World Film Locations: Chicago PDF ePub eBook

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World Film Locations: Chicago free pdf This title is elegantly designed and packed with evocative film stills, location info and maps. It is affordable and collectable. It offers a range of a high-profile professional contributors, some of whom are Chicagoan critics. The book provides an accessible look at the historical scope of representing: the city. It addresses the multiple ways it is depicted in contemporary cinema. It works both as a guidebook for tourists and a critical intervention for academics studying the cinematic city. It features a diverse mix of contributors, including leading scholars and film critics. "World Film Locations: Chicago" is a beautifully illustrated, insightfully written survey of movies shot in Chicago from 1897 to 2012. Featuring films from beloved classics to modern blockbusters and obscure silents, the book celebrates the unique character of Chicago on the big screen and is written by a range of contributors - including critics and filmmakers - who are experts on the subjects of cinema and Chicago.

About Scott Jordan Harris

Scott Jordan Harris is a British arts journalist and sportswriter. Formerly editor of The Spectator's arts blog and The Big Picture magazine, he is a culture critic for The Daily Telegraph- a contributor to BBC Radio 4's The Film Programme- and UK correspondent for Roger Ebert. He is also editor of the World Film Locations volumes on New York, New Orleans, Chicago and San Francisco.

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Author : Scott Jordan Harris
Publisher : Intellect Books
Data Published : 15 February 2013
ISBN : 1841507180
EAN : 9781841507187
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 128 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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