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Author Canjels, Rudmer, 1974-

Title Distributing silent film serials [electronic resource] : local practices, changing forms, cultural transformation / Rudmer Canjels.

Imprint New York : Routledge, 2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xxii, 261 p. : ill.
Series Routledge advances in film studies ; 7
Routledge advances in film studies ; 7.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Introduction -- Film seriality and its serial uses : transition and beyond. seriality unbound -- Monopolizing episodic adventures -- Localizing serials, translating spectacle and daily life. American mysteries in France -- German spectacle from within -- Adjusting seriality in the Netherlands -- Confronting seriality in Europe and America -- Consuming new world views : American serials in Germany -- Minds that cannot condense : European serials in America -- Another time -- Overshooting in America -- Adjusting forms and diminishing uses -- Beyond the cliffhanger -- Appendix : overview of imported serial films.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Film serials -- Europe -- History and criticism.
Film serials -- United States -- History and criticism.
Silent films -- Europe -- History and criticism.
Silent films -- United States -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- Distribution.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780415877145
0203832582 (master e-book)
9780203832585 (electronic bk.)

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