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Hispanic American Historical Review (2015) 95 (2): 389–391.
Published: 01 May 2015
... (The world of shadows: The cinema inside and out) by Mexican writer and cinema enthusiast Carlos Noriega Hope, which provided early film buffs in Mexico with a behind-the-scenes look at the film industry while also advancing a specific Mexican spectatorship. Crowning Serna's work is the rich and perceptive...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2010) 90 (1): 198–199.
Published: 01 February 2010
...Deborah Kanter From Bananas to Buttocks: The Latina Body in Popular Film and Culture . Edited by Mendible Myra . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2007 . Photographs. Illustrations. Notes. Bibliographies. Index. xi , 323 pp. Cloth , $65.00 . Paper , $24.95 . From...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (2): 340–341.
Published: 01 May 2014
...Miguel Rojas-Sotelo Deborah Martin's Painting, Literature, and Film in Colombian Feminine Culture, 1940–2005 shows how a scholar can draw from multiple areas of study, including art history, literary criticism, anthropology, cultural theory, and film studies, and tie together the production...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2001) 81 (2): 395–396.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Andrew G. Wood Mexico’s Cinema: A Century of Film and Filmmakers . Edited by Hershfield Joanne and Maciel David R. . Wilmington, Del : Scholarly Resources , 1999 . Photographs, Illustrations. Indexes . xiv , 313 pp. Cloth , $55.00 . Paper , $21.95 . Copyright 2001...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2023) 103 (4): 754–756.
Published: 01 November 2023
...Paula Halperin paula.halperin@purchase.edu Alton's Paradox: Foreign Film Workers and the Emergence of Industrial Cinema in Latin America . By Nicolas Poppe . SUNY Series in Latin American Cinema . Albany : State University of New York Press , 2021 . Photographs. Figures. Notes...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2022) 102 (1): 184–185.
Published: 01 February 2022
...Christine Ehrick Struggles for Recognition: Melodrama and Visibility in Latin American Silent Film . By Juan Sebastián Ospina León . Oakland : University of California Press , 2021 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index . xiv, 250 pp. Paper, $34.95 . Copyright ©...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1976) 56 (2): 364–365.
Published: 01 May 1976
...John G. Mraz Latin American Cinema: Film and History . By Burns E. Bradford . Los Angeles , 1975 . University of California, Latin American Center . UCLA Latin American Studies, 26 . Illustrations. Bibliography . Pp. vii , 137 . Paper . $3.95 . Copyright 1976 by Duke...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2024) 104 (1): 177–178.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Ursula Prutsch ursula.prutsch@lmu.de A Century of Brazilian Documentary Film: From Nationalism to Protest . By Darlene J. Sadlier . Joe R. and Teresa Lozano Long Series in Latin American and Latino Art and Culture . Austin : University of Texas Press , 2022 . Photographs...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (2): 363–364.
Published: 01 May 2020
...Sarah Sarzynski Foundational Films: Early Cinema and Modernity in Brazil . By Maite Conde . Oakland : University of California Press , 2018 . Photographs. Figures. Notes. Bibliography. Index. xiii, 306 pp. Paper , $34.95 . Copyright © 2020 by Duke University Press 2020...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (2): 293–326.
Published: 01 May 2007
...Matthew B. Karush By compelling audience identification with Sandrini’s character, Chingolo poses a critique of the dominant moral code. Yet the film’s ending imposes a conformist, melodramatic resolution. This ambiguity reflects the conflicting commercial pressures faced by the Argentine film...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2020) 100 (3): 580–582.
Published: 01 August 2020
... and Caribbean studies, and Latin American intellectual discourse during the early twentieth century. It provides both an excellent historiography of silent and sound films produced on the island before World War II and a treatise on how the idea of the Puerto Rican nation emerged as a “mediation among...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1987) 67 (1): 179–180.
Published: 01 February 1987
... 1987 Michael Chanan’s The Cuban Image is the first full-length study of the history and role of the Cuban cinema to be written in English. It concentrates on the development of the political role of the Cuban film industry from the earliest newsreels of the Cuban-Spanish-American War at the turn...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2007) 87 (1): 212–214.
Published: 01 February 2007
...Jenifer Van Vleck Regardless of such criticisms, the book Flying Down to Rio is as richly textured a journey as is its namesake film. Like Schwartz’s previous work, Pleasure Island: Tourism and Temptation in Cuba (Univ. of Nebraska Press, 1997), it reflects great enthusiasm and intellectual...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1975) 55 (2): 382–386.
Published: 01 May 1975
... political conditions in Argentina, in Chile, in Peru.” The films which certified the importance of this incipient film movement in the eyes of the world—e.g., The Hour of the Furnaces, The Jackal of Nahueltoro, Memories of Underdevelopment, Lucia, Antonio das Mortes— have received little exposure...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2014) 94 (1): 139–141.
Published: 01 February 2014
... Purcell’s ¡De película! is a unique and focused transnational study of the reception of Hollywood film in Chile’s major cities and interior. Taking its lead from the work of historians of cultural imperialism in Latin America, the book explores the question, first raised by Ariel Dorfman and Armand...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2013) 93 (1): 148–150.
Published: 01 February 2013
... pp. Paper , $24.95 . Copyright 2013 by Duke University Press 2013 Although certain periods of sociopolitical and economic turbulence — notably the neo-fascist coup of 1976 — have depressed the production of Argentine films, Argentine film-making has always been a vigorous proposition...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1998) 78 (1): 160–161.
Published: 01 February 1998
... on the conceit that the essays are like films which make up a cinema bill. Ciria begins with a short subject, “Lo que el cine me enseñó.” His approach is deliberately personal, even autobiographical, beginning with memories of his own childhood, growing up after the 1930s in a Buenos Aires apartment building...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (2002) 82 (2): 347–348.
Published: 01 May 2002
... and cultural production. The previous chapters, however, do not benefit from interpolation of significant scholarship published since 1990 about pre-1990 Latin American film. Magical Reels ’s cover photograph indicates, too, what is different and the same about its millennium edition. As with the earlier...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1997) 77 (3): 493–494.
Published: 01 August 1997
... students of Brazil, it is a rare treat to attend the screening of a Brazilian film at a local theater, although a few of the more notable productions, such as Pixote or Dona Flor e seus dois maridos, may occasionally be found at larger video stores with ample foreign film sections. The relative paucity...
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Hispanic American Historical Review (1981) 61 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 February 1981
...E. Bradford Burns Cine Boliviano del Realizador al Crítico . By Mesa Carlos D. . La Paz : Editorial Gisbert , 1979 . Photographs. Index . Pp. 297 . Paper . Copyright 1981 by Duke University Press 1981 Bolivians have made few films. Still, those few have had...