New PDF release: A Companion to the War Film

By Douglas A. Cunningham,John C. Nelson

ISBN-10: 1118288890

ISBN-13: 9781118288894

A spouse to the conflict Film includes 27 unique essays that learn all facets of the style, from the conventional conflict movie, to the recent worldwide nature of conflicts, and the varied codecs that struggle tales imagine in today’s electronic culture.

  • Includes new works from skilled and rising students that extend the scope of the style through making use of clean theoretical ways and archival assets to the examine of the warfare film
  • Moves past the constrained confines of “the strive against movie” to hide home-front motion pictures, overseas and overseas language motion pictures, and more than a few conflicts and time periods
  • Addresses complicated questions of gender, race, compelled internment, overseas terrorism, and warfare protest in movies akin to Full steel Jacket, stable Kill, Grace is long past, Gran Torino, The Messenger, Snow Falling on Cedars, So Proudly We Hail, Tae Guk Gi: The Brotherhood of warfare, soft Comrade, and 0 darkish Thirty
  • Provides a nuanced imaginative and prescient of struggle movie that brings the style firmly into the 21st Century and issues the best way for stimulating destiny scholarship

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