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Film & Politics In The Third World

Film & Politics In The Third World

John D.H. Downing (Editor)

  • Publisher: Autonomedia
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Pages: 320
  • Released: Jan 12, 1987
  • ISBN-13: 9780936756318


The only anthology of its kind in English, this book offers crucial treatments of the best-known individuals and leading national cinemas from all over the Third World. Contributing chapters range from analyses of a number of critical single films and interviews with well-known directors to studies of national film industries to political/aesthetic manifestos. Film & Politics examines media politics from West Africa to North America, with stops in Morocco, Algeria, Iran, Turkey, India, China, the Philippines, Brazil, Chile, Bolivia, and Cuba along the way.

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