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Imprint:Edinburgh : Edinburgh University Press, [2014]
©2014
Description:xv, 272 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Series:Traditions in world cinema
Traditions in world cinema.
Subject:Film noir -- History and criticism.
Film noir.
Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/10124236
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Other authors / contributors:Pettey, Homer B., editor of compilation.
Palmer, R. Barton, 1946- editor of compilation.
ISBN:9780748691104
0748691103
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (pages 241-245), filmography (pages 246-257) and index.
Table of Contents:
  • List of Illustrations
  • Acknowledgements
  • Notes on the Contributors
  • Introduction: The Noir Impulse
  • 1. British Noir
  • 2. French Noir 1947-79: From Grunge-noir to Noir-hilism
  • 3. French Neo-noir: An Aesthetic for the Policier
  • 4. Early Japanese Noir
  • 5. The Gunman and the Gun: Japanese Film Noir since the Late 1950s
  • 6. Darker than Dark: Film Noir in its Asian Contexts
  • 7. Nordic Noir and Neo-noir: The Human Criminal
  • 8. Indian Film Noir
  • 9. The New Sincerity of Neo-noir
  • 10. Post-noir: Getting Back to Business
  • Selected Bibliography of International Film Noir
  • Selected Filmography of International Film Noir
  • Index