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Author Hagener, Malte, 1971-

Title Moving forward, looking back : the European avant-garde and the invention of film culture, 1919-1939 / Malte Hagener.

Imprint [Amsterdam] : Amsterdam University Press, ©2007.

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Description 1 online resource (369 pages).
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Series Film culture in transition
Film culture in transition.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 307-343) and indexes.
Filmography: pages 345-352.
Contents Introduction: avant-garde culture and technological transformations -- Reframing the historical avant-garde -- media, historiography and method -- The dialectics of self-conception -- film avant-garde and industry around 1930 -- Strategic convergence and functional differentiation -- the film societies and ciné-clubs of the 1920s and 30s -- Mapping a totality of networks, nodes and flows -- discourses as practice -- Vanishing point Soviet Union -- Soviet cinema and the West between innovation and repression -- Melodies across the oceans -- the intersection of documentary and avant-garde -- Conclusion -- bridging the gaps, connecting the dots.
Summary "Moving Forward, Looking Back : The European Avant-Garde and the Invention of Film Culture, 1913-1339 is the first concise and critical overview of this crucial period in film history. Arguing that the avant-garde should be understood as a transnational network of European scope, this book ushers in a new approach to the study of artistic movements. Such ephemeral activities as alternative screening practice, teaching, publishing, film collecting, exhibitions and film festivals in fact stand at the beginning of what came to be known as film culture ever since. The book thus argues for the lasting and continuing impact that the avant-garde has had on the cinema in general, and not just on film form and film style."--Jacket.
Note Print version record.
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Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010. MiAaHDL
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Language English.
Subject Motion pictures -- Europe -- History.
Experimental films -- Europe -- History and criticism.
Films expérimentaux -- Europe -- Histoire.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- Reference.
PERFORMING ARTS -- Film & Video -- General.
Society and social sciences.
Society and culture: general.
The arts.
Film, TV and radio.
Experimental films. (OCoLC)fst00918452
Motion pictures. (OCoLC)fst01027285
Europe. (OCoLC)fst01245064
Avant-garde.
Cultfilms.
Europa (geografie)
Experimentalfilm
Europa.
Indexed Term Culture and instituten
Culture and institutions
Film
Motion pictures
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Criticism, interpretation, etc. (OCoLC)fst01411635
History. (OCoLC)fst01411628
Other Form: Print version: Hagener, Malte, 1971- Moving forward, looking back. [Amsterdam] : Amsterdam University Press, ©2007 9789053569610 9053569618 (DLC) 2008400757 (OCoLC)148675600
ISBN 9789048501663 (electronic bk.)
9048501660 (electronic bk.)
9789048501670 (electronic bk.)
9048501679 (electronic bk.)
1281191175
9781281191175
9789053569610 (hbk.)
9053569618 (hbk.)
9789053569603 (pbk.)
905356960X (pbk.)
Standard No. 10.5117/9789053569610 doi
AU@ 000051333961
DEBBG BV043072474
DEBBG BV044133486
DEBSZ 421936665
GBVCP 802592201
NZ1 13859523
GBVCP 100359266X

 
    
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