Film/Genre

Film/Genre

Book Title: Film/Genre

Author: Barry Keith Grant

Format: Paperback | 246 pages

Publication Date: 01 Feb 1999

ISBN-13: 9780851707174

This book revises our notions of film genre and connects the roles played by industry critics and audiences in making and re-making genre. Altman reveals the conflicting stakes for which the genre game has been played and recognises that the term genre has different meanings for different groups.