n Critical Arts : A Journal of South-North Cultural and Media Studies - Book Notes

Volume 18, Issue 1
  • ISSN : 0256-0046



Extracted from text ... 174 Book Notes Book Notes Cinema and Culture: Independent Film in the United States, 1980-2001. E. Deidre Pribran, New York: Peter Lang Publishing, 2002, pp. 305 Contemporary independent American and non American films in the United States have emerged as a distinct system of representation formulated in the expanse between principles of Hollywood popular film and alternative cinematic practices. Cinema & Culture considers independent film as an industry, a set of institutions, a discursive formation, and a specific series of texts. Investigating the consumption side of the spectrum (distribution, reception, textual analysis), attention is focussed on narrative films released theatrically ..

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