Coverart for item
The Resource National identity in global cinema : how movies explain the world, Carlo Celli

National identity in global cinema : how movies explain the world, Carlo Celli

Label
National identity in global cinema : how movies explain the world
Title
National identity in global cinema
Title remainder
how movies explain the world
Statement of responsibility
Carlo Celli
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
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 --
Member of
Assigning source
Provided by Publisher
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1963-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Celli, Carlo
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Italian and Italian American studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • National characteristics in motion pictures
  • Culture in motion pictures
Label
National identity in global cinema : how movies explain the world, Carlo Celli
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- China's Confucian, misogynistic nationalism -- Finland's rural urban split -- A certain suicidal tendency in French cinema -- The promises of India -- The Iranian divide -- Italian circularity -- Death in Mexico -- Ukrainian dualism -- America's Civil War and Hollywood's pragmatism -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17197193
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9780230108820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (DLC) 2010025761
  • (OCoLC)607977743
Label
National identity in global cinema : how movies explain the world, Carlo Celli
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction -- China's Confucian, misogynistic nationalism -- Finland's rural urban split -- A certain suicidal tendency in French cinema -- The promises of India -- The Iranian divide -- Italian circularity -- Death in Mexico -- Ukrainian dualism -- America's Civil War and Hollywood's pragmatism -- Conclusion
Control code
FIEb17197193
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
180 pages
Isbn
9780230108820
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (DLC) 2010025761
  • (OCoLC)607977743

Library Locations

    • Badia FiesolanaBorrow it
      Via dei Roccettini 9, San Domenico di Fiesole, 50014, IT
      43.803074 11.283055
Processing Feedback ...