This book revises our notions of film genre and connects the roles played by industry critics and audiences in making and re-making genre.
Altman reveals the conflicting stakes for which the genre game has been played and recognises that the term genre has different meanings for different groups.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 246 pages, 246 p.
- Publisher: British Film Institute
- Publication Date: 01/02/1999
- Category: Film theory & criticism
- ISBN: 9780851707174
- Hardback from £65.65