A Companion to the Historical Film
Copyright © 2013 John Wiley and Sons, Inc.
Editor(s): Robert A. Rosenstone, Constantin Parvulescu
Published Online: 19 FEB 2013 09:56AM EST
Print ISBN: 9781444337242
Online ISBN: 9781118322673
About this Book
Broad in scope, this interdisciplinary collection of original scholarship on historical film features essays that explore the many facets of this expanding field and provide a platform for promising avenues of research.
- Offers a unique collection of cutting edge research that questions the intention behind and influence of historical film
- Essays range in scope from inclusive broad-ranging subjects such as political contexts, to focused assessments of individual films and auteurs
- Prefaced with an introductory survey of the field by its two distinguished editors
- Features interdisciplinary contributions from scholars in the fields of History, Film Studies, Anthropology, and Cultural and Literary Studies