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Mexican cinema

Mexican cinema / edited by Paulo Antonio Paranaguá ; translated by Ana M. López.
London : British Film Institute, 1995.
x, 321 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Preface to the English Edition / Ignacio Duran Loera
Ten Reasons to Love or Hate Mexican Cinema / Paulo Antonio Paranagua
Pt. 1. Chronicle. Mexico and its Cinema / Alexandra Pineda and Paulo Antonio Paranagua
Pt. 2. History. The Silent Cinema / Aurelio de los Reyes. Origins, Development and Crisis of the Sound Cinema (1929-64) / Eduardo de la Vega Alfaro. Crises and Renovations (1965-91) / Tomas Perez Turrent
Pt. 3. Currents and Structures. Mythologies / Carlos Monsivais. The Impact of Rancho Grande / Emilio Garcia Riera. The Studios / Thomas Perez Turrent. All the People Came and Did Not Fit Onto the Screen: Notes on the Cinema Audience in Mexico / Carlos Monsivais
Pt. 4. Genres. Melodrama: The Passion Machine / Gustavo Garcia. Sorrows and Glories of Comedy / Rafael Medina de la Serna. The Labyrinths of History / Andres de Luna
Pt. 5. In Focus. Emilio Fernandez: A Look Behind the Bars / Julia Tunon. Roberto Gavaldon / Ariel Zuniga.
Luis Bunuel in Mexico / Tomas Perez Turrent. One Generation - Four Film-makers: Cazals, Hermosillo, Leduc and Ripstein / Leonardo Garcia Tsao
Pt. 6. Dictionary. Films / Carmen Elisa Gomez, Ulises Iniguez, Rocio Perez, Luz Maria Virgen, Paul Willemen, Chon A. Noriega and Steven Ricci. Film-makers / Nelson Carro. Mexican Feature Film Production (1906-91) / Eduardo de la Vega Alfaro
Bibliography / Paulo Antonio Paranagua.
Other Titles
Le Cinéma mexicain.
Rev. and enl. version of: Le Cinéma mexicain. Paris : Editions Pompidou, 1992.
Includes index.
Produced in association with the Consejo Nacional para la Cultura y las Artes de México.
Published in asociation with IMCINE.
Translated from the French.
Bibliography: p. 305-311.
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0851705162 (pbk)
0851705154 (cased)
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