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Filming the Modern Middle East: Politics in the Cinemas of Hollywood and the Arab World (Library of International Relations)1845111915, 9781845111915, 1845111923, 9781845111922, 9781429462662

Author : Lina Khatib
Description:Lina Khatib examines the cinematic depictions of major political issues, from the Arab-Israeli conflict to the Gulf War, to Islamic fundamentalism, looking at films made in the US, in Egypt, Tunisia, Morocco, Lebanon, Syria and Palestine. She explores cinema's role as a tool of nationalism in the US and the Arab world, and the challenges the Arab cinemas present to Hollywood's dominant representations of Middle Eastern politics.
Categories: Art Cinema
Year :2006
Publisher :
Language : English
N° Of Pages : 256[255]
File Info : pdf 524 Kb

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