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Film: American Influences on Philippine Cinema

Film: American Influences on Philippine Cinema

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A sequel to Nick Deocampo's 'Cine: Spanish Influences on Philippine Cinema', this book traces the Hispanic roots of Philippine films and its development during the American colonial period. It recognizes cinema as a site in the struggle for a Filipino identity amidst Western cultural domination. It discusses themes of war and colonialism, the birth of the Filipino nation, and the rise of cinema as a 'native' entertainment.

Publisher:
Anvil Publishing, Philippines

Publication Date:
2011

Format:
Hardcover / 7 x 9 inches / 600 pages / BW

Language:
English

ISBN: 978-971-2726-132