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Product Description: Book by Wambach, Helen

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9780553254945, titled "Life Before Life" | Reissue edition (Bantam Books, May 1, 1984), cover price $3.95 | also contains Life Before Life | About this edition: Book by Wambach, Helen

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Product Description: Rogue filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (b. 1968) rocketed to fame with his ultra-low-budget film El Mariachi (1992). The Spanish-language action film, and the making-of book that accompanied it, were inspirational to filmmakers trying to work with the most meager of resources...read more
By Zachary Ingle (editor)

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9781617032714 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 13, 2012, cover price $65.00 | About this edition: Rogue filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (b.

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9781617032721 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, March 9, 2012, cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Rogue filmmaker Robert Rodriguez (b.

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Product Description: Taking its cue from Deleuze's definition of minor cinema as one which engages in a creative act of becoming, this collection explores the multifarious ways that music has been used in the cinemas of various countries in Australasia, Africa, Latin America and even in Europe that have hitherto received little attention...read more
By German Gil-curiel (editor)

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9781628926675, titled "Film Music in 'Minor' National Cinemas" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 25, 2016, cover price $130.00 | About this edition: Taking its cue from Deleuze's definition of minor cinema as one which engages in a creative act of becoming, this collection explores the multifarious ways that music has been used in the cinemas of various countries in Australasia, Africa, Latin America and even in Europe that have hitherto received little attention.

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9781501320224 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 24, 2017), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Taking its cue from Deleuze's definition of minor cinema as one which engages in a creative act of becoming, this collection explores the multifarious ways that music has been used in the cinemas of various countries in Australasia, Africa, Latin America and even in Europe that have hitherto received little attention.

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Product Description: Romantic love overwhelms 1950s Bombay cinema. Love and romance is evident in the themes, lyrics and visual aesthetics of films of the period, as it is in the publicity and gossip surrounding films and film stars. Love in cinema becomes significant when social reality constrains its quotidian experience and expression...read more

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9781107117211 | Cambridge Univ Pr, February 29, 2016, cover price $99.99 | About this edition: Romantic love overwhelms 1950s Bombay cinema.

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Product Description: The definitive contacts resource for filmaking professionals!   The product of The Writers Store's three-plus decades working directly with the people behind the world's favorite films, the Hollywood Producer's Directory is a collection of production contacts for professional filmmakers and producers...read more
By Dinah Perez (editor)

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9781440347368 | 2 edition (F & W Pubns Inc, May 12, 2017), cover price $69.99 | About this edition: The definitive contacts resource for filmaking professionals!

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Product Description: The two primary goals of this ambitious study are to provide a new framework in which to interpret the films of Michael Haneke, including Funny Games, Caché, and others, and to show how the concept of intermediality can be used to expand the possibilities of film and media studies, tying the two more closely together...read more

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9780810134607 | Northwestern Univ Pr, March 15, 2017, cover price $99.95 | About this edition: The two primary goals of this ambitious study are to provide a new framework in which to interpret the films of Michael Haneke, including Funny Games, Caché, and others, and to show how the concept of intermediality can be used to expand the possibilities of film and media studies, tying the two more closely together.

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9780810134591 | Reprint edition (Northwestern Univ Pr, March 15, 2017), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: The two primary goals of this ambitious study are to provide a new framework in which to interpret the films of Michael Haneke, including Funny Games, Caché, and others, and to show how the concept of intermediality can be used to expand the possibilities of film and media studies, tying the two more closely together.

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Product Description: Cubism and futurism were closely related movements that vied with each other in the economy of renown. Perception, dynamism, and the dynamism of perception―these were the issues that passed back and forth between the two. Cubism, Futurism, and Technologies of the Spirit: Spiritual Machines and the Cinematic Effect shows how movement became, in the traditional visual arts, a central factor with the advent of the cinema: gone were the days when an artwork strived merely to lift experience out the realm of change and flow...read more

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9781771122450 | Wilfrid Laurier Univ Pr, March 15, 2017, cover price $85.00 | About this edition: Cubism and futurism were closely related movements that vied with each other in the economy of renown.

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Product Description: Breaking the Spell offers the first full-length study that charts the historical trajectory of anarchist-inflected video activism from the late 1960s to the present. Video plays an increasingly important role among activists in the growing global resistance against neoliberal capitalism...read more

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9781629632339 | Pm Pr, March 1, 2017, cover price $24.95 | About this edition: Breaking the Spell offers the first full-length study that charts the historical trajectory of anarchist-inflected video activism from the late 1960s to the present.

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Product Description: Can you live your life by what The Twilight Zone has to teach you? Yes, and maybe you should. The proof is in this lighthearted collection of life lessons, ground rules, inspirational thoughts, and stirring reminders found in Rod Serling’s timeless fantasy series...read more

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9781250082374 | Thomas Dunne Books, February 28, 2017, cover price $25.99 | About this edition: Can you live your life by what The Twilight Zone has to teach you?

