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           John Wayne and others chasing an African rhino, from the Howard Hawks feature film "Hatari" [1962]           

here on page two:

books on foreign cinema
cinema of Britain, Ireland & Scotland
books on Australia & New Zealand cinema
books on Latin America cinema
books on cinema of Africa

foreign actors & others

back on page one:
foreign filmmakers
foreign cinema genres
foreign cinema links

and on page 3:
selected foreign films, A-Z


"The way to make money is in real estate, not movies!"
— character Bertrand in François Truffaut's "La Nuit Américaine" [1973]


Books  on  Foreign  Cinema

Holt Foreign Film Guide book by Ronald Bergan & Robyn Karney  "The Holt Foreign Film Guide: The Indispensable Guide For All Film Fans" [1989] by Ronald Bergan & Robyn Karney
Originally published in Britain in 1988 under the title "Bloomsbury Foreign Film Guide", thus the films are listed under their British release title
Henry Holt & Co. 9½x6¼ hardcover [2/89] out of print/used
Faber Companion to Foreign Films book by Ronald Bergan & Robyn Karney  "The Faber Companion To Foreign Films" [1992]
by Ronald Bergan & Robyn Karney

Faber & Faber 9x6 pb [10/92] out of print/many used
Nordic National Cinemas book by Tytti Soila  "Nordic National Cinemas" [1998]
by Tytti Soila

Routledge 9¼x6¼ pb [2/98] for $33.95
Routledge 9¼x6¼ [2/98] for $125.00
International Movie Industry book by Gorham Kindem  "The International Movie Industry" [2000]
by Gorham Kindem

Southern Illinois Univ 8¾x5¾ pb [8/2000] for $38.50
Southern Illinois Univ 9½x6¼ hardcover [8/2000] for $59.95
Belgian Cinema book by Philip Mosley  "Split Screen: Belgian Cinema & Cultural Identity" [2000]
by Philip Mosley

S.U.N.Y. Press 9x6 pb [11/2000] for $24.95
S.U.N.Y. Press 9½x6¼ hardcover [11/2000] for $72.50
Reel Bad Arabs book by Jack G. Shaheen  "Reel Bad Arabs: How Hollywood Vilifies A People" [2001]
by Jack G. Shaheen

Interlink Publng Group 8¾x5¾ pb [7/2001] for $16.50
Polish National Cinema book by Marek Haltof  "Polish National Cinema" [2002]
by Marek Haltof

Berghahn Books 8¾x6 [6/2002] for $24.95
Berghahn Books 9x6 hardcover [6/2002] for $75.00
Off-Hollywood Film Guide book by Tom Wiener  "The Off-Hollywood Film Guide: The Definitive Guide To Independent and Foreign Films On Video & DVD" [2002]
by Tom Wiener

over 650 films (in alphabetical order) reviewed by longtime freelance U.S. film critic
Kindle Edition from Random House [2002 edition] for $12.99
Random House Trade 9x6 pb [8/2002] out of print/used
Cinema of the Other Europe book by Dina Iordanova  "Cinema of The Other Europe: The Industry & Artistry of East Central European Film" [2003]
by Dina Iordanova

Wallflower Press 9x6¾ pb [7/2003] for $22.00
Wallflower Press 9½x6¼ hardcover [7/2003] for $80.00
European Cinema book edited by Elizabeth Ezra  "European Cinema" [2004]
Edited by Elizabeth Ezra

Oxford Univ Press 9¾x6½ pb [2/2004] for $29.95
Czechoslovak New Wave book by Peter Hames  "The Czechoslovak New Wave" [orig 1985, rev 2005]
by Peter Hames

Discusses directors Milos Forman, Jirí Menzel, Jan Nemec & Jan Švankmajer,
as well as Czech & Slovak history during the XXth Century.

