The collapse of the conventional : German film and its politics at the turn of the twenty-first century / edited by Jaimey Fisher and Brad Prager
Detroit: Wayne State University Press, c2010.
Call No: 71(430):45:32 COL Author: Fisher, Jaimey (ed.); Prager, Brad (ed.) Source: US Place: Detroit Publisher: Wayne State University Press PubDate: c2010 PhysDes: vi, 431 p. : ill. ; 23 cm Series: Contemporary approaches to film and television series Subject: POLITICAL FILMS; POLITICS AND THE CINEMA; POLITICS IN FILMS; GERMANY; AESTHETICS; HISTORY AND THE CINEMA. GERMANY; HISTORY OF CINEMA. GERMANY; STALINGRAD (GG, Joseph Vilsmaier, 1992); DOWNFALL (GG, Oliver Hirschbiegel, 2004)SEE
UNTERGANG, DER; UNTERGANG, DER (G, Oliver Hirschbiegel, 2004); ROSENSTRASSE (US/BE/NE, Margarethe von Trotta, 2004); NO PLACE TO GO (GG, Oskar Rohler, 2000)
UNBERUHRBARE, DIE; UNBERUHRBARE, DIE (GG, Oskar Rohler, 2000); LIVES OF OTHERS, THE (GE, Florian Henckel Von Donnersarck, 2006)SEE
LEBEN DER ANDEREN, DAS (GE, Florian Henckel Von Donnersarck, 2006); LEBEN DER ANDEREN, DAS (GE, Florian Henckel Von Donnersarck, 2006) Summary: "Fisher and Prager have assembled a significant group of essays by the emerging generation of German cinema experts in the U.S. The anthology is the first serious attempt to retell the history of the New German Cinema and the 'consensus' cinema of the 1900s through the lens of contemporary, post-2000 films in all their diversity. Film scholars, students of the German cinema, and the general reading public will discover here why 'Deutsches Kino' is once again in the limelight. " -- Marc Silberman Notes: Includes bibliographical references and index; Includes filmography ISBN: 9780814333778 Contents: -- Introduction / Jaimey Fisher and Brad Prager -- Imitation of life: the aesthetics of Agfacolor in recent historical cinema / Jennifer M. Kapczynski -- Public viewing: soccer patriotism and post-cinema / Lutz Koepnick -- More war stories: Stalingrad and downfall / Elisabeth Krimmer -- Neofeminist mutterfilm? the emotional politics of Margarethe von Trotta's Rosenstrasse / Anna M. Parkinson -- Dresden: the return of history as soap / Wilfried Wilms -- Terrains vagues: landscapes of unification in Oskar Roehler's No place to go / Johannes von Moltke -- German historical film as production trend: European heritage cinema and melodrama in The lives of others / Jaimey Fisher -- A world of objects: consumer culture in filmic reconstructions of the GDR / Michael D. Richardson -- Playing hide-and-seek with tradition: games, aesthetic form, and social critique in German cinema following the Wende / John E. Davidson -- Imaging Germany: the (political) cinema of Christian Petzold / Marco Abel -- Christoph Hochhausler's This very moment: the Berlin school and the politics of spatial aesthetics in the German-Polish borderlands / Kristin Kopp -- Die fetten Jahre sind vorbei: Edukating the post-left generation / Roger F. Cook -- The global elsewhere: Ursula Biemann's Multimedia countergeography / Barbara Mennel -- Glimpses of freedom: the reemergence of utopian longing in German cinema / Brad Prager -- works cited -- filmography -- contributors -- index -- More info
Remapping cinema, remaking history : XIVth Biennial Conference of the Film and History Association of Australia and New Zealand: Refereed Abstracts / edited by Catherine Fowler and Rochelle Simmons
Dunedin, NZ: University of Otago - Department of Media, Film & Communication, 2008.
