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Dubbing, Film and Performance

by Charlotte Bosseaux Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (July 31, 2015)

Research on dubbing in audiovisual productions has been prolific in the past few decades, which has helped to expand our understanding of the history and impact of dubbing worldwide. Much of this work, however,...


New Visions of the Child in Italian Cinema

by Danielle Hipkins & Roger Pitt Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (August 06, 2014)

The figure of the child has long been a mainstay of Italian cinema, conventionally interpreted as a witness of adult shortcomings, a vessel of innocence, hope and renewal, or an avatar of nostalgia for the (cinematic)...


Of Empire and the City

by Maurizio Cinquegrani Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (February 11, 2014)

This book explores the cinematic representation of the city in British film from 1895 to 1914, featuring depictions of London, Glasgow, Dublin, Delhi and other British colonial cities. The author argues that...


Cinema at the Shore

by Fiona Handyside Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (January 30, 2014)

From Brigitte Bardot in her bikini at the Cannes Film Festival, to François Ozon’s intimate portrayals of grief and loss, some of the most iconic and challenging moments in French cinema are associated with...


Listening to the French New Wave

by Orlene Denice McMahon Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (March 12, 2014)

As perhaps the most studied film movement in cinematic history, the French New Wave has been analysed and criticised, romanticised and mythologised, raising the question of whether it is possible to write anything...


Opera, Exoticism and Visual Culture

by Hyunseon Lee & Naomi D. Segal Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (January 19, 2015)

As a uniquely hybrid form of artistic output, straddling music and theatre and high and popular culture, opera offers vast research possibilities not only in the field of music studies but also in the fields...


The Cinema of the Swimming Pool

by Christopher Brown & Pam Hirsch Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (July 25, 2014)

The swimming pool frequently appears in film not merely as a setting but as a dynamic site where social, political, cultural and aesthetic forces converge. What is it about this space that has so fascinated...


Between Hollywood and Godlywood

by Nathalie Dupont Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (March 16, 2015)

This book sheds new light on the relationship between conservative Christianity and Hollywood through a case study of Walden Media, which produced The Chronicles of Narnia franchise. Financed by a conservative...


Korean Screen Cultures

by Andrew David Jackson & Colette Balmain Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (December 29, 2015)

The «Korean Wave», or Hallyu phenomenon, has brought South Korean popular culture to the global population. Studies on Korean visual culture have therefore often focused on this aspect, leaving North Korea...


Mothers on Mothers

by Rebecca Feasey Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (December 29, 2015)

From Supernanny to Gilmore Girls, from Katie Price to Holly Willoughby, a wide range of examples of mothers and motherhood appear on television today. Drawing on questionnaires completed by mothers across the...


The Politics of Dubbing

by Carla Mereu Keating Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (June 16, 2016)

During the late 1920s and the 1930s, the Italian government sought various commercial and politically oriented solutions to cope with the advent of new sound technologies in cinema. The translation of foreign-language...


BBC and Television Genres in Jeopardy

by Jeremy Tunstall Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (February 20, 2015)

This book considers British television from the point of view of executive producers: the people who employ the workforce and are in charge of making all television series. The focus of the book is twenty-one...


Visions of Ireland

by B. Mairéad Pratschke Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (November 03, 2015)

The Amharc Éireann film series (literally translated as Views/Visions of Ireland) was a cultural nationalist project sponsored by Gael Linn, an organization whose mandate was the revitalization of the Irish...


The Leaving of Ireland

by Katherina Dodou & John Lynch Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (November 03, 2015)

The Leaving of Ireland brings together an international group of scholars to reflect critically on the unfolding nature of the experience of Irish cultural identity at a time when Ireland is struggling to adjust...


Ireland: Authority and Crisis

by Martine Pelletier & Carine Berbéri Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (December 04, 2015)

This volume sets out to investigate how various forms of authority in Irish culture and history have been challenged and transformed by a crisis situation. In literature and the arts, a reappraisal of the authority...


Italian Political Cinema

by Giancarlo Lombardi & Christian Uva Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (April 01, 2016)

Despite the powerful anti-political impulses that have pervaded Italian society in recent years, Italian cinema has sustained and renewed its longstanding engagement with questions of politics, both in the narrow...


Family and Dysfunction in Contemporary Irish Narrative and Film

by Marisol Morales-Ladrón Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (April 29, 2016)

Institutionalized through religious, moral and political discourses, the family has become an icon of Irish culture. Historically, the influence of the Church and the State fostered the ideal of a nuclear family...


Old Borders, New Technologies

by Paula Blair Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (April 01, 2014)

Northern Ireland is now generally regarded to be a post-conflict region since the official end to three decades of violence in 1998. However, given some of the stipulations of the Good Friday Belfast Agreement,...


The American President in Film and Television

by Gregory Frame Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (August 27, 2014)

Runner-up for the BAFTSS 2016 Best Book Award

Why are fictional US presidents everywhere on screen? How do these constructs relate to our understanding of the presidency as an institution and the United States...


The Crossings of Art in Ireland

by Ruben Moi, Brynhildur Boyce & Charles Armstrong Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (January 10, 2014)

The essays in this volume explore interartistic connections in Irish literature, drama, film and the visual arts. Within modern and postmodern culture, innovation is often driven by surprising interrelations...


Time and Space in Contemporary Greek-Cypriot Cinema

by Lisa Socrates Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (January 19, 2015)

Why does the 1974 war in Cyprus remain so dominant in Greek-Cypriot cinema? How has this event shaped the imagination of contemporary filmmakers, and how might one define the new national cinema that has emerged...


Visual Anthropology in Sardinia

by Silvio Carta Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (December 02, 2014)

Visual Anthropology in Sardinia explores the technique, style and methodology of documentary films about Sardinia, investigating how such films construct different experiences and identities, and reflecting...


Between the Eye and the World

by Elena Dagrada Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (May 04, 2015)

The point-of-view shot is usually perceived as a «natural» device, yet its naturalness is illusory. This book provides an answer to the question: «Where does the point-of-view shot come from?» It investigates...


Film and Politics in India

by Dhamu Pongiyannan Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (June 26, 2015)

In the South Indian state of Tamil Nadu, all five of the Chief Ministers since 1967 have been former actors. This provocative book debunks the notion of Bollywood as the synecdoche of Indian cinema to explore...


The Reception of Subtitles for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing in Europe

by Pablo Romero-Fresco Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (October 23, 2015)

This is the first volume to deal specifically with the quality of subtitles for the deaf and hard of hearing (SDH) in Europe, with contributions from the UK, Spain, Italy, Poland, Denmark, France and Germany....


Words in Action

by Paolo Braga Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (May 31, 2015)

Words in Action dedicates to the subject of film dialogue a comprehensive exploration. The book analyzes a wide series of examples, perfectly chosen in contemporary American mainstream cinema – from Gladiator...


Motion Pictures

by Gemma Blackwood & Andrew McGregor Peter Lang AG, Internationaler Verlag der Wissensc (August 05, 2016)

This volume examines representations and explorations of travel ideals in contemporary international cinema. It assembles work from a diverse range of academic fields including anthropology, sociology, ethnography,...