Wallflower Press 2nd edition 9x6 pb [5/2005] for $25.00
Wallflower Press 2nd edition 9¼x6¼ hardcover [5/2005] for $80.00
Cinema of Spain & Portugal book edited by Alberto Mira   "The Cinema of Spain & Portugal" [24 essays 2005]
Edited by Alberto Mira, Preface by Román Gubern

Wallflower Press 9¼x7¼ pb [5/2005] for $29.50
Wallflower Press 9¼x7¼ hardcover [5/2005] for $80.00
Small Nation, Global Cinema, Danish Cinema book by Mette Hjort  "Small Nation, Global Cinema: The New Danish Cinema" [2005]
by Mette Hjort

Univ MN Press 8¾x6 pb [8/2005] for $23.50
Univ MN Press 9x6 hardcover [8/2005] for $70.50
East European Cinemas book by Anikó Imre  "East European Cinemas" [2005]
by Anikó Imre

Routledge 8¾x6 pb [9/2005] for $27.95
Routledge 9x6 hardcover [9/2005] for $95.00
Austrian Cinema book by Robert von Dassanowsky  "Austria Cinema: A History" [2005]
by Robert von Dassanowsky

McFarland & Co. 10x7¼ hardcover [10/2005] for $65.00
Transnational Cinema book edited by Elizabeth Ezra & Terry Rowden  "Transnational Cinema: The Film Reader" [2006]
Edited by Elizabeth Ezra & Terry Rowden

Routledge 9x6 pb [3/2006] for $46.95
Routledge 9¼x6¼ hardcover [3/2006] for $150.00
Contemporary World Cinema book by Shohini Chaudhuri  "Contemporary World Cinema: Europe, The Middle East, East Asia & South Asia" [2006]
by Shohini Chaudhuri

Edinburgh Univ Press 9x6 pb [6/2006] for $30.60
Edinburgh Univ Press 9¼x6¼ hardcover [6/2006] out of print/scarce
Cinema of North Africa & The Middle East book by Gönül Dönmez-Colin  "The Cinema of North Africa and The Middle East (24 Frames Series)" [2007] by Gönül Dönmez-Colin
Films examined include "Cairo Station" [Egypt 1958], "Once Upon A Time, Beirut"
[Lebanon 1994], "The Runner" [Iran 1989], "Ten" [Iran 2002], and "Uzak" [Turkey 2003]
Wallflower Press 9¼x6½ pb [5/2007] for $29.50
Wallflower Press 9½x7¾ hardcover [5/2007] for $80.00
Guilty, Hollywood's Verdict on Arabs  
"Guilty: Hollywood's Verdict On Arabs After 9/11" [2008]
by Jack G. Shaheen

Olive Branch Press 9x6 pb [1/2008] for $12.06
Screening Modernism European Art Cinema book by Andras Balint Kovacs  "Screening Modernism: European Art Cinema, 1950-1980" [2008]
by Andras Balint Kovacs

Univ Chicago Press 9x6 pb [1/2008] for $22.50
Univ Chicago Press 9x6 hardcover [1/2008] for $55.00
The Foreign Film In America book by James N. Selvidge  "Bergman, Fellini, Kurosawa: The Foreign Film In America" [2008]
by James N. Selvidge

Truline Legacy, Inc. hardcover [12/2008] out of print/used
book available at official booksite

see also Magic Lantern's Bergman, Fellini, and Kurosawa Pages

Turkish Cinema and The New Europe book edited by Deniz Bayrakdar  "Cinema and Politics: Turkish Cinema and The New Europe" [2009]
edited by Deniz Bayrakdar, with Asli Kotaman & Ahu Samav Ugursoy

Cambridge Scholars Publng 8¼x5¾ hardcover [4/2009] for $67.99
New Turkish Cinema book by Asuman Suner  "New Turkish Cinema: Belonging, Identity, and Memory" [2010]
by Asuman Suner

The first full examination of contemporary Turkish cinema to be published in English; a sharp and engaging analysis of the films of 'new wave' Turkish directors Nuri Bilge Ceylan, Zeki Demirkubuz, Yesim Ustaoglu, Dervis Zaim, Serdar Akar, Yilmaz Erdogan, and others.
I.B. Tauris 9x6 pb [1/2010] for $29.50
I.B. Tauris 9¼x6½ hardcover [1/2010] for $65.70

Israeli Cinema book by Ella Shohat  "Israeli Cinema: East/West and The Politics of Representation" [2010]
by Ella Shohat

