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South African Cinema 1896 2010 Martin Botha

South African Cinema 1896 2010

Martin Botha

Published May 21st 2014
ISBN : 9781306165983
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314 pages
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Taking an inclusive approach to South African film history, this volume represents an ambitious attempt to analyze and place in appropriate sociopolitical context the aesthetic highlights of South African cinema from 1896 to the present. ThoroughlyMoreTaking an inclusive approach to South African film history, this volume represents an ambitious attempt to analyze and place in appropriate sociopolitical context the aesthetic highlights of South African cinema from 1896 to the present. Thoroughly researched and fully documented by renowned film scholar Martin Botha, the book focuses on the many highly creative uses of cinematic form, style, and genre as set against South Africas complex and often turbulent social and political landscape. Included are more than two hundred illustrations and a look at many aspects of South African film history that havent been previously documented.