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Hollywood Hybrids: Mixing Genres in Contemporary Films (Film Studies: Genre and Beyond)

by Ira Jaffe

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Published by Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, Inc. .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Film theory & criticism,
  • Motion Pictures Of Specific Genres,
  • Performing Arts,
  • Pop Arts / Pop Culture,
  • Cinema/Film: Book,
  • Film & Video - History & Criticism,
  • Performing Arts / Film / General,
  • Film & Video - General,
  • Film genres,
  • Motion pictures,
  • United States

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages176
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10721605M
    ISBN 100742539512
    ISBN 109780742539518

    Hollywood hybrids: mixing genres in contemporary films / Ira Jaffe. PN U6 J23 Allegories of cinema: American film in the sixties / David E. James. SUMMARY: "In all film there is the desire to capture the motion of life, to refuse immobility," Agnes Varda has noted. But to capture the reality of human experience, cinema must fasten on stillness and inaction as much as motion.

    Reading Films. Ira Jaffe, professor emeritus and former chair of the Department of Media Arts at the University of New Mexico (hey, I slept through more than one of his lectures!), will sign copies of his new book, Hollywood Hybrids: Mixing Genres in Contemporary Films, at the UNM Bookstore on Saturday, Feb. The book examines how filmmakers like Quentin Tarantino, David Lynch, Todd Haynes. Hollywood hybrids: mixing genres in contemporary films โดย Ira Jaffe Classifying films by genre is useful, to a point. But how do you descr.

      Ira Jaffe is founder and former chair of the Department of Cinematic Arts at the University of New Mexico. He is author of Slow Movies: Countering the Cinema of Action () & Hollywood Hybrids: Mixing Genres in Contemporary Films (). Jaffe has written about Robert Altman, Charlie Chaplin, Orson Welles & Errol Morris for magazines, such as. True: A History of Exploitation Films, Studying Indian Cinema Horror at the Drive-In (Conversations with Filmmakers Series) Hollywood Hybrids: Mixing Genres in Contemporary Films (Genre and Beyond: A Film Studies Series) Hitchcock and The Movie List Book: Hundreds of Fun and Fascinating Lists of Films by Their Settings.


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Through close readings of films by U.S. filmmakers such as Quentin Tarantino, David Lynch, Errol Morris, Todd Haynes, and Joel and Ethan Coen, Hollywood Hybrids studies provocative, disorienting strategies of genre mixing in contemporary cinema.

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