• Sign In / Register
  • Help
  • Basket0
Cuban Cinema After the Cold War: A Critical Analysis of Selected Films (Paperback)
  • Cuban Cinema After the Cold War: A Critical Analysis of Selected Films (Paperback)
zoom

Cuban Cinema After the Cold War: A Critical Analysis of Selected Films (Paperback)

(author)
£36.50
Paperback 277 Pages / Published: 30/04/2015
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 2 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
The economic and cultural changes Cuba experienced following the collapse of the Soviet Union compelled Cuban filmmakers to rethink the revolutionary values and esthetics developed after the 1959 revolution. Long-forgotten genres re-emerged, established auteurs incorporated new aesthetic devices into their films and an influx of foreign capital led to the repackaging of revolutionary ideology into more visually attractive narratives.

Films such as Alice in Wondertown (1991), Strawberry and Chocolate (1993) and Juan of the Dead (2011) stirred controversy, criticized revolutionary discourse and helped establish new industrial models that allowed post-Castro national cinema to find global audiences on an unprecedented scale. This exploration of transformations in the Cuban film industry offers a detailed analysis of key post-Cold War Cuban films. Recurrent esthetic and sociopolitical tropes are examined to discover how Cuban cinema reflects the turbulent changes the island has experienced.

Publisher: McFarland & Co Inc
ISBN: 9780786499106
Number of pages: 277
Weight: 318 g
Dimensions: 229 x 152 x 18 mm

You may also be interested in...

It's Only a Movie
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
Sculpting in Time
Added to basket
Ivan the Terrible
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Scarlett's Women
Added to basket
£9.99
Paperback
The Good, The Bad and The Multiplex
Added to basket
History of Film
Added to basket
£9.95
Paperback
Story
Added to basket
£22.95
Paperback
Film Studies For Dummies
Added to basket
The Story of Film
Added to basket
£25.00
Hardback
Blade Runner
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
Save the Cat! Goes to the Movies
Added to basket
Conversations with Clint
Added to basket
Kate
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
The Definitive Guide To Screenwriting
Added to basket
The Usual Suspects
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
The Filmmaker Says
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.