I.B. Tauris 9¼x6 pb [8/2010] for $24.69
I.B. Tauris 9½x6½ hardcover [8/2010] for $85.00
Nordic Exposures, Scandinavian Identities book by Arne Lunde  "Nordic Exposures: Scandinavian Identities In Classical Hollywood Cinema" [2010] by Arne Lunde
Univ WA Press 9x6 pb [10/2010] for $22.44
Cinema In Turkey Critical History book by Savas Arslan  "Cinema In Turkey: A New Critical History" [2010]
by Savas Arslan

Oxford Univ Press 9x6 pb [11/2010] for $19.01
Oxford Univ Press 9¼x6¼ hardcover [11/2010] for $84.69
Yiddish Film Past & Present book by Eric A. Goldman  "Visions, Images and Dreams: Yiddish Film Past & Present"
[orig 2006, rev 2011] by Eric A. Goldman

Holmes & Meier Publrs 9x6 pb [2/2011] for $19.95
Vikings On Film book edited by Kevin J. Harty  "The Vikings On Film: Essays On Depictions of The Nordic Middle
Ages" [2011] Edited by Kevin J. Harty

McFarland & Co. 10x7 pb [4/2011] for $38.00

lots of Vikings movies on Magic Lantern's Muscle-Head Film Festival Page

New Austrian Film book edited by Robert Von Dassanowsky & Oliver C. Speck  "New Austrian Film" [2011]
Edited by Robert Von Dassanowsky & Oliver C. Speck

Berghahn Books 9x6¼ hardcover [4/2011] for $128.95
Israeli Cinema Identities book edited by Miri Talmon & Yaron Peleg  "Israeli Cinema: Identities In Motion" [2011]
Edited by Miri Talmon & Yaron Peleg

Univ TX Press 9¼x6½ hardcover [7/2011] for $55.00 out of print/used
Greek Cinema book edited by Lydia Papadimitriou & Yannis Tzioumakis  "Greek Cinema: Texts, Histories, Identities" [2011]
Edited by Lydia Papadimitriou & Yannis Tzioumakis

Intellect Ltd. 9¾x6 pb [9/2011] for $40.00
Poetics of Iranian Cinema book by Khatereh Sheibani  "The Poetics of Iranian Cinema: Aesthetics, Modernity & Film After The Revolution" [2011]
by Khatereh Sheibani

Tauris Academic Studies hardcover [11/2011] for $77.14

"Palestinian Cinema: Landscape, Trauma, and Memory by Nurith Gertz
http://www.amazon.com/Palestinian-Cinema-Landscape-Trauma-Memory/dp/0253220076/
"Dreams of a Nation: On Palestinian Cinema by Hamid Dabashi
http://www.amazon.com/Dreams-Nation-Palestinian-Hamid-Dabashi/dp/1844670880/
"Close Up: Iranian Cinema, Past, Present, and Future by Hamid Dabashi
http://www.amazon.com/Close-Up-Iranian-Cinema-Present/dp/1859843328/
http://www.amazon.com/Israeli-Film-Reference-Guides-Worlds/dp/0313321442/
http://www.amazon.com/Identity-Politics-Israeli-Screen-Loshitzky/dp/0292747241/
http://www.amazon.com/European-Cinema-Introduction-Jill-Forbes/dp/0333752104/
"Avant-Garde to New Wave: Czechoslovak Cinema, Surrealism and the Sixties by Jonathan L. Owen (Feb 15, 2011)
http://www.amazon.com/Avant-Garde-New-Wave-Czechoslovak-Surrealism/dp/085745126X/
"Polish Cinema Now! by Mateusz Werner (Dec 22, 2010)
http://www.amazon.com/Polish-Cinema-Now-Mateusz-Werner/dp/0861966910/
"European Cinema: An Introduction" [1/2001] by Jill Forbes & Sarah Street /0333752104/
"Historical Dictionary of Middle Eastern Cinema" [March 2010] by Terri Ginsberg & Chris Lippard
http://www.amazon.com/Historical-Dictionary-Eastern-Dictionaries-Literature/dp/0810860902/
"Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film" [Oct 2001] by Oliver Leaman
http://www.amazon.com/Companion-Encyclopedia-Middle-Eastern-African/dp/0415187036/


