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National Identity in Global Cinema How Movies Explain the World

ISBN-10: 1137379022

ISBN-13: 9781137379023

Edition: 2011

Authors: Carlo Celli

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Description:

What makes an Italian film Italian or a French film French? Are Hollywood films really American? This study reveals how centralization, common language, and narrative convention express the cultural heritages within the national cinemas of nine countries. Celli brings critical theory and artistic expression back into equilibrium with a method that demonstrates how popular cinema truly can explain the world, one country at a time.
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Book details

Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date: 12/4/2013
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 178
Size: 5.50" wide x 8.25" long x 0.50" tall
Weight: 0.506
Language: English

Carlo Celli is Assistant Professor of Italian and Film Studies at Bowling Green State University.