4/2006
Theme: Economic History of Cinema


Themed Articles


Douglas Gomery: 
Toward a New Media Economics


Janet Staiger: 
Announcing Wares, Winning Patrons, Voicing Ideals: Thinking about the History and Theory of Film Advertising


Laurent Creton:
Marketing and Strategies of Film Industry in Terms of Their Use in French Cinema



John Sedgwick – Michael Pokorný:
The Film Business in the United States and Britain during the 1930s


Pavel Skopal:
Old and New: A History of DVD as a History of Differentiation

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Articles


Jana Dudková:
The Truth of Symptoms: Characters in the Films of Stanislav Barabáš and Martin Hollý


Interview


Petr Szczepanik:
The Film History in Terms of Popularity. An Interview with John Sedgwick

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Luděk Janda:
Active Documentation Records the Life of Work. An Interview with Alain Depocas


Documents


Ivan Jakubec:
Economic Background of the Enterprise of Havel Brothers in 1930s

 

Miloš and Václav Havel, and the Firm Bratři Havlové Praha-Lucerna (documents)

 

Horizon


Jan Uhde:

Czech Cinema in Exile

 

Ivan Klimeš:

Czech Filmmakers in Exile (Jiří Voráč: Český film v exilu: kapitoly z dějin po roce 1968)

 

Briana Čechová:

Andrej Tarkovsky's Imperatives (Andrej A. Tarkovskij: Krása je symbolem pravdy)

 

Projects

 

Anna Batistová:
The Beginnings of Widescreen Formats in the Czech Cinematography

[full text (CZ)]


Jaromír Blažejovský:
The Spirituality in Film

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Appendix

 

Recent Acquisition of the NFA Library


Contents of Volume XVIII of Iluminace

 

 

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