Download En droit, en vers: ou La Botte secrète  (French Edition) by Guy Panisse PDF

By Guy Panisse

Dans cette comédie en huit actes, deux policiers enquêtent sur un crime. l. a. plupart des personnages sont des coupables possibles, mais qui est moveé à l'acte ? « Mario est à son bureau, le téléphone à l'oreille, il attend que l'on décroche à l'autre bout du fil. Mario - Allô ! Ma chérie ! Je viendrai manger à midi. Je suis tranquille pour l. a. journée, le lieutenant est en repos... Quoi, une ratatouille avec des œufs à los angeles poêle ?... Oui, oui, ça me va ! ... Pourquoi, il vient pas travailler ? Je te raconterai... Bon, d'accord je te raconte un peu. Il est venu hier soir pour interroger los angeles femme de celui qui a été tué... C'est ça : Magali. À ce qu'il paraît, qu'il y a european des échanges suspects avec l. a. dame... si tu vois ce que je veux dire... T'as raison, c'est pas très bien... « Qui trop embrasse, price le educate » comme aurait dit mon tonton... Tu comprends pas ? C'est pas grave ! Mais, bon ! À half ça, c'est un bon professionnel. D'ailleurs, il semblerait qu'il ait découvert l'auteur du meurtre... Si, si ! Je vais te lire le mot qu'il m'a laissé. C'est en vers comme quand il parle... »

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Download Paul Abbott (The Television Series MUP) by Beth Johnson PDF

By Beth Johnson

writer of tv sequence resembling Shameless, Clocking Off, nation of Play, Reckless, Linda eco-friendly and kid's Ward, Paul Abbott is a British manufacturer and author whose identify and acceptance for edgy, clever, profitable and socio-political programmes holds major weight within the modern tv and with the general public. this is often the 1st book-length educational learn of the tv programmes created, written through, and/or executive-produced, through Abbott. it's also the 1st educational examine to aim to think about his whole oeuvre. inside of a commonly chronological constitution this quantity elucidates, decodes and evaluates key examples of Abbott's output, showing a necessary overview of Abbott's paintings during the last 3 a long time and assessing his contribution to British television.

Primarily, the quantity offers a classy research of televisual case reports. The case reviews discover the technicity or 'grammar' of the televisual, together with: color, sound, diegetic and non-diegetic track, perspective, shot measurement, shot size, discussion, the construction of house and position, on-location taking pictures, temporality, televisual narrative, functionality and mise-en-scène. The disclosures of the shut textual research are to be linked to quite a number thematic, stylistic and representational motifs around the diversity of Abbott's paintings, thereby inaugurating discussions established upon the 'authorial voice', definitions of 'quality' tv and the negotiation of popular limitations. attractive with thematic and ideological notions of the non-public, the autobiographical, the sincere, the shameless, the fulfilling and the painful recourse of the specificity of 'ordinary life', the quantity seeks to mix shut textual research of Abbott's paintings with archival study and particularly commissioned interviews with Abbott and different very important practitioners.

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Download It's Not TV: Watching HBO in the Post-Television Era by Marc Leverette,Brian L. Ott,Cara Louise Buckley PDF

By Marc Leverette,Brian L. Ott,Cara Louise Buckley

Since first occurring the air in 1972, HBO has regularly tried to redefine tv as we all know it. at the present time, pay tv (and HBO particularly) is located as a substitute to community choices, constantly considered as the best web site for what has emerge as known as "quality television."

This selection of new essays through a world workforce of media students argues that HBO, as a part of the vanguard of tv, is on the heart of tv stories’ pursuits in marketplace positioning, type, content material, know-how, and political economic climate. The members specialize in pioneering components of study and new severe methods in tv stories this present day, highlighting particular elements of the "HBO impression" to discover new views on modern tv from radical alterations in expertise to dramatic shifts in viewing habits.

It’s no longer TV presents clean insights into the "post-television community" through reading HBO’s phenomenally renowned and pioneering exhibits, together with The Sopranos, The Wire, Six toes Under, Sex and the City in addition to its failed sequence, resembling K Street and The Comeback. The members additionally discover the construction technique itself and the construction of a model commodity, besides HBO’s position as a marketplace chief and technological innovator.

Contributors: Kim Akass, Cara Louise Buckley, Rhiannon Bury, Joanna L. Di Mattia, Blake D. Ethridge, Tony Kelso, Marc Leverette, David Marc, Janet McCabe, Conor McGrath, Shawn McIntosh, Brian L. Ott, Avi Santo, Lisa Williamson

Foreword via Toby Miller

Marc Leverette is Assistant Professor of Media stories at Colorado kingdom college. he's writer of Professional Wrestling, the parable, the Mat, and American well known Culture and co-editor of Zombie tradition: Autopsies of the dwelling Dead and Oh My God, They Deconstructed South Park! these Bastards!