Books on Cinema of Britain, Ireland & Scotland
Prehistory and Early Years of Cinema in Britain book by Michael Chanan  
"The Dream That Kicks: The Prehistory & Early Years of Cinema In Britain" [1980]
by Michael Chanan

Routledge 2nd edition 8¼x5½ pb [12/95] for $39.54
Routledge hardcover [1980] out of print/used
History of the British Film in seven volumes edited by Rachael Low  "The History of The British Film" in seven volumes [1997]
Edited by Rachael Low, Introduction by Jeffrey Richards

One of the cornerstones of film scholarship, documenting all aspects of film-making
in Britain from its origins in 1896 to 1939; first published between 1948 and 1985

7 volume set: Routledge hardcover set [6/97] for $1,495.00
Volume 1, 1896-1906: Routledge 9½x6¼ pb [7/2011] for $42.95
Volume 2, 1906-1914: Routledge 9x6 pb [8/2011] for $42.95
Volume 3, 1914-18: Routledge 9x6 pb [8/2011] for $42.95
Volume 4, 1918-29: Routledge 9¼x6 pb [6/2011] for $42.95
Volume 5, 1929-39: Routledge 9x6 pb [6/2011] for $42.95
Volume 6, 1929-39: Routledge 9¼x6 pb [6/2011] for $42.95
Volume 7, 1929-39: Routledge 9¼x6 pb [6/2011] for $42.95
British National Cinema book by Sarah Street  
"British National Cinema" [1997] by Sarah Street
Routledge 2nd edition 9x6 pb [10/2008] for $37.95
Routledge 9¼x6¼ pb [3/97] for $35.95
Routledge 9¼x6½ hardcover [3/97] for $140.00
The Finest Years British Cinema of the 1940s book by Charles Drazin  "The Finest Years: British Cinema of The 1940s" [1998]
by Charles Drazin

I.B. Tauris 9x6 pb [10/2007] for $19.95
Andre Deutsch Ltd. hardcover [3/98] out of print/used
Guide To British Cinema book by Geoff Mayer  "Guide To British Cinema" [2003]
by Geoff Mayer

Greenwood Press 9½x6½ hardcover [6/2003] for $109.95
Irish National Cinema book by Ruth Barton  "Irish National Cinema" [2004]
by Ruth Barton

Routledge 9x6 hardcover [5/2004] for $31.95
Routledge 9¼x6 hardcover [6/2004] for $125.00
British Film Posters  "British Film Posters: An Illustrated History" [2007]
by Sim Branaghan, edited by Steve Chibnall

British Film Institute 10¾x8 pb [2/2007] for $26.40
British Film Institute 11x8 hardcover [2/2007] for $85.00
Early Irish Cinema book by Denis Condon  "Early Irish Cinema, 1895-1921" [2008]
by Denis Condon

Irish Academic Press pb [11/2008] out of print/used
Irish Academic Press 9¼x6 hardcover [11/2008] out of print/used
Cinemas of Ireland book edited by Isabelle le Corff & Estelle Epinoux  "Cinemas of Ireland" [2009]
14 essays edited by Isabelle le Corff & Estelle Epinoux

Cambridge Scholars Publng 8¼x6 hardcover [3/2009] for $59.99

"The Story of Irish Film" [] by Arthur Flynn 9781856079143

"Scotland: Global Cinema: Genres, Modes and Identities" [8/2010] by David Martin-Jones
http://www.amazon.com/Scotland-Global-Cinema-Genres-Identities/dp/0748633928/

"The Irish-American in Film & Pop Culture: an illustrated history" [6/2011] by Steven G. Farrell
http://www.amazon.com/Irish-American-Film-Pop-Culture-illustrated/dp/1463610211/


Books on Cinema of Australia & New Zealand
Images of Australia / New Australian Cinema book by Neil Rattigan  
"Images of Australia: 100 Films of The New Australian Cinema" [1991]
by Neil Rattigan

