Pop Fiction: The Song in Cinema9781841500782, 1-84150-078-X
"""Description:This volume considers how popular music is used in filmmaking. Ea...
« » »Description:This volume considers how popular music is used in filmmaking. Each of 12 essays offers a close examination of one song within a particular cinematic context. For example, one essay looks at the song « »Man of Constant Sorrow, » » from the film Oh Brother Where Art Thou (2000), as an allusion to the directors’ Jewish roots. The contributors are cultural critics and academics representing a variety of disciplines, including film studies, musicology, contemporary art, sociology, and marketing. Distributed in the U.S. by ISBS. » » »