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Cinema and the Swastika
Language: en
Pages: 342
Authors: Roel Vande Winkel, D. Welch
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-02-07 - Publisher: Springer

This is the first publication to bring together comparative research on the international expansion of Third Reich cinema. This volume investigates various attempts to infiltrate - economically, politically and culturally - the film industries of 20 countries and regions either occupied by, friendly with or neutral towards Nazi Germany.
Film Professionals in Nazi-occupied Europe
Language: en
Authors: Pavel Skopal, Roel Vande Winkel
Categories: Motion picture industry
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021 - Publisher: Springer Nature

This book analyses the film industries and cinema cultures of Nazi-occupied countries (1939-1945) from the point of view of individuals: local captains of industry, cinema managers, those working for film studios and officials authorized to navigate film policy. The book considers these people from a historical perspective, taking into account
Jews, Nazis and the Cinema of Hungary
Language: en
Pages: 480
Authors: David Frey
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-02-28 - Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing

Between 1929 and 1942, Hungary's motion picture industry experienced meteoric growth. It leapt into Europe's top echelon, trailing only Nazi Germany and Italy in feature output. Yet by 1944, Hungary's cinema was in shambles, internal and external forces having destroyed its unification experiments and productive capacity. This original cultural and
The Nazi-Fascist New Order for European Culture
Language: en
Pages: 370
Authors: Benjamin G. Martin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-24 - Publisher: Harvard University Press

Following France’s defeat, the Nazis moved forward with plans to reorganize a European continent now largely under Hitler’s heel. Some Nazi elites argued for a pan-European cultural empire to crown Hitler’s conquests. Benjamin Martin charts the rise and fall of Nazi-fascist soft power and brings into focus a neglected aspect
Murder Movie Makers
Language: en
Pages: 216
Authors: Matthew Edwards
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-05-14 - Publisher: McFarland

Serial killers, mass murderers, spree killers, outlaws, and real-life homicidal maniacs have long held a grim fascination for both filmmakers and viewers. Since the 1970s, hundreds of films and television movies have been made covering killers from Charles Manson to Ted Bundy and the Zodiac Killer creating a uniquely morbid