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Paperback. In a fresh and invigorating look at British cinema that considers film as an art form among other arts, John Orr takes a critical look at the intriguing relationship between romanticism and modernism in British cinema. Series: Edinburgh Studies in Film. Num Pages: 208 pages, black & white halftones, figures. BIC Classification: 1DBK; APFN. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 153 x 233 x 12. Weight in Grams: 328.
Publisher
Edinburgh University Press
Number of pages
208
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
Reissue
Condition
New
SKU
V9780748649372
ISBN
9780748649372

€ 26.13

Paperback. Focuses on the visual culture of Indian cinema, specifically Bombay-based cinema since 1913. Drawing on a range of sources, this title examines Bombay cinema's unique styles, genres and themes, tracing its roots in early photography, theatre and chromolithography and its development as a visual regime that dominates Indian popular culture. Series: Envisioning Asia. Num Pages: 240 pages, 87 black & white illustrations, 34 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: 1FKA; AJRD; APF; JFD; KNTC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 234 x 158 x 14. Weight in Grams: 378.
Publisher
Reaktion Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
240
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2002
Condition
New
SKU
V9781861891242
ISBN
9781861891242

€ 32.99
€ 12.75

Paperback. A young Dawn French, bluffing her way to each BBC series, shooting Lulu, trading wild faxes with Joanna Lumley, touring India with Ruby Wax and Goldie Hawn. There's cancer, too, when she becomes 'Brave Jen'. But her biggest battle is with the bane of her life: the Laws of Procrastination. Num Pages: 304 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: APT; ASZB; BM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 198 x 130 x 24. Weight in Grams: 270.
Publisher
Penguin
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780241967263
ISBN
9780241967263

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. Series: Dress, Body, Culture. Num Pages: 176 pages, 17 bw illus. BIC Classification: AFC; AJ; AKTH; APT. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 234 x 156. Weight in Grams: 315.
Publisher
Bloomsbury Publishing PLC United Kingdom
Number of pages
176
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9780857857118
ISBN
9780857857118

€ 27.63

Paperback. In formulating a notion of filmic reality, The Reality of Film offers a novel way of understanding our relationship to cinema. It argues that cinema need not be understood in terms of its capacities to refer to, reproduce or represent reality, but should be understood in terms of the kinds of realities it has the ability to create. Num Pages: 232 pages, 1, black & white illustrations. BIC Classification: APFA. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational; (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 217 x 141 x 13. Weight in Grams: 298.
Publisher
Manchester University Press
Number of pages
230
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
V9780719091377
ISBN
9780719091377

€ 21.59

Paperback. Praised for its unabashed portrait of the Death Care industry, HBO's Six Feet Under is less about the business of death than the art of living well. It was created by Alan Ball and centres on a Pasadena undertakers run by two brothers with their mother and teenage sister making up the dysfunctional family quartet. Editor(s): Akass, Kim; McCabe, Janet. Series: Reading Contemporary Television. Num Pages: 256 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: APT; JFD. Category: (P) Professional & Vocational. Dimension: 209 x 142 x 19. Weight in Grams: 322.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2005
Condition
New
SKU
V9781850438090
ISBN
9781850438090

€ 19.46

Hardcover. One of the most influential filmmakers of the late 20th century, Derek Jarman directed cult feature films such as Jubilee (1977) and Caravaggio (1986), as well as music videos for The Smiths, the Pet Shop Boys and Marianne Faithfull. This book features key stills and sequences from the films. Editor(s): Mackay, James. Num Pages: 288 pages, 600 illustrations, 400 in colour. BIC Classification: APFB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 163 x 219 x 29. Weight in Grams: 904.
Publisher
Thames & Hudson
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Edition
1st Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780500517321
ISBN
9780500517321

€ 25.99
€ 20.03

Paperback. Num Pages: 192 pages, illustrated throughout in colour. BIC Classification: APF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 189 x 143 x 12. Weight in Grams: 296.
Publisher
FAB Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781903254431
ISBN
9781903254431

€ 10.99
€ 9.79

Paperback. Discusses the slow accretion of comics universes from the thirties onwards, the debate within the conventions of the superhero comic about whether superheroes are a good thing and the discussion within the comics fan community of the extent to which superhero comics are disfigured by misogyny and sexism. Num Pages: 288 pages. BIC Classification: AKLC; APF. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 214 x 143 x 24. Weight in Grams: 364.
Publisher
I. B. Tauris
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Condition
New
SKU
V9781845115692
ISBN
9781845115692

€ 19.46

Paperback. Through his leading role in four "Superman" films, Christopher Reeve became very closely identified with the superhero. But his riding accident which left him paralysed from the neck down showed he wasn't superhuman. However, he refuses to resign himself to the life of a quadriplegic. Num Pages: 336 pages, 16. BIC Classification: APF; BGFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 201 x 130 x 26. Weight in Grams: 244.
Publisher
Arrow
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099257288
ISBN
9780099257288