S.M.U. Press 9¼x6 pb [6/91] for $15.95
S.M.U. Press 9½x6½ hardcover [6/91] for $24.95
New Australian Cinema book by Brian McFarlane & Geoff Mayer  "New Australian Cinema: Sources and Parallels In American & British Film"
[1992] by Brian McFarlane & Geoff Mayer

Cambridge Univ Press 8¾x6 pb [6/92] for $38.99
Cambridge Univ Press 9x6 hardcover [6/92] out of print/used
Australian National Cinema book by Tom O'Regan  "Australian National Cinema" [1996]
by Tom O'Regan

Routledge 9¼x¼ pb [7/2005] for $31.95
Routledge 9½x6½ hardcover [10/96] for $125.00
Cinema of Australia & New Zealand book edited by Geoff Mayer & Keith Beattie  "The Cinema of Australia & New Zealand (24 Frames Series)" [2006]
Edited by Geoff Mayer & Keith Beattie

Wallflower Press 9x7½ pb [12/2006] for $29.50
Wallflower Press hardcover [12/2006] for $80.00
New Zealand Filmmakers book edited by Ian Conrich & Stuart Murray  "New Zealand Filmmakers" [2007]
Edited by Ian Conrich & Stuart Murray

Wayne State Univ Press 9x6 pb [8/2007] for $34.95
Filmmakers covered include Barry Barclay, David Blyth, Jane Campion, Roger Donaldson, Rudall Hayward, Peter Jackson, John Laing, Bruno Lawrence, Len Lye, Alison Maclean, Merata Mita, Ian Mune, Geoff Murphy, Leon Narbey, John O'Shea, Gaylene Preston, John Reid, Vincent Ward, Jennifer Ward-Lealand & Peter Wells
Contemporary New Zealand Cinema book edited by Ian Conrich & Stuart Murray  
"Contemporary New Zealand Cinema: From New Wave To Blockbuster"
[2008] Edited by Ian Conrich & Stuart Murray

I.B. Tauris 9x6 pb [11/2008] for $29.50
Diasporas of Australian Cinema book edited by Catherine Simpson, Renata Murawska & Anthony Lambert  "Diasporas of Australian Cinema" [2009]
Edited by Catherine Simpson, Renata Murawska & Anthony Lambert

contains previously unpublished articles by experts on Australian cinema; key feature films discussed include: "40,000 Horsemen" [1941] by Charles & Elsa Chauvel; "Silver City" [1984] by Sophia Turkiewicz; "Head On" [1998]; "The Wog Boy" [2000]; "Russian Doll" [2001] by Stavros Kazantzidis; "Japanese Story" [2003]; and "Lucky Miles" [2007]
Intellect, Ltd. 9x6¾ pb [8/2009] for $40.00

http://www.amazon.com/Australian-New-Zealand-Cinema-Guide/dp/0810868318/
http://www.amazon.com/Historical-Dictionary-Australian-Dictionaries-Literature/dp/0810854597/
"Australian Cinema: The First Eighty Years" [] by Brian Adams, Graham Shirley
"New Zealand Cinema by Ian Conrich (Jun 20, 2011
http://www.amazon.com/New-Zealand-Cinema-Ian-Conrich/dp/0748624635/


Books on Cinema of Latin America
Brazilian Cinema book edited by Randal Johnson & Robert Stam  
"Brazilian Cinema" [1981]
Edited by Randal Johnson & Robert Stam

Columbia Univ Press pb [4/95] for $33.50
Contemporary Argentine Cinema book by David William Foster  "Contemporary Argentine Cinema" [1992]
by David William Foster

Univ MO Press 9¼x6½ hardcover [1992] for $34.95
New Latin American Cinema Volume 1 edited by Michael T. Martin  "New Latin American Cinema, Volume 1: Theory, Practices & Transcontinental Articulations" [1997]
Edited by Michael T. Martin

Wayne State Univ Press 8¾x6 pb [2/97] for $21.95
Wayne State Univ Press 9¼x6 hardcover [2/97] for $34.16
New Latin American Cinema Volume 2 edited by Michael T. Martin  "New Latin American Cinema, Volume 2: Studies of National Cinemas" [1997]
Edited by Michael T. Martin

