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Children's Films : History, Ideology, Pedagogy, Theory - Ian Wojik-Andrews

Children's Films

History, Ideology, Pedagogy, Theory

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Published: 11th July 2000
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This study examines children's films from various critical perspectives, including those provided by classical and current film theory. Topics discussed include: Film Historiography and Children's Cinema and Film; The Silent Era; American Children's Cinema; Class, Gender and Race in Children;s Films; Children's Books and the Pedagogy of Empire; Children's Films, Children's Bodies.

Series Editor's Forewordp. ix
Acknowledgmentsp. xi
List of Figuresp. xiii
Introduction: What Is a Children's Film?p. 1
Some Personal, Pedagogical, Critical, Textual, Institutional, and Cultural Thoughts on Defining a Children's Film
Conclusion
Criticism: Taking Stock: The Politics of Children's Film Criticismp. 23
Moral 1910-20s
Social Science 1930s
Cultural 1950s
Feminist 1960s
Ideological 1970s
Adaptation and Film History 1980s
Media Studies, Critical Theory, and Beyond 2000
Conclusion
Historyp. 51
1895-1927: The Silent Era and the Beginning of Children's Cinema and Film in America and Britain
1930s Children's Cinema and Film: Literary Adaptations, Child Stars, and Censorship
World War II: Disney, American Film Noir, Italian Neorealism, and French Classicism
1960s Children's Cinema and Film History: Feminist Politics and the Death of a Child Star
First and Third World Children's Cinema: The 1970s and 1980s
1990s United States and European Children's Cinema and Film: The Bicycle Thief, Toy Story, and the End of Children's Cinema
Conclusion
Ideologyp. 123
Marx, Althusser, Comolli and Narboni: Disney, Home Alone, and Ferngully
Class and Children's Films: Bright Eyes, Stand By Me, and Harriet the Spy
Feminist Film Theory, Feminist Children's Film Criticism, and Children's Films
Pedagogyp. 157
Teaching Children's Films
Genre
Character
Theme
Setting
Mise-en-Scene
Point of View and Tone
Allusions in The Land Before Time
Stand By Me, Adaptation Theory
Allusions in Avant-Garde, Children's Films as Ethnography: Salaam Bombay and The Indian in the Cupboard
What Children's Films Teach: The Pedagogy of Empire in Kim and Aladdin
Filmographyp. 223
Works Citedp. 241
Indexp. 255
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ISBN: 9780815337942
ISBN-10: 0815337949
Series: Children's Literature and Culture
Audience: Professional
Format: Paperback
Language: English
Number Of Pages: 272
Published: 11th July 2000
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 21.6 x 14.0  x 1.65
Weight (kg): 0.32
Edition Number: 1