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Author Hernández Rodríguez, Rafael, 1963- author

Title Splendors of Latin cinema / R. Hernandez-Rodriguez
Published Santa Barbara, California : Praeger, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xxiii, 203 pages)
Contents Introduction: cinema in Latin America and Spain -- The cinema of Spain -- The films of Pedro Almodóvar -- The cinema of Mexico -- Mexican cinema of the golden age -- The cinema of Brazil -- Brazilian cinema novo -- The cinema of Argentina -- The cinema of Cuba -- The other Latin cinemas
Summary In this insightful account, R. Hernandez-Rodriguez analyzes some of the most important, fascinating, and popular films to come out of Latin America in the last three decades, connecting them to a long tradition of filmmaking that goes back to the beginning of the 20th century
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 191-195) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Motion pictures -- Latin America -- History -- 20th century.
Motion pictures -- Latin America -- History -- 21st century.
Motion pictures -- Spain -- History -- 20th century.
Motion pictures -- Spain -- History -- 21st century.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0313349789 (electronic bk.)
9780313349782 (electronic bk.)
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