El portal de los estudios de comunicación desde 2001

Edición en español

Edició en català Edição en português

Novedades editoriales

Princess Mononoke. Understanding Studio Ghibli's Monster Princess

Autor: Denison, Rayna

Editorial: Bloomsbury Academic

Categoría: Expresiones audiovisuales

Enlace: https://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/princess-mononoke-9781501329760/

 

 

Princess Mononoke (1997) broke domestic box office records in Japan, keeping pace with the success of Hollywood films like Titanic (1997), making it the first of Studio Ghibli's films to be transnationally distributed as part of a new deal with Disney subsidiary Buena Vista International. Coinciding with the 20th anniversary of the release of Miyazaki's Princess Mononoke, Rayna Denison curates this new collection critically reflecting on the film's significance within and beyond Japanese culture, engaging critically with the production, and re-production, processes involved in the making of Princess Mononoke; re-evaluating the film's importance within Japanese animation culture; considering the relationship between the film and Japan as well as examining Princess Mononoke's significance within a range of global cultures.

In doing so, the book reveals the way Princess Mononoke's production sits at a turning point in Japanese animation history. By revisiting this undeniably important text, the collection reveals much about the tensions in anime production at that time, and about important cultural and social issues including environmental protection, representation, gender, economics and ideology.




También te puede interesar...

  Miradas de mujer. Cineastas españolas para el siglo XXI
Francisco A. Zurian (ed.)

En España el 65% de los licenciados de las escuelas y universidades audiovisuales son mujeres, pese a lo cual solo suponen un cuarto de las profesionales del medio y apenas un quinto en el [...]

  World Building. Transmedia, Fans, Industries
Boni, Marta

Thanks to modern technology, we are now living in an age of multiplatform fictional worlds, as television, film, the Internet, graphic novels, toys, and more facilitate the creation of diverse yet [...]

  El cine español durante el gobierno de Zapatero (2004-2011)
Caparrós Lera, José María

El cine es un testimonio más de la historia contemporánea de España. En esta obra se muestra el análisis de un centenar de películas que reflejan la segunda época socialista. De ahí que su autor [...]