Wayne State Univ Press 9x6 pb [6/97] for $24.95
Wayne State Univ Press 9x6¼ hardcover [3/97] for $40.11
History of Cinema In Latin America book by John King  "Magical Reels: A History of Cinema In Latin America"
[orig 1990, rev 2000] by John King

Verso 9x6¼ pb [10/2000] for $22.56
Verso hardcover [11/90] out of print/used
Cuban Cinema book by Michael Chanan  "Cuban Cinema" [2004]
by Michael Chanan

Univ MN Press 8¾x6 pb [2/2004] for $26.50
9x6 hardcover [2/2004] for $79.50
Cinema of Latin America book edited by Alberto Elena & Marina Díaz López  "The Cinema of Latin America (24 Frames Series)" [2004]
Edited by Alberto Elena & Marina Díaz López

Wallflower Press 9x7½ pb [3/2004] for $29.50
Wallflower Press 9¼x7½ hardcover [3/2004] for $50.40
Brazilian National Cinema  "Brazilian National Cinema" [2007]
by Lisa Shaw & Stephanie Dennison

Routledge pb [9/2007] for $33.95
Routledge hardcover [9/2007] for $125.00
New Argentine Cinema book by Jens Andermann  "New Argentine Cinema" [2011]
by Jens Andermann

I.B. Tauris 9½x6¼ pb [12/2011] for $28.00
I.B. Tauris 9½x6¼ hardcover [12/2011] for $95.00

http://www.amazon.com/Splendors-Latin-Cinema-R-Hernandez-Rodriguez/dp/0313349770/
http://www.amazon.com/New-Brazilian-Cinema-L%C3%83%C2%BAcia-Nagib/dp/1860648789/
Crisis and Capitalism in Contemporary Argentine Cinema (May 2009) by Joanna Page
http://www.amazon.com/Crisis-Capitalism-Contemporary-Argentine-Cinema/dp/0822344726/
The Cinematic Tango: Contemporary Argentine Film (May 2007) by Tamara L. Falicov
http://www.amazon.com/Cinematic-Tango-Contemporary-Argentine-Film/dp/1904764924/
New Argentine Film: Other Worlds (Feb 2011) by Gonzalo Aguilar
http://www.amazon.com/New-Argentine-Film-Concepts-American/dp/0230109012/
The Politics of Affect and Emotion in Contemporary Latin American Cinema: Argentina, Brazil,
Cuba, and Mexico" [Aug 2011] by Laura Podalsky
http://www.amazon.com/Politics-Affect-Emotion-Contemporary-American/dp/0230109551/
Other Worlds: New Argentine Film (Nov 2008) by Gonzalo Aguilar
http://www.amazon.com/Other-Worlds-Argentine-Concepts-American/dp/0230606598/


Books on Cinema of Africa
Black African Cinema book by Nwachukwu Frank Ukadike  
"Black African Cinema" [1994]
by Nwachukwu Frank Ukadike

Univ CA Press 9x6 pb [8/94] for $24.95
Dream Makers on the Nile / Egyptian Cinema book by Mustafa Darwish  "Dream Makers On The Nile: A Portrait of Egyptian Cinema" [1998]
by Mustafa Darwish

Columbia Univ Press 8x8 pb [5/98] out of print/used
African Cinemas book by Olivier Barlet  "African Cinemas: Decolonizing The Gaze" [2001]
by Olivier Barlet

Zed Books 9¼x6 pb [2/2001] for $31.95
Zed Books 9½x6¼ hardcover [2/2001] for $89.95
African Film book by Josef Gugler  "African Film: Re-Imagining A Continent" [2004]
by Josef Gugler

Indiana Univ Press 8½x7¼ pb [1/2004] for $24.95
Indiana Univ Press 9x7½ hardcover [1/2004] for $59.95
Cinema of North Africa & The Middle East book by Gönül Dönmez-Colin  "The Cinema of North Africa and The Middle East (24 Frames Series)" [2007]
by Gönül Dönmez-Colin

