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Editor's HighlightThe Italian Cinema BookEdited by Peter Bondanella
This is an essential guide to the most important historical, aesthetic and cultural aspects of Italian cinema, from 1895 to the present day. Acutely aware of the contemporary 'rethinking' of Italian cinema history, Peter Bondanella has brought together a diverse range of essays which represent the cutting edge of Italian film theory and criticism. This provocative collection will provide the film student, scholar or enthusiast with a comprehensive understanding of the major developments in what might be called twentieth-century Italy's greatest and most original art form.View full detailsRequest sample copy