regional account of Nordic cinema from its origins to the present day Features original contributions from more than
Ecology and Chinese-Language Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 288
Authors: Sheldon H. Lu, Haomin Gong
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-10-29 - Publisher: Routledge

This edited collection explores new developments in the burgeoning field of Chinese ecocinema, examining a variety of works from local productions to global market films, spanning the Maoist era to the present. The ten chapters examine films with ecological significance in mainland China, Hong Kong, and Taiwan, including documentaries, feature
Ecology and Contemporary Nordic Cinemas
Language: en
Pages: 272
Authors: Pietari Kääpä
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-04-24 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing USA

Ecology and Contemporary Nordic Cinemas uses a range of analytical approaches to interrogate how the traditional socio-political rhetoric of national cinema can be rethought through ecosystemic concerns, by exploring a range of Nordic films as national and transnational, regional and local texts--all with significant global implications. By synergizing transnational theories
Transnational Ecocinema
Language: en
Pages: 238
Authors: Pietari Kääpä, Tommy Gustafsson
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-01-06 - Publisher: Intellect Books

Until recently, discussion of Hollywood film has dominated much of the contemporary dialogue on ecocriticism and the cinema. Transnational Ecocinema, open up the critical debate to look at a larger variety of films from many different countries and cultures. By foregrounding these films with their economic and political contexts, the