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The Rise of Spanish-Language Filmmaking [electronic resource] : Out from Hollywood's Shadow, 1929-1939.

Author:
Jarvinen, Lisa [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Piscataway : Rutgers University Press, 2012.
Description:
1 online resource (231 pages).
Series:
Summary note:
In The Rise of Spanish-Language Filmmaking, Lisa Jarvinen focuses specifically on how Hollywood lost a lucrative international Spanish-speaking audience between 1929 and 1939, along with talent it had carefully nurtured in the United States. Employing studio records from Warner Bros., Fox Films, and United Artists, Jarvinen examines the lasting effects of the transition to sound on both Hollywood practices and cultural politics in the Spanish-speaking world. Using case studies based on archival research in the United States, Spain, and Mexico, she shows how language, as a key marker of cultura.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Source of description:
Print version record.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History
ISBN:
  • 9780813553283 ((electronic bk.))
  • 0813553288 ((electronic bk.))
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