Francophone Belgian Cinema
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Steele Jamie Steele
Categories: Motion picture producers and directors
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-19 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

Francophone Belgian Cinema offers an original critical analysis of filmmaking in an oft-neglected 'national' and regional cinema. The book draws key distinctions between the local, national, small national, regional and transnational frameworks in both representational and industrial terms. Alongside the Dardenne brothers, this book considers four promising Francophone Belgian filmmakers
Comics and Adaptation
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Benoit Mitaine, David Roche, Isabelle Schmitt-Pitiot
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-08-15 - Publisher: Univ. Press of Mississippi

Contributions by Jan Baetens, Alain Boillat, Philippe Bourdier, Laura Cecilia Caraballo, Thomas Faye, Pierre Floquet, Jean-Paul Gabilliet, Christophe Gelly, Nicolas Labarre, Benoît Mitaine, David Roche, Isabelle Schmitt-Pitiot, Dick Tomasovic, and Shannon Wells-Lassagne Both comics studies and adaptation studies have grown separately over the past twenty years. Yet there are few
Cirque Global
Language: en
Pages: 363
Authors: Louis Patrick Leroux, Charles R. Batson
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-05-01 - Publisher: McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

With a billion-dollar industry centred in Montreal, the province of Quebec has established itself as a major hub for contemporary circus. Cirque du Soleil has a global presence, and troupes such as Cirque Éloize and 7 doigts de la main are state-of-the-art innovators. The National Circus School of Montreal -
The Sociology of Hallyu Pop Culture
Language: en
Pages: 356
Authors: Vincenzo Cicchelli, Sylvie Octobre
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-10-22 - Publisher: Springer Nature

Combining global, media, and cultural studies, this book analyzes the success of Hallyu, or the "Korean Wave” in the West, both at a macro and micro level, as an alternative pop culture globalization. This research investigates the capitalist ecosystem (formed by producers, institutions and the state), the soft power of
The Routledge Dictionary of Performance and Contemporary Theatre
Language: en
Pages: 312
Authors: Patrice Pavis
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-04-28 - Publisher: Routledge

The Routledge Dictionary of Contemporary Theatre and Performance provides the first authoritative alphabetical guide to the theatre and performance of the last 30 years. Conceived and written by one of the foremost scholars and critics of theatre in the world, it literally takes us from Activism to Zapping, analysing everything