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Sport, Film, and the Modern World

Lawrence A. Wenner

Rethinking the discussion of sport and cinema, Sport, Film, and the Modern World takes an inter-disciplinary approach to the sports movie. Exploring a range of films, from fictional works and biopics to experimental documentaries, the book argues for the sports film's ability to illuminate individual sporting experience.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Peter Lang Inc., International Academic Publi
  • Publish Date: May 31st, 2024
  • Pages: 236
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 0.63in - 1.11lb
  • EAN: 9781636677958
  • Categories: Theater - GeneralGeneralAesthetics

About the Author

Neil Archer is Senior Lecturer in Film at Keele University (UK). He is the author of eight previous books, including Twenty-First-Century Hollywood: Rebooting the System (2019) and The Social Network: Youth Film 2.0 (2022).