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Author Gueneli, Berna, author.

Title Fatih Akin's cinema and the new sound of Europe / Berna Gueneli
Published Bloomington, Indiana : Indiana University Press, [2019]


Description 1 online resource (x, 208 pages)
Series New directions in national cinemas
New directions in national cinemas.
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; Introduction: Fatih Akın: A Contemporary Filmmaker from Germany; Chapter 1. Mapping Europe: The Road Movie Genre and Transnational European Space in Film; Chapter 2. The Sound of Polyphony: Multilingualism, Multiethnicity, and Linguistic Empowerment in Head-On; Chapter 3. The Sound of Music: Transnational Soundscapes; Chapter 4. Expanding the Scope of European Cinema: Akın's Cinematic Imagining of a Diverse Europe in Context; Conclusion: Intertextual Film-Transnational Film-Transnational Film History
Summary At a time when belonging and identity in Europe is complicated by questions of race, ethnicity, religion, and citizenship, Berna Gueneli explores the transnational works of acclaimed Turkish-German filmmaker and auteur Fatih Akın, demonstrates how Akın's aesthetics intersect with politics to reshape notions of Europe, European cinema, and cinematic history
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed February 1, 2019)
Subject Akin, Fatih, 1973- -- Criticism and interpretation
Akin, Fatih, 1973- -- Criticism and interpretation
Akin, Fatih, 1973-
Akin, Fatih 1973-
SUBJECT Bibel Philemonbrief gnd
Subject Motion picture producers and directors -- Germany -- Bibliography
Motion pictures -- Germany -- History -- 21st century
Motion pictures -- Europe -- History -- 21st century
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Entertainment & Performing Arts.
Motion picture producers and directors
Motion pictures
Genre/Form Electronic books
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780253037916