Latino American Cinema: An Encyclopedia of Movies, Stars, Concepts, and Trends (Hardback)Scott L. Baugh (author)
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Latino American cinema is a provocative, complex, and definitively American topic of study. This book examines key mainstream commercial films while also spotlighting often-underappreciated documentaries, avant-garde and experimental projects, independent productions, features and shorts, and more.
* Nearly 300 entries on movies, actors and actresses, concepts, and trends
* A resource guide and bibliography provides listings of online references and databases, research centers, and media distributors
* Sidebar discussions that elaborate on key points within the entry, spotlight historical and social contexts, and offer examples
Number of pages: 313
Weight: 1225 g
Dimensions: 254 x 178 x 36 mm
"The resource guide section is particularly well structured, with a list of relevant online academic and commercial resources; Latino research centers in the US, the Caribbean, and South America; and media distributors that handle Latino cinema. College, university, and public libraries serving Latino populations will benefit from this book. Summing Up: Recommended." - Choice
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