By Sally Faulkner
- Uniquely deals vast shut readings of forty two motion pictures, that are in particular beneficial to scholars and lecturers of Spanish cinema.
- Analyses Spanish silent cinema and flicks of the Franco period in addition to modern examples.
- Interrogates film's relatives with different media, together with literature, pictorial artwork and television.
- Explores either 'auteur' and 'popular' cinemas.
- Establishes 'prestige' and the 'middlebrow' as the most important new phrases in Spanish cinema studies.
- Considers the transnationality of Spanish cinema all through its century of existence.
- modern administrators lined during this publication comprise Almodóvar, Bollaín, Díaz Yanes and more.
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