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Product Description: In Dying in Full Detail Jennifer Malkowski explores digital media's impact on one of documentary film's greatest taboos: the recording of death. Despite technological advances that allow for the easy creation and distribution of death footage, digital media often fail to live up to their promise to reveal the world in greater fidelity...read more

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9780822363002 | Duke Univ Pr, February 24, 2017, cover price $84.95 | About this edition: In Dying in Full Detail Jennifer Malkowski explores digital media's impact on one of documentary film's greatest taboos: the recording of death.

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9780822363156 | Duke Univ Pr, February 24, 2017, cover price $23.95 | About this edition: In Dying in Full Detail Jennifer Malkowski explores digital media's impact on one of documentary film's greatest taboos: the recording of death.

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Product Description: Few European male actors have been as iconic and influential for generations of filmgoers as Alain Delon. Emblematic of a modern, European masculinity, Delon's appeal spanned cultures and continents. From his breakthrough as the first on-screen Tom Ripley in Purple Noon in 1960, through two legendary performances in Rocco and His Brothers and The Leopard in the early 1960s, to his roles in some of Jean-Pierre Melville's most celebrated films noirs, Delon came to embody the flair and stylishness of the European thriller as one of France's most recognizable film stars...read more
By Nick Rees-roberts (editor) and Darren Waldron (editor)

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9781623567606, titled "Alain Delon: Style, Stardom, and Masculinity" | Bloomsbury USA Academic, August 27, 2015, cover price $110.00 | About this edition: Few European male actors have been as iconic and influential for generations of filmgoers as Alain Delon.

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9781501320125 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $39.95 | also contains Alain Delon: Style, Stardom and Masculinity | About this edition: Few European male actors have been as iconic and influential for generations of filmgoers as Alain Delon.
9780312153601, titled "The St. Martin''s Guide to Writing" | 5th edition (Bedford/st Martins, February 1, 1997), cover price $7.10 | also contains Alain Delon: Style, Stardom and Masculinity, St. Martin''s Guide to Writing | About this edition: The best-selling college rhetoric for over 20 years, The St.

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Product Description: Few European male actors have been as iconic and influential for generations of filmgoers as Alain Delon. Emblematic of a modern, European masculinity, Delon's appeal spanned cultures and continents. From his breakthrough as the first on-screen Tom Ripley in Purple Noon in 1960, through two legendary performances in Rocco and His Brothers and The Leopard in the early 1960s, to his roles in some of Jean-Pierre Melville's most celebrated films noirs, Delon came to embody the flair and stylishness of the European thriller as one of France's most recognizable film stars...read more
By Nick Rees-roberts (editor) and Darren Waldron (editor)

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9781501320125 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 23, 2017, cover price $39.95 | also contains Alain Delon: Style, Stardom and Masculinity | About this edition: Few European male actors have been as iconic and influential for generations of filmgoers as Alain Delon.
9780312153601, titled "The St. Martin''s Guide to Writing" | 5th edition (Bedford/st Martins, February 1, 1997), cover price $7.10 | also contains Alain Delon: Style, Stardom and Masculinity, St. Martin''s Guide to Writing | About this edition: The best-selling college rhetoric for over 20 years, The St.

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Product Description: In the past fifteen years, nonfiction cinema has experienced something of a renaissance in America. A slew of formally ambitious films have emerged, spanning from 1998, when future Hollywood director Bennett Miller's low-fi The Cruise proved that digital video could be theatrical with a narrative hook and a compelling subject/star, to 2013, when two Harvard-connected masterpieces, Leviathan and The Act of Killing, received massive critical success, the crashing of long-building tidal wave...read more

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9781941629055 | Critical Pr, February 14, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: In the past fifteen years, nonfiction cinema has experienced something of a renaissance in America.

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Product Description: Narrative Theory and Adaptation offers a concise introduction to narrative theory in jargon-free language and shows how this theory can be deployed to interpret Spike Jonze's critically acclaimed 2002 film Adaptation. Understanding narrative theory is crucial to make sense of the award-winning film Adaptation...read more
By Todd McGowan (editor)

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9781501308383 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2017, cover price $75.00 | About this edition: Narrative Theory and Adaptation offers a concise introduction to narrative theory in jargon-free language and shows how this theory can be deployed to interpret Spike Jonze's critically acclaimed 2002 film Adaptation.

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9781501308406 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, February 9, 2017, cover price $19.95 | About this edition: Narrative Theory and Adaptation offers a concise introduction to narrative theory in jargon-free language and shows how this theory can be deployed to interpret Spike Jonze's critically acclaimed 2002 film Adaptation.

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Product Description: The history of documentary has been one of adaptation and change, as docu-mentarists have harnessed the affordances of emerging technology. In the last decade interactive documentaries (i-docs) have become established as a new field of practice within non-fiction storytelling...read more
By Mandy Rose (editor)

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9780231181228 | Wallflower Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $90.00 | About this edition: The history of documentary has been one of adaptation and change, as documentarists have harnessed the affordances of emerging technology.

