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London on Film, Hardback Book

London on Film Hardback

Edited by Pam Hirsch, Chris O'Rourke

Part of the Screening Spaces series


This book, a collection of essays by expert film researchers and lecturers, contributes to the growing body of scholarship on cinematic cities by looking at how one city-London-has been represented on film.

In particular, the collection examines how films about London have responded to social, material and political change in the city, either by capturing and so influencing how we think about London, or by acting as catalysts (intentionally or otherwise) for public debate.

Individual essays explore films ranging from the earliest actualities of the late nineteenth century to contemporary blockbusters.

The book will appeal to film scholars and students, as well as to readers interested in the history of London and its changing image.


  • Format: Hardback
  • Pages: 257 pages, 35 Tables, color; 18 Illustrations, color; 17 Illustrations, black and white; XV, 257 p.
  • Publisher: Springer International Publishing AG
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Films, cinema
  • ISBN: 9783319649788



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