Films examined include "Cairo Station" [Egypt 1958], "Once Upon A Time, Beirut"
[Lebanon 1994], "The Runner" [Iran 1989], "Ten" [Iran 2002], and "Uzak" [Turkey 2003]
Wallflower Press 9¼x6½ pb [5/2007] for $29.50
Wallflower Press 9½x7¾ hardcover [5/2007] for $80.00
Postnationalist African Cinemas book by Alexie Tcheuyap  "Postnationalist African Cinemas" [2011]
by Alexie Tcheuyap

Manchester Univ Press 8½x5½ pb [7/2011] for $24.99
Manchester Univ Press 8½x5½ hardcover [9/2011] for $80.00
"Postcolonial African Cinema" by Kenneth Harrow
"Nollywood" photo book by Pieter Hugo is lousy
"Nollywood" edited by Pierre Barrot
http://www.amazon.com/Africa-Shoots-Back-Alternative-Perspectives/dp/0852555776/
"Popular Egyptian Cinema: Gender, Class, and Nation" [April 2007] by Viola Shafik
http://www.amazon.com/Popular-Egyptian-Cinema-Gender-Nation/dp/9774160533/
"Dictionary of African Filmmakers" [July 2008] by Roy Armes
http://www.amazon.com/Dictionary-African-Filmmakers-Roy-Armes/dp/0253351162/
"Companion Encyclopedia of Middle Eastern and North African Film" [Oct 2001] by Oliver Leaman
http://www.amazon.com/Companion-Encyclopedia-Middle-Eastern-African/dp/0415187036/


Books on Asian Cinema   •   Books on Canadian Cinema
Books on Chinese Cinema   •   Books on French Cinema   •   Books on German Cinema
Books on Cinema of India   •   Books on Italian Cinema   •   Books on Japanese Cinema
Books on Mexican Cinema   •   Books on Russian Cinema   •   Books on Cinema of Spain



Foreign Actors & Others

Actors of Asia   •   Actors of Canada   •   Actors of China   •   Actors of France
Actors of Germany   •   Actors of India   •   Actors of Italy   •   Actors of Japan
Actors of Mexico   •   Actors of Russia   •   Actors of Spain

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Jenny  Agutter  [U.K.]
IMDb listingWikipedia

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actress  Alice  Braga  [Brasil] /nm0103797/

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actor  Tongayi  Chirisa  [Zimbabwe]

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Bekim Fehmiu  [Yugoslavia; 1936-2010]
IMDb listing [47 films, 1961-98]

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David  Gulpilil  [Australia]

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actress  Famke  Janssen  [Netherlands]
she is the #1 star in Holland

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Erland  Josephson  [1923-2012; Sweden]

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Genevieve  Nnaji  [Nigeria]
perhaps the most internationally well-known 'Nollywood' actress

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actress  Hind Rostom  [Egypt]
IMDb listing [1947-75]Wikipedia

 book by Maximillien de Lafayette  Hind Rostom: The World's Greatest Actress [2011]
by Maximillien de Lafayette

Egyptian actress Hind Rostom (also spelled Hend) had a career of nearly thirty years; the "world's greatest actress" claim of this author is simply hype, but his subject can indeed be described as "First Lady of The Egyptian Cinema"
Kindle Edition from Times Square Press [3/2011] for $9.99
Times Square Press pb [3/2011] out of print/used (pricing is confusing)
author's website
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actor  Rod Taylor  [Australia]



Selected  Foreign  Films
[ in alphabetical order }

The selected worldwide films coded here were split to Page 3 in 2013.

Selected films of:  Asia   •   Canada   •   China   •   France   •   Germany   •   India
Italy   •   Japan   •   Mexico   •   Russia   •   Spain


Magic Lantern Video & Book Store's 'Foreign Cinema' Pages
back to Page 1  •  Filmmakers  •  Film Genres  •  Links
here on page 2: top of page  •  Books  •  Actors & Others
on page 3: top of page  •  Selected Foreign Films


Foreign Cinema {these pages}   •   Cinema of Asia Page   •   Cinema of Canada Page

Cinema of China Pages   •   Cinema of France Pages   •   Cinema of Germany Page

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