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9780231181235 | Reprint edition (Wallflower Pr, February 7, 2017), cover price $30.00 | About this edition: The history of documentary has been one of adaptation and change, as docu-mentarists have harnessed the affordances of emerging technology.

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Product Description: The release of Italian director Dario Argento's Deep Red in 1975 saw both a return to form for the director and the crystallization of tropes of the giallo genre. While the film's immense popularity in Italy spawned a wave of copy-cat formula thrillers, this enthusiastic reception was not replicated by English-speaking audiences on its theatrical release...read more

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9780231181211 | Wallflower Pr, February 7, 2017, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: The release of Italian director Dario Argento's Deep Red in 1975 saw both a return to form for the director and the crystallization of tropes of the giallo genre.

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Product Description: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b. 1939) interviewed some of cinema's great masters: Orson Welles, Alfred Hitchcock, John Ford, and others. Since becoming an acclaimed filmmaker himself, he has given countless interviews to the press about his own career...read more
By Peter Tonguette (editor)

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9781628461848 | Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2015, cover price $50.00 | About this edition: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b.

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9781496809643 | Reprint edition (Univ Pr of Mississippi, February 1, 2017), cover price $25.00 | About this edition: Before he was the Academy Award-nominated director of The Last Picture Show, Peter Bogdanovich (b.
9780345386786, titled "The Little Girl Book: Everything You Need to Know to Raise a Daughter Today" | Reprint edition (Ballantine Books, April 1, 1996), cover price $5.99 | also contains The Little Girl Book: Everything You Need to Know to Raise a Daughter Today | About this edition: A step-by-step guide for parents covering every period of their daughter's development from birth through early school years includes information on creating a 'non-sexist' environment, fostering independence, and dealing with moodiness.

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Product Description: The Beauty and the Beast legend has a universal appeal; the tale exists in numerous versions throughout the world. After all of its ups and downs, Disney's Beauty and the Beast was released in 1991 to rave reviews and record-breaking business...read more

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9781484758373 | Dlx upd edition (Disney Editions, January 31, 2017), cover price $50.00 | About this edition: The Beauty and the Beast legend has a universal appeal; the tale exists in numerous versions throughout the world.
9781423124818 | Reprint edition (Disney Editions, August 31, 2010), cover price $40.00 | About this edition: The Beauty and the Beast legend has a universal appeal; the fairy tale exists in numerous versions throughout the world.

By Media Lab Books (corporate author)

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9781942556411 | Collectors edition (Media Lab Books, January 24, 2017), cover price $24.99

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Product Description: From the Battle of the Somme (1916) through to American Sniper (2014), war and military history has been a staple of the film industry. This new study details fifty of the greatest war films, including classics such as All Quiet on the Western Front (1930) and The Bridge on the River Kwai (1957), and Hollywood epics such as The Dirty Dozen (1967) and Apocalypse Now (1979)...read more

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9781472820006 | Osprey Pub Co, January 24, 2017, cover price $18.00 | About this edition: From the Battle of the Somme (1916) through to American Sniper (2014), war and military history has been a staple of the film industry.

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Product Description: Over the last 75 years, superheroes have been portrayed most often as male, heterosexual, white, and able-bodied. Today, a time when many of these characters are billion-dollar global commodities, there are more female superheroes, more queer superheroes, more superheroes of color, and more disabled superheroes--but not many more...read more

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9781501316562 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 8, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Over the last 75 years, superheroes have been portrayed most often as male, heterosexual, white, and able-bodied.

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9781501316579 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, September 8, 2016), cover price $29.95 | About this edition: Over the last 75 years, superheroes have been portrayed most often as male, heterosexual, white, and able-bodied.

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Product Description: Since the 1980s the number of women regularly directing films has increased significantly in most Western countries; in France, Claire Denis and Catherine Breillat have joined Agnès Varda in gaining international renown, while British directors Lynne Ramsay and Andrea Arnold have forged award-winning careers in feature film...read more

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9781623562922 | Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Since the 1980s the number of women regularly directing films has increased significantly in most Western countries; in France, Claire Denis and Catherine Breillat have joined Agnès Varda in gaining international renown, while British directors Lynne Ramsay and Andrea Arnold have forged award-winning careers in feature film.

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9781623565817 | Reprint edition (Bloomsbury USA Academic, January 12, 2017), cover price $34.95 | About this edition: Since the 1980s the number of women regularly directing films has increased significantly in most Western countries; in France, Claire Denis and Catherine Breillat have joined Agnès Varda in gaining international renown, while British directors Lynne Ramsay and Andrea Arnold have forged award-winning careers in feature film.

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Product Description: Despite its association with the broadly disparaged rape-revenge category, Abel Ferrara’s Ms. 45 is today considered one of the most significant feminist cult films of the 1980s. Straddling mainstream, arthouse, and exploitation film contexts, Ms...read more

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9780231179850 | Wallflower Pr, January 10, 2017, cover price $15.00 | About this edition: Despite its association with the broadly disparaged rape-revenge category, Abel Ferrara’s Ms.

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