Understanding Sound Tracks Through Film Theory analyzes all aural aspects of cinema using several approaches: feminism, genre studies, post-colonialism, psychoanalysis, and queer theory. In her analysis of each sound track, Walker brings together film studies, musicology, history, politics, and culture in an accessible yet rigorous way.
The Definitive Guide to the Legal and Financial Secrets of Getting Your Movie Made
Author: Kelly Crabb
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Category: Performing Arts
A straightforward business and legal guide for novice movie producers covers a wide range of topics, including intellectual property laws, financing, and production challenges, in a guide that also provides in-depth coverage of understanding and negotiating a movie contract. 30,000 first printing.
For the last century, the tastes and preferences of readers of fiction have been reflected in the American and British bestseller lists, and this Very Short Introduction takes an engaging look through the lists to reveal what we have been reading - and why.
For a broad and accessible coverage of both traditional and cutting-edge issues, you can depend on the new edition of Intellectual Property in the New Technological Age. Expertly crafted by three of the top authors in the field, this eminently teachable casebook offers both the scope and depth you need Regular users will recognize these distinctive characteristics: discussion of the full range of legal protections for intellectual property: trade secret, patent law, copyright law, trademarks/trade dress, state and federal intellectual property protections, protections for computer software, and a general overview of antitrust laweffective integration of cases and materials with challenging proactive problems that help students think like practitionersskillful use of a law and economics perspective to enrich the book and supply an analytical tool for studentsparticularly strong treatment of new media issues, such as computer softwareaccompanying annual case and statutory supplement, with an introduction to biotechnology as well as the latest legal developments in intellectual property What's new in the Third Edition? a new section on digital copyright law, presenting the DMCA and other complex new provisions in an accessible and policy-oriented formseveral significant case including Festo Corporation v. Shoketsu Kinzoku Kogyu Kabushiki Co., Ltd., Johnson & Johnson Associates, Inc. v. R.E. Service Co., Inc. A&M Records, Inc. v. Napster, Inc., Traffix Devices v. Marketing Displays, Inc., and Comedy III Productions, Inc. v. Gary Saderup, Inc.incorporation of important legislation, including the Anticypersquatting Consumer Protection Act, the Uniform Dispute Resolution Policy, and the American Inventors Protection Actupdated problems