Harry M. Benshoff's A Companion to the Horror Film PDF

By Harry M. Benshoff

This state of the art assortment beneficial properties unique essays by means of eminent students on one in all cinema's such a lot dynamic and enduringly renowned genres, overlaying every thing from the heritage of horror video clips to the most recent serious techniques.

  • Contributors comprise the various best teachers operating within the box, in addition to intriguing more youthful scholars
  • Varied and finished insurance, from the historical past of horror to broader problems with censorship, gender, and sexuality
  • Covers either English-language and non-English horror movie traditions
  • Key issues comprise horror movie aesthetics, theoretical methods, distribution, paintings residence cinema, ethnographic surrealism, and horror's relation to documentary movie practice
  • A thorough remedy of this dynamic movie style fitted to students and fanatics alike

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