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By Sally Faulkner

ISBN-10: 0826416667

ISBN-13: 9780826416667

ISBN-10: 0826416675

ISBN-13: 9780826416674

A heritage of Spanish Film explores Spanish movie from the beginnings of the to the current day via combining the most intriguing paintings happening in movie stories with one of the most pressing questions that experience preoccupied twentieth-century Spain. It addresses new questions in movie stories, like 'prestige movie' and 'middlebrow cinema', and locations those within the context of a rustic outlined by means of social mobility, together with the Twenties commercial growth, the Forties post-Civil warfare melancholy, and the mass stream into the center sessions from the Sixties onwards. shut textual research of a few forty two motion pictures from 1910-2010 offers a particularly beneficial street into the examine of this cinema for the student.

- Uniquely bargains vast shut readings of forty two motion pictures, that are specifically important to scholars and academics of Spanish cinema.
- Analyses Spanish silent cinema and movies of the Franco period in addition to modern examples.
- Interrogates film's family members with different media, together with literature, pictorial paintings and television.
- Explores either 'auteur' and 'popular' cinemas.
- Establishes 'prestige' and the 'middlebrow' as an important new phrases in Spanish cinema studies.
- Considers the transnationality of Spanish cinema all through its century of existence.
- modern administrators lined during this e-book comprise Almodóvar, Bollaín, Díaz Yanes and more.

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