Directory of World Cinema: Argentina (Book)
Directory of World Cinema: Argentina focuses on Argentina's film industry, one of the most popular, diverse and successful industries in Latin America. This book contains essays, reviews, full-colour stills, interviews, references and trivia. Topics include a survey of the country's key films, the Buenos Aires film festival and iconic directors.
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Gary M. Kramer is a freelance writer.
Beatriz Urraca is associate professor of Spanish at Widener University.
Introduction by the Editors
Film of the Year
Elefante blanco/White Elephant
Argentine Cinema from Production to