Brian L. Ott is affiliate Professor of Media reports at Colorado nation college. he's writer of The Small monitor: How tv Equips Us to dwell within the info Age.

Cara Louise Buckley is a lecturer at Emerson College.

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Download Uva's Basic Grip Book by Michael Uva,Sabrina Uva PDF

By Michael Uva,Sabrina Uva

whereas the know-how of filmmaking has replaced dramatically over the past twenty years, the fundamentals of powerful studio gripping are the same-a thorough wisdom of apparatus, defense, and instruments continues to be the root for achievement. A seriously illustrated reference and studying device, Uva's easy Grip publication offers grounding in simple grip gear, strategies, and questions of safety. It distills the main beginner-friendly info provided in Uva's unique Grip booklet right into a convenient reference and advisor ready specially for the start professional.

Updated with the newest studio grip apparatus, the ebook additionally deals an entire checklist of non-public grip instruments that each grip must have, greater than a hundred methods of the alternate, and a evaluation try out designed to confirm new wisdom. Uva's uncomplicated Grip e-book additionally bargains safeguard assistance for gripping, distinct descriptions of positions in the grip division, and recommendation designed to aid land that first activity and get confirmed during this very aggressive undefined. a completely up-to-date and improved word list completes the book.

Uva's uncomplicated Grip booklet covers newcomers' most commonly asked questions and is helping them to procure simple abilities. It additionally appears on the varied positions in the grip division and gives useful recommendation in getting that first job.

Like its predecessor, Uva's simple Grip ebook is crammed all through with tips of the exchange, in addition to tips about universal perform and safeguard. a stronger and multiplied word list completes the book.

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Download Cop Shows: A Critical History of Police Dramas on Television by Roger Sabin,Ronald Wilson,Linda Speidel PDF

By Roger Sabin,Ronald Wilson,Linda Speidel

From police officers who're paragons of advantage, to law enforcement officials who're as undesirable because the undesirable guys...from surly loners, to upbeat partners...from detectives who pursue painstaking research, to unfastened cannons who simply are looking to kick down the door, the heroes and anti-heroes of television police dramas are a part of who we're. They input our residing rooms and let us know tall stories in regards to the social agreement that exists among the citizen and the police. Love them or detest them—according to the scores, we adore them—they serve a functionality. They’ve entertained, proficient and infrequently infuriated audiences for greater than 60 years.
This publication examines Dragnet, street Patrol, bare urban, The Untouchables, The F.B.I., Columbo, Hawaii Five-O, Kojak, Starsky & Hutch, Hill road Blues, Cagney & Lacey, Miami Vice, legislations & Order, murder: lifestyles in the street, NYPD Blue, CSI, The protect, The Wire, and Justified.
It’s time to take one other examine the “perps,” the “vics” and the lads and women in blue, and ask how their illustration intersects with questions of sophistication, gender, sexuality, and “race.” what's their socio-cultural schedule? what's their relation to style and televisuality? And why is it that once a television cop supplies a witness his card and says, “call me,” that witness continuously finally ends up on a slab?

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Download Difficult Men: From The Sopranos and The Wire to Mad Men and by Brett Martin PDF

By Brett Martin

In the past due Nineteen Nineties and early 2000s, a wave of television indicates, first on top class cable channels like HBO after which easy cable networks like FX and AMC, dramatically stretched television's inventiveness, emotional resonance and ambition. exhibits equivalent to The cord, Breaking undesirable, The Sopranos, Mad males, Deadwood, The protect tackled problems with lifestyles and demise, love and sexuality, habit, race, violence and existential boredom.

tv indicates turned where to visit see tales of the triumph and betrayals of the yankee Dream at first of the twenty-first century.

This revolution occurred by the hands of a brand new breed of auteur: the omnipotent writer-show runner. those have been males approximately as complex, idiosyncratic, and "difficult" because the conflicted protagonists that outlined the style. Given the opportunity to make paintings in a maligned medium, they fell upon the chance with unchecked ambition.

Difficult males features large interviews with the entire significant avid gamers, together with David Chase and James Gandolfini (The Sopranos), David Simon, Dominic West and Ed Burns (The Wire), Vince Gilligan (Breaking Bad), Matthew Weiner and Jon Hamm (Mad Men), David Milch (NYPD Blue, Deadwood) and Alan Ball (Six ft Under), as well as dozens of different writers, administrators, studio executives and actors. Martin takes us behind the curtain of our favorite indicates, offering never-before-heard tale after tale and revealing how television has emerged from the shadow of movie to turn into a really major and influential a part of our tradition.

