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‘A discreet character?’ Action spaces and architectural specificity in French poetic realist cinema

Ben McCann.

in Screen

January 2004; p ublished online January 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Film; Television. 0 words.

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‘A fine and private place’: the cinematic spaces of the London Underground

Charlotte Brunsdon.

in Screen

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Film; Television. 8219 words.

This article explores the attraction of underground railways as a setting in film through the detailed analysis of several films from the second half of the ...

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A. J. Raffles and Arsène Lupin in Literature, Theatre, and Film: On the Transnational Adaptations of Popular Fiction (1905–30)

Federico Pagello.

in Adaptation

December 2013; p ublished online March 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Literature; Film; Television. 7986 words.

As a consequence of the accelerating technological development and the impact of cultural globalisation, the transnational aspects of the process of adaptation have become increasingly...

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‘A kind of recreative school for the whole family’: making cinema respectable, 1907–09

Lee Grieveson.

in Screen

January 2001; p ublished online January 2001 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Film; Television. 0 words.

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“A Stretch of Time”

J. P. Kelly.

in Time in Television Narrative

July 2012; p ublished online March 2014 .

Chapter. Subjects: Television. 5372 words.

A number of series, such as 24, bear the hallmarks of so-called “network time,” namely acceleration and real-time. Although scholars maintain that “network time” is the dominant temporality...

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Abderrahmane Sissako and the poetics of engaged expatriation

Akin Adesokan.

in Screen

January 2010; p ublished online January 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Film; Television. 9616 words.

This essay attempts a preliminary conceptualization of the cinema of Abderrahmane Sissako through his formal treatment of expatriation, intellectualism and genre. The essay recognizes that null...

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Abel Gance

Paul Cuff.

in Cinema and Media Studies

P ublished online April 2017 .

Article. Subjects: Media Studies; Film; Radio; Television. 7562 words.

Although Abel Gance (1889–1981) is now recognized as a major figure of early cinema, he often struggled to find acceptance of his work in established canons of taste. As Jean Epstein wrote...

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ABRAHAM, David (<i>born</i> 1963), Chief Executive, Channel Four, since 2010

in Who's Who

P ublished online November 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Social and Cultural History; Media Studies; Television. 107 words.

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Absorption and theatricality in the cinema: some thoughts on narrative and spectacle

Richard Rushton.

in Screen

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Film; Television. 1824 words.

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