Call No: 45:93HIS Author: Film and History Associationof Australia and New Zealand Conference (14th : 2008 : Dunedin, NZ) Source: NZ Place: Dunedin, NZ Publisher: University of Otago - Department of Media, Film & Communication PubDate: 2008 PhysDes: v, 223 p. ; 21 cm Subject: CONFERENCES. AUSTRALIA. FILM AND HISTORY; HOLLYWOOD MEMORY IN FILMS; MOTION PICTURES EUROPEAN; MOTION PICTURES - HISTORY; NEW ZEALAND; ASHBY, HAL; SCHLESINGER, JOHN; HALL, CONRAD; COPPOLA, FRANCIS FORD; NICHOLS, MIKE; CIMINO, MICHAEL; ALTMAN, ROBERT; KUBRICK, STANLEY; HILL, WALTER; SPIELBERG, STEVEN; KAURISMAKI, AKI; MILLER, GEORGE; FRENCH CONNECTION, THE (US, William Friedkin, 1971); ONE FROM THE HEART (US, Francis Ford Coppola, 1982); DAY OF THE LOCUST, THE (US, John Schlesinger, 1975); WITCHES OF EASTWICK, THE (US, George Miller, 1987); GODFATHER [...], THE (US, Francis Ford Coppola, 1972-); GRADUATE, THE (US, Mike Nichols, 1967); STREETS OF FIRE (US, Walter Hill, 1984); LONG GOODBYE, THE (US, Robert Altman, 1973); MCCABE AND MRS MILLER (US, Robert Altman, 1971); SHINING, THE (UK, Stanley Kubrick, 1980); SUGARLAND EXPRESS, THE (US, Steven Spielberg, 1974); KENNY (AT, Clayton Jacobson, 2006); SYLVIA (NZ, Michael Firth, 1985); RED ROAD (UK/DK, Andrea Arnold, 2006); THIS IS ENGLAND (UK, Shane Meadows, 2006); STALINGRAD (GG, Joseph Vilsmaier, 1992); BAND OF BROTHERS (US, David Frannel & Tom Hanks & David Leland & Richard Loncraine & David Nutter & Phil Alden Robinson & Mikael Salomon & Tony To, 2001) Summary: The film and history conference is held every two years and is an opportunity for international scholars, archivists and filmmakers to present their thoughts on recent debates and events in the fields of film history, history and film, national and transnational cinemas, film theory, film practice, and the importance of cinema to specific communities Notes: "27-30 November 2008"- cover includes bibliographical reference and index ISBN: 9780473138899; 9780473148867 Contents: v.1 refereed abstracts/ edited by Catherine Fowler and Rochelle Simmons- v. 2 select refereed papers/ edited by Hilary Radner and Pam fosser; Part 1: Re-thinking Film History. 1. What's new about New Cinema History/ Kate Bowles and Richard Maltby--Part 2: Memory and History 2. Fixing visual memories and history: film and the Chinese Cultural Revolution/ Paul Clark-- 3. Folding History back on itself / Dirk de Bruyn -- 4. Testimony and Memory : rewriteable video memoirs / Stephen Goddard -- Part 3: Australia and New Zealand. 5. this land speaks for " Us" : the price of milk and the articulation of New Zealand's "Difficult" history/ Scott Wilson -- the location of referents: double time, atemporality and colonial heritage cinema/ Olivia Macassey -- Part 4: European Narratives. 7. Still in the shadows : reconsidering history through intertextual references in Aki Kaurismaki's European films/ Sanna Peden-- 8. Imaging/imagining a history of violence: Red Road and This is England/ Steven Allen--9. " I am not a Nazi": The past as present in portrayals of wartime German forces in Stalingrad and Band of Brothers/ Stephanie Cousineau--10. Neoliberalism and the fate of the collective in recent German cinema/ Simon Ryan-- Part 5: Music and Historical Representation-- 11. The representation of Rapanui 9 Easter Island) in feature film/ Dan Bendrups-- 12. Beating the East german blues: musical representations of freedom in Leander Haussmann's Sonnenallee and Michael Schorr's Schultze gets the Blues/ Andrew Wright Hurley--Part 6 : Historical Fictions? Documentary, Mockumentary and the Biopic--13. Getting the story crooked: Errol Morris and Narrativist Historiography/ Pam Fossen -- Kenny and Australian cinema in the Howard era/ Lisa Milner -- 15. The life of Lady Lazarus? An analysis of the film Sylvia as historical document/Bronwyn Polaschek-- Part 7: Considering Hollywood -- 16. Battling Hollywood: The 1930 Trade War between the New Zealand government and Hollywood/ David Newman -- 17. Reality and pictoriality : Hollywood style from the 1970s to the 1980s/ Paul Ramaeker More info