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The Globalization of Filmmaking in Latin America and the Middle East

Andrew Flibbert

in The Oxford Handbook of Film and Media Studies

Published in print September 2008 | ISBN: 9780195175967
Published online September 2012 | | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/oxfordhb/9780195175967.013.0018

Series: Oxford Handbooks of Literature

The Globalization of Filmmaking in Latin America and the Middle East

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This article explains how the globalization of filmmaking in the Middle East and in Latin America has unfolded over several decades. It discusses the economic and political foundations of the globalization of the filmmaking industry and studies globalization in Latin America and the Middle East. The article also studies the filmmaking industries in Mexico and Egypt, which have dominated their respective regions for many years.

Keywords: globalization; filmmaking; Middle East; Latin America; economic foundations; political foundations

Article.  10100 words. 

Subjects: Literature ; Film

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