Download e-book for kindle: Animated Landscapes: History, Form and Function by Chris Pallant

By Chris Pallant

ISBN-10: 1501320114

ISBN-13: 9781501320118

ISBN-10: 1628923512

ISBN-13: 9781628923513

Winner of the 2017 McLaren-Lambart Award for most sensible publication almost about Animation

Studying panorama in cinema isn't really particularly new; it might be difficult to visualize Woody Allen with out big apple, or the French New Wave with no Paris. however the specialise in live-action cinema leaves an important hole in learning lively movies. With the virtually overall pervasiveness of animation this present day, this assortment offers the reader with a better feel of ways the lively landscapes of the current relate to these of the prior. together with essays from overseas views, Animated Landscapes introduces an idea that has appeared, actually, to be within the historical past of animation studies.

The assortment offers a well timed counterpoint to the dominance of personality (be that both lively characters resembling Mickey Mouse or actual global personalities comparable to Walt Disney) that exists inside of animation scholarship (and movie stories extra generally). Chapters deal with quite a lot of themes together with background, case reports in nationwide contexts (including Australia, Japan, China and Latvia), the traversal of lively panorama, the animation of fantastical landscapes, and the animation of interactive landscapes. Animated Landscapes delivers to be a useful addition to the prevailing literature, for the main missed point of animation.

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