New Books

The Institutionalization of Educational Cinema: North America and Europe in the 1910s and 1920s

The potential of films to educate has been crucial for the development of cinema intended to influence culture, and is as important as conceptions of film as a form of art, science, industry, or en... Read more

Petrocinema: Sponsored Film and the Oil Industry

Petrocinema presents a collection of essays concerning the close relationship between the oil industry and modern media-especially film. Since the early 1920s, oil extracting companies such as Stan... Read more