€ 13.99
€ 10.85

Paperback. Ginette Vincendeau analyses Bardot's rise to fame as a highly-acclaimed French international film star and fashion icon from her early days as a fashion model and ballet dancer to her period of 'high stardom' between 1956 and 1960. Series: Film Stars. Num Pages: 184 pages, 31 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: APB; APF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 183 x 137 x 15. Weight in Grams: 302. Series: Film Stars. 184 pages, 31 black & white halftones. Ginette Vincendeau analyses Bardot's rise to fame as a highly-acclaimed French international film star and fashion icon from her early days as a fashion model and ballet dancer to her period of 'high stardom' between 1956 and 1960. Cateogry: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). BIC Classification: APB; APF. Dimension: 183 x 137 x 15. Weight: 302.
Publisher
Palgrave Macmillan
Number of pages
184
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2013th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844574926
ISBN
9781844574926

€ 22.54

Paperback. Starting from the premise that 'everything has meaning', this title analyzes Hitchcock's films, ranging from "Rear Window" to "Psycho", and their ostensible narrative content and formal procedures to discover a proliferation of ideological and psychic mechanisms at work. Num Pages: 304 pages, figures. BIC Classification: APFA. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 235 x 156 x 23. Weight in Grams: 480.
Publisher
Verso Books United Kingdom
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2010
Edition
New and Updated Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844676217
ISBN
9781844676217

€ 26.51

Paperback. A lucid assessment of the achievements and films of actress Barbara Stanwyck. Celebrating her flexibility and range, Andrew Klevan explores Stanwyck's skilful execution in performance and her relation to the wider concerns of the classic Hollywood films she starred in, which include Stella Dallas, The Lady Eve and Double Indemnity. Series: Film Stars. Num Pages: 152 pages, 31 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1KBB; APFB; BGF. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 134 x 192 x 11. Weight in Grams: 252.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Number of pages
152
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2013th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844576487
ISBN
9781844576487

€ 22.54

Paperback. The first overview of the moving image in advertising, this far-reaching and innovative new text brings together an international ensemble of leading archivists and scholars to examine various aspects of the history, theory and practice of moving image advertising from around the world. Editor(s): Vonderau, Patrick; Florin, Bo; Klerk, Nico de. Series: Cultural Histories of Cinema. Num Pages: 324 pages, 40 black & white illustrations, biography. BIC Classification: APF; JFDV. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 174 x 239 x 23. Weight in Grams: 578.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2016
Edition
1st ed. 2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844578917
ISBN
9781844578917

€ 32.99
€ 32.73

Hardcover. Ten roles by one of today's most sought-after actors Series: Anatomy of an Actor. Num Pages: 192 pages, black & white illustrations, colour illustrations. BIC Classification: APB. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 219 x 276 x 24. Weight in Grams: 1198.
Publisher
Phaidon Press
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9780714868011
ISBN
9780714868011

€ 33.99
€ 28.06

Paperback. Bollywood has become the global term used to refer to the prolific Hindi language film industry located in Bombay. Ganti provides a guide to the cultural, social & political significance of Hindi cinema, outlining the history & structure of the Bombay film industry & its impact on popular culture. Series: Routledge Film Guidebooks. Num Pages: 288 pages, 40 black & white halftones. BIC Classification: 1FKA; APF; JFD; KNTC. Category: (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 199 x 131 x 14. Weight in Grams: 338.
Publisher
Taylor & Francis Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
288
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
2nd Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780415583886
ISBN
9780415583886

€ 31.42

Hardcover. Spanish cinema is at the cutting edge of fantastic film production: this book examines the directors, visual styles and cultural contexts that make up this popular genre and festival favourite. Num Pages: 272 pages, 20 black and white illustrations. BIC Classification: 1DSE; APFN; FM; HBTB; JFCA. Category: (UP) Postgraduate, Research & Scholarly. Dimension: 234 x 156 x 25. Weight in Grams: 567.
Publisher
I.B.Tauris
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9781784536770
ISBN
9781784536770

€ 100.08

Paperback.
Publisher
Random House USA Inc United States
Number of pages
304
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9780307719317
ISBN
9780307719317

€ 18.99
€ 14.78

Paperback. Alien, that legendary fusion of science fiction and horror, was born out of a terrible monster movie script called Star Beast. Tracing the constellation of talents that came together to produce the film, this book explores how and why this interstellar slasher movie, this old dark house in space, came to coil itself around our darkest imaginings. Series: BFI Film Classics. Num Pages: 96 pages, 60 colour illustrations. BIC Classification: APFA. Category: (U) Tertiary Education (US: College). Dimension: 192 x 138 x 8. Weight in Grams: 176.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Edition
2014th Edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844577880
ISBN
9781844577880

€ 13.99
€ 13.31

Paperback. Great new writing on television from the BFI. The Office is an obvious candidate for a classic enjoying runaway critical and commercial success it has become a TV staple Series: BFI TV Classics. Num Pages: 144 pages, illustrated. BIC Classification: APT. Category: (G) General (US: Trade); (UU) Undergraduate. Dimension: 148 x 189 x 13. Weight in Grams: 334.
Publisher
British Film Institute
Number of pages
144
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2006
Edition
annotated edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9781844570911
ISBN
9781844570911

€ 25.58