Mexican melodrama : film and nation from the Golden Age to the new wave / Elena Lahr-Vivaz.

"Mexican Melodrama offers a timely look at critically acclaimed films that serve as key referents in discussions of Mexican cinema. Elena Lahr-Vivaz artfully portrays the dominant conventions of historical and contemporary Mexican cinema, showing how new-wave directors draw from a previous gene...

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Main Author: Lahr-Vivaz, Elena (Author)
Format: Book
Language:English
Published:Tucson : The University of Arizona Press, 2016.
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Summary:"Mexican Melodrama offers a timely look at critically acclaimed films that serve as key referents in discussions of Mexican cinema. Elena Lahr-Vivaz artfully portrays the dominant conventions of historical and contemporary Mexican cinema, showing how new-wave directors draw from a previous generation to produce meaning in the present"--Provided by publisher.
Physical Description:xii, 218 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and index.
ISBN:9780816532513
0816532516
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