Brett Martin is the writer of The Supranos: The Book(2007). His paintings has seemed in The ny occasions, the hot Yorker, foodstuff and Wine and Vanity reasonable. tricky males is an insightful historical past of renowned US television drama which strains the emergence of exhibits similar to The Sopranos, Breaking undesirable, Mad males and The Wire, and explores their engagement with vital social concerns round love, sexuality, race and violence.

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Download Shooting from the East: Filmmaking on the Canadian Atlantic by Darrell Varga PDF

By Darrell Varga

Atlantic Canada has a wealthy culture of storytelling and creativity that has prolonged to severe and viewers compliment for movies from the region’s 4 provinces. in the past there was no complete historical past of this varied physique of labor.

In taking pictures from the East, Darrell Varga lines the emergence of artwork cinema within the Nineteen Seventies and ’80s, and next upward thrust of a modern advertisement characteristic movie and tv in terms of consultant examples of an exceptional diversity of titles, together with the journey of Faustus Bidgood, lifestyles sessions, The Disappeared, and Trailer Park Boys. He offers research of documentary filmmaking to stress issues comparable to the institution of the neighborhood nationwide movie Board studio and the impression of broadcast coverage, but additionally considers major ordinary issues together with the surroundings, the physique, race and primary countries, and the North. via severe analyses of key movies and interviews carried out with filmmakers from all corners of the area, Varga uncovers styles of that means throughout varied productions and interrogates the concept that of quarter in terms of winning notions of nationwide cinema and transnational media tradition.

With a spotlight on brief movies and an in depth historical past and research of the filmmaking creation co-operatives positioned in every one province, taking pictures from the East sheds gentle at the artistic techniques and native fiscal and cultural stipulations for making pictures at the fringe of the Atlantic.

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Download Mythologie des Séries Télé (French Edition) by Jean-Pierre Esquenazi PDF

By Jean-Pierre Esquenazi

Faisant fi de tout jugement layouté par l'intelligentsia, les téléspectateurs du XXIe siècle se sont emparés du phénomène « séries télévisées ». remark expliquer ce goût si prononcé, quasi addictif, pour les séries ? Faut-il y lire, à los angeles suite de ce que provoquent d'autres arts populaires comme los angeles bande dessinée ou le polar, une envie de communiquer à l'unisson et de laisser entrer le héros des temps modernes dans l'intimité de notre quotidien ?

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Download Television’s Female Spies and Crimefighters: 600 Characters by Karen A. Romanko PDF

By Karen A. Romanko

Emma Peel donning her "kinky boots." Amanda King and her poppy seed cake. Julie Barnes at her hippie pad. Honey West together with her puppy ocelot. Television's lady spies and crimefighters make rather an influence, but there hasn't been a reference e-book dedicated to them before. This encyclopedic paintings covers 350 lady spies, inner most investigators, beginner sleuths, police detectives, federal brokers and crime-fighting superheroes who've seemed in additional than 250 sequence because the Fifties, with an emphasis on lead or noteworthy characters. Entries are alphabetical by way of sequence, that includes credit and synopses, extraordinary plot issues, attention-grabbing proof and significant observation on seminal sequence and characters. a quick background of lady spies and crimefighters on television areas them in chronological viewpoint and sociological context.

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Download Cable Guys: Television and Masculinities in the 21st Century by Amanda D. Lotz PDF

By Amanda D. Lotz

the meth-dealing yet committed relatives guy Walter White of AMC’s Breaking Bad,
to the part-time basketball trainer, part-time gigolo Ray Drecker of HBO’s Hung,
depictions of male characters confused via societal expectancies of fellows and
anxious approximately altering American masculinity became usual throughout the
television panorama. attractive with a wide selection of indicates, together with The
, Dexter, and Nip/Tuck, between many others, Amanda D. Lotz
identifies the slow incorporation of second-wave feminism into prevailing
gender norms because the catalyst for the contested masculinities on show in
contemporary cable dramas.

the emergence of “male-centered serials” equivalent to The Shield, Rescue Me, and Sons of Anarchy and the demanding situations those characters face in negotiating
modern masculinities, Lotz analyzes how those indicates mix feminist approaches
to fatherhood and marriage with extra conventional structures of masculine
identity that emphasize men’s function as companies. She explores the dynamics of
close male friendships either in teams, as in Entourage and Men of a
Certain Age
, in which characters try out the bounds among the homosocial
and gay of their relationships with one another, and within the dyadic
intimacy depicted in Boston Legal and Scrubs. Cable Guys offers a
much wanted investigate the under-considered topic of ways structures of masculinity
continue to conform on television.

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