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Author Maurice, Alice.
Title The cinema and its shadow : race and technology in early cinema / Alice Maurice.
Published Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, [2013]
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 Floor4  PN1995.9.M56 M38 2013    IN LIBRARY
Description xi, 268 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Content Type text
Format volume
Bibliography Includes filmography.
Includes bibliographical references, filmography and index.
Contents Introduction: embodying cinema -- Performing body, performing image: race and the boundaries of early cinematic narrative -- Face, race, and screen: close-ups and the transition to the feature film -- Recasting shadows: race, image, and audience -- "Cinema at its source": synchronizing race and sound in the early talkies -- Conclusion: red, white, and blue: digital cinema, race, and avatar.
Subject Minorities in motion pictures.
Race in motion pictures.
Motion picture industry -- Technological innovations.
ISBN 0816678057 (pb : alk. paper)
9780816678044 (hc : alk. paper)
0816678049 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816678051 (pb : alk. paper)
OCLC number 816563784