Download e-book for kindle: Cinema and Popular Geo-politics by Marcus Power

By Marcus Power

With a close diversity of ways, this new assortment investigates how cinematic narratives can and feature been used to painting varied political 'threats' and 'dangers'.

Including a number chapters with a modern concentration, it experiences concerns such as:

  • how the geopolitical global has been developed via movie

  • how cinema gives you explanatory narratives during times of cultural and political nervousness, uneasiness and uncertainty.

Examining the ways that movie affects upon renowned understandings of nationwide id and the altering geopolitical global, the publication appears at how audiences make experience of the (geo)political messages and meanings contained inside of numerous motion pictures - from the U.S. productions of Hollywood, to Palestinian, Mexican, British, and German cinematic traditions. This thought-provoking booklet attracts on a world diversity of contributions to debate and completely examine international cinema in mild of key modern issues.

This publication was once formerly released as a different factor of Geopolitics.

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