Entertainment Books:

Declarations of Independence

American Cinema and the Partiality of Independent Production

Format

Paperback / softback

Customer rating

Click to share your rating 0 ratings (0.0/5.0 average) Thanks for your vote!

Share this product

Declarations of Independence by John Berra
Unavailable
Sorry, this product is not currently available to order

Description

"American Independent" cinema has been an important creative and cultural media entity for the past fifteen years. "Declarations of Independence" questions the supposed autonomy of this cinema and asks if independent film can possibly survive in the face of the mass-production and profit of Hollywood. Berra gives detailed insights into the core product with reference to specific films and studies of audiences and their enthusiasm for this type of alternative media."American Independent" cinema continues to grow as a fashionable scene and "Declarations of Independence" analyses its popularity, economic viability and the production process of so-called 'niche' cinema. Berra uses directors such as Quentin Tarantino and Steven Soderberg as examples of those who have crossed successfully into the cultural mainstream, altering media and public perception.This title provides an unique structural approach - the arguments presented mirror the actual film production process. It discusses topical subject matter - a critical look at currently fashionable scene within mainstream media and its public perception.

Author Biography

John Berra has a PhD in Media from Sheffield University.
Release date Australia
August 21st, 2009
Author
Country of Publication
United Kingdom
Illustrations
26 tables
Imprint
Intellect Books
Pages
192
Dimensions
174x230x13
ISBN-13
9781841501857
Product ID
2475792

Customer reviews

Nobody has reviewed this product yet. You could be the first!

Write a Review

Marketplace listings

There are no Marketplace listings available for this product currently.
Already own it? Create a free listing and pay just 9% commission when it sells!

Sell Yours Here

Help & options

  • If you think we've made a mistake or omitted details, please send us your feedback. Send Feedback
  • If you have a question or problem with this product, visit our Help section. Get Help
Filed under...