By Arthur J. Pomeroy
A accomplished therapy of the Classical international in movie and tv, A significant other to historical Greece and Rome on monitor closely examines the movies and television indicates situated on Greek and Roman cultures and explores the strain among pagan and Christian worlds.
Written by means of a crew of specialists of their fields, this paintings considers productions that debate social settings as reflections in their instances and as indicative of the technical advances in creation and the economics of movie and tv. Productions integrated are a mixture of Hollywood and eu spanning from the silent movie period although modern-day tv sequence, and subject matters mentioned comprise Hollywood politics in movie, soundtrack and sound layout, excessive artwork and occasional paintings, ecu artwork cinemas, and the traditional international as comedy.
Written for college kids of movie and tv in addition to these attracted to reports of historic Rome and Greece, A significant other to old Greece and Rome on Screen offers accomplished, present considering on how the depiction of historical Greece and Rome on monitor has built during the last century. It experiences how motion pictures of the traditional global reflected moving attitudes in the direction of Christianity, the influence of fixing thoughts in movie creation, and engaging explorations of technological know-how fiction and technical delusion within the old global on renowned television exhibits like Star Trek, Babylon 5, Battlestar Galactica, and Dr. Who.
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A Companion to Ancient Greece and Rome on Screen (Blackwell Companions to the Ancient World) by Arthur J. Pomeroy