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Chromatic Cinema: A History of Screen Colour

Misek, Richard (2010) Chromatic Cinema: A History of Screen Colour. Wiley-Blackwell, Chichester, West Sussex, 240 pp. ISBN 978-1-4443-3239-1. (The full text of this publication is not currently available from this repository. You may be able to access a copy if URLs are provided)

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Abstract

Chromatic Cinema provides the first wide–ranging historical overview of screen color, exploring the changing uses and meanings of color in moving images, from hand painting in early skirt dance films to current trends in digital color manipulation. Offers both a history and a theory of screen color in the first full–length study ever published Provides an in–depth yet accessible account of color?s spread through and ultimate effacement of black–and–white cinema, exploring the technological, cultural, economic, and artistic factors that have defined this evolving symbiosis Engages with film studies, art history, visual culture and technology studies in a truly interdisciplinary manner Includes 65 full–color illustrations of films ranging from Expressionist animation to Hollywood and Bollywood musicals, from the US ’indie? boom to1980s neo–noir, Hong Kong cinema, and recent comic–book films

Item Type: Book
Subjects: N Fine Arts > N Visual arts (General) For photography, see TR
T Technology > TA Engineering (General). Civil engineering (General)
Divisions: Faculties > Sciences > School of Engineering and Digital Arts > Image and Information Engineering
Depositing User: Stewart Brownrigg
Date Deposited: 07 Mar 2014 00:05 UTC
Last Modified: 29 May 2019 12:21 UTC
Resource URI: https://kar.kent.ac.uk/id/eprint/40190 (The current URI for this page, for reference purposes)
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