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Cinemas of the Black Diaspora Diversity, Dependence, and Oppositionality (Contemporary Film and Television Series) by Michael T. Martin

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Published by Wayne State University Press .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Black studies,
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Specific Groups In Film,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Motion pictures,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Telecommunications,
  • African Americans in the motion picture industry,
  • African Americans in motion pi,
  • African Americans in the motio,
  • Blacks in motion pictures,
  • Blacks in the motion picture i,
  • Blacks in the motion picture industry

Book details:

The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages540
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9565189M
ISBN 100814325874
ISBN 109780814325872

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Cinemas of the Black Diaspora examines the impact on film-making of Western culture, capitalist production and distribution methods, and colonialism and the continuing neo-colonial status of the.   Organised in three parts, the study first explores cinema in the black Diaspora along cultural and political lines, analysing the works of a radical and aesthetically alternative cinema. The book proceeds to group black cinemas by geographical sites, including Africa, the Caribbean and South America, Europe, and North America, to provide global context for comparative and case study Author: Michael T. Martin. Cinemas of the Black diaspora: diversity, dependence, and oppositionality / edited by Michael T. Martin. Format Book Published Detroit: Wayne State University Press, Description xv, p. ; 24 cm. Other contributors Martin, Michael T. Series Contemporary film and television series Notes. Cinemas of the Black Diaspora consists of critical essays, interviews, and manifestos that both clarify and question such accepted (and sometimes disputed) categories as Third World cinema, national cinema, Black cinema, international cinema, and diaspora cinema.4/5(1).

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