Take One s Essential Guide to Canadian Film

Author: Wyndham Wise
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 9780802083982
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The most exhaustive and up-to-date reference book on Canadian film and filmmakers, combining 700 reviews and biographical listings with a detailed chronology of major events in Canadian film and television history.

One Hundred Years of Canadian Cinema

Author: George Melnyk
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 9780802084446
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Melnyk argues passionately that Canadian cinema has never been a singular entity, but has continued to speak in the languages and in the voices of Canada's diverse population.

Great Canadian Film Directors

Author: George Melnyk
Publisher: University of Alberta
ISBN: 0888645287
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Great Canadian Film Directors is the first major study that reflects the cultural and linguistic diversity of Canada’s most dynamic film directors. The 19 essays in this collection focus on each filmmaker’s ability to create a vision that both reveals and redefines our national cultures. Together, these essays, by established and emerging scholars, highlight the diversity, imaginative power, and talent of Canadian filmmakers. This collection’s value is in its contemporary analysis of major figures as well as critical discussions of the work of women directors and young filmmakers. Filmographies and selected bibliographies for each director provide film students and the movie-going public with an unrivalled study of a cinema that now garners world attention.

Reference Sources for Canadian Literary Studies

Author: Joseph Jones
Publisher: University of Toronto Press
ISBN: 9780802087409
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Reference Sources for Canadian Literary Studies offers the first full-scale bibliography of writing on and in the field of Canadian literary studies. Approximately one thousand annotated entries are arranged by reference genre, with sub-groupings related to literary genre.

Film in Canada

Author: Jim Leach
Publisher: Don Mills, Ont. : Oxford University Press
ISBN: 9780195419511
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Examining both the political and cultural contexts, Film in Canada presents a comprehensive discussion of Canadian cinema. The main focus of the text is to examine the films themselves, but it also addresses many issues surrounding the film industry within Canada including: national identity, ethnic diversity, the nation's official languages, and global media marketplace. Each chapter is organized around a specific topic, exploring both the historical trends and contemporary examples allowing them to be used in sequence or independently.

Canadian Television Programming Made for the United States Market

Author: Marsha Ann Tate
Publisher: McFarland Publishing
ISBN: 9780786427451
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"Factors which led to an independent television production sector in Toronto, Ontario, and the Ontario-based companies that have competed in the U.S. marketplace. Alliance Atlantis Communications is given particular attention as one of Ontario's most successful production companies. Economic and political influences as well as current and future prospects of independent production companies are discussed"--Provided by publisher.

Canada in Grainau

Author: Klaus-Dieter Ertler
Publisher: Peter Lang Pub Incorporated
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Celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Gesellschaft fuer Kanada-Studien in den deutschsprachigen Laendern (GKS: Association for Canadian Studies in the German speaking countries) this collection offers an overview of the state-of-the-arts in various disciplines in Canadian Studies, such as linguistics, musicology and media studies, as well as literature and history. It opens multiple perspectives and paths for the future of our discipline. A l'occasion du 30e anniversaire de la Gesellschaft fuer Kanada-Studien in den deutschsprachigen Laendern (GKS ; Association d'Etudes canadiennes dans les pays de langue allemande), nous offrons un tour d'horizon de l'etat de la recherche dans les differentes disciplines en Etudes canadiennes, telles que la linguistique, la musicologie, les etudes sur les medias et les genres ainsi que sur la litterature et l'histoire. Ce volume offre un grand nombre de pistes et de perspectives pour l'avenir de notre discipline.

The Films of Jack Chambers

Author: Kathryn Elder
Publisher: Toronto International Film Festival
ISBN: 9780968296943
Format: PDF
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Essay contributors include Stan Brakhage, Fred Camper, Jack Chambers, R. Bruce Elder, Avis Lang, Sarah Milroy, Bart Testa, Peter Tscherkassky, Ross Woodman, and Michael Zyd. Published by Cinematheque Ontario. Distributed in Canada by Wilfrid Laurier University Press. Distributed outside Canada by Indiana Unviersity Press.