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Film Quarterly. 2016; 694131–132 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2016.69.4.131
Published: 01 June 2016
... . 2016 BOOK DATA Jun Okada , Making Asian American Film and Video: History, Institutions, Movements . New Brunswick, NJ : Rutgers University Press , 2015 . $80.00 cloth; $26.95 paper; $26.95 e-book. 180 pages. Seeing with One s Own Eyes (1971). Sitney has made a heroic attempt to...
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Film Quarterly. 2008; 61487–88 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2008.61.4.87
Published: 01 June 2008
... ©© 2008 by the Regents of the University of California. 2008 American Cinema's Transitional Era: Audiences, Institutions, Practices . Keil Charlie and Stamp Shelley (eds). Berkeley : University of California Press , 2004 . $60.00 cloth; $24.95 paper. FI LM QUARTERLY 87...
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Film Quarterly. 2017; 71272–77 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2017.71.2.72
Published: 01 December 2017
... institute. Some months later the eleventh edition of the Ibero-American Observatory of Television Fiction, also devoted to 2016, was presented by international research group OBITEL (Ibero-American Observatory of Television Fiction) at the Autonomous Uni- versity of Barcelona. Both surveys compile...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73328–33 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.28
Published: 01 March 2020
... has it.2 Film Quarterly s special dossier on Asian American film history is occasioned by a cluster of anniver- saries of the key institutions that gave rise, over the prior half century, to this very field. This is the forty-fifth anniversary of New York s Asian CineVision (ACV), which presents the...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73359–65 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.59
Published: 01 March 2020
... mainstream Hollywood. While groups like VC helped to develop legibility and im- portance for Asian American as a demographic term used in American mainstream media, market and institutional discourses, and electoral politics, today Asian American activ- ism is reterritorializing its politics toward Asia...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73366–78 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.66
Published: 01 March 2020
...Vince Schleitwiler; Abby Sun; Rea Tajiri This roundtable grew out of conversations between filmmaker Rea Tajiri, programmer Abby Sun, and scholar Vince Schleitwiler about a misunderstood chapter in the history of Asian American film and media: New York City in the eighties, a vibrant capital of...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 73383–88 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.83
Published: 01 March 2020
.... Please direct all requests for permission to photocopy or reproduce article content through the University of California Press's Reprints and Permissions web page, http://www.ucpress.edu/journals.php?p=reprints . 2020 Latin-American Indigeneity On-Screen Manuel Betancourt Retablo (Álvaro Delgado...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 7335–11 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.5
Published: 01 March 2020
... Asian American Film at Fifty undertakes a view of filmmakers and institutions with an eye to history. By no means com- plete, it represents an effort to mark significant anniversa- ries of key institutions: Visual Communications (VC) and the UCLA Asian American Studies Center in Los Angeles, CAAM...
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Film Quarterly. 2020; 733111–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2020.73.3.111
Published: 01 March 2020
...). One potential revision? Decolonize them. An un- avoidable metahistorical critique of Bad Film Histories is that its approach draws almost exclusively on canonical Euro- American scholarship to understand cross-cultural represen- tation. Early in the book, Groo criticizes Alison Griffiths s history of...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 7329–22 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.2.9
Published: 01 December 2019
... Book (London: British Film Institute, 2013). 3. Gary Crowdus, A Political Companion to American film (Chicago: Lakeview Press, 1994). 4. See also Alan Rosenthal, The Documentary Conscience: A Casebook in Film Making (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1980), 317 29; and Alexandra Juhasz, Women...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 732112–113 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.2.112
Published: 01 December 2019
... African activists pro- moting African independence and agency. Furthermore, as Gaston Kaboré remarks in an interview with Rod Stoneman included in the book, human rights experts are often incog- nizant of the history of indigenous human rights work in Africa. For example, in American and European...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 7325–8 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.2.5
Published: 01 December 2019
... issue, FQ offers a look at their first release: Julia Reichert and Steven Bognar s American Factory. I am definitely ready to have a force for good enter the world of film production. RIP Robert Frank Photographer and filmmaker Robert Frank died at the age of ninety-four on September 9, 2019. Five years...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 73272–79 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.2.72
Published: 01 December 2019
... bind its audience to that wish for a language as specific and foreign as it is inclusive. Yet, its screening at the festival re- minds us of how little inclusive Western institutions have been toward cinema s so-called universality. The Cineteca di Bologna s efforts to include non-Euro-American...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 732113–115 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.2.113
Published: 01 December 2019
... Cartoons is a work of imagination. Frank prompts the reader to imagine not watching a film but looking at it frame by frame (1). She tracks this frame-by-frame analysis back to the golden age of American animation (late 1920s to FILM QUARTERLY 113 early 1960s), and, following this apparently simple...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 73257–61 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.2.57
Published: 01 December 2019
... dinner conversations about the loss of American investors that Márquez Abella clues her audiences into the reason that Sofía s world is crumbling: the Mexican economy is in disarray. Rather than guide viewers through the intricacies of the policies that led to the fateful announcement on September 1...
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Film Quarterly. 2015; 68436–43 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2015.68.4.36
Published: 01 June 2015
... new narrative of corporate horror. Both the film and its promotional materials narrate the vicissitudes of countering a mass-culture corporation that has become synonymous with American fantasies and imaginaries. And yet, however revolutionary his methods and overall narrative, Moore relies on long...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 73173–76 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.1.73
Published: 01 September 2019
... gatekeepers and the enduring power of colonial institutions and histories. For the latest edition, entitled May You Live in Interesting Times, London-based curator Ralph Rudolph placed African and African-American artists front and center. Arthur Jaffa was awarded the Golden Lion for his unsettling new work...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 73168–72 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.1.68
Published: 01 September 2019
... concessions under- gird the business plans of nonprofit community theaters (the Avalon), national arts organizations (the American Film Institute Silver Theater and Cultural Center), and microcinemas, including Suns Cinema in DC s Mount Pleasant neighborhood. The term microcinema was coined by San Francisco...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 73192–97 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.1.92
Published: 01 September 2019
...- phies, I had to take on the discipline s internal segmentation of ideas. Films discussed as exemplary cases of cinema s on- tology, and those used to theorize cinema, have typically been European, American, or at best auteurist, which makes it easy to think of all others as vernacular, or national, or...
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Film Quarterly. 2019; 73185–91 doi: https://doi.org/10.1525/fq.2019.73.1.85
Published: 01 September 2019
... the much derided King Ralph (David S.Ward, 1991), in which John Goodman played a fat gauche American who finds himself heading the British monarchy after a freak accident wipes out the entire royal family. Marginally better, Taxi a Gibraltar is a road movie in which a verbose Argentine ex-con hires a...