Film 1900: Technology, Perception, Culture
Film 1900: Technology, Perception, Culture
Film 1900: Technology, Perception, Culture
Film 1900: Technology, Perception, Culture

Film 1900: Technology, Perception, Culture

  • Publish Date: 2009-10-05
  • Binding: Paperback
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The current digital revolution has sparked a renewed interest in the origins and trajectory of modern media, particularly in the years around 1900 when the technology was rapidly developing. This collection aims to broaden our understanding of early cinema as a significant innovation in media history. Joining traditional scholarship with fresh insights from a variety of disciplines, this book explains the aesthetic and institutional characteristics in early cinema within the context of the contemporary media landscape. It also addresses transcultural developments such as scientific revolutions, industrialization, urbanization, and globalization, as well as differing attitudes toward modernization. Film 1900 is an important reassessment of early cinema's position in cultural history.

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