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

Chinatown Film Culture: The Appearance of Cinema in San Francisco's Chinese Neighborhood

*Chinatown Film Culture *provides the first comprehensive account of the emergence of film and moviegoing in the transpacific hub of San Francisco in the early twentieth century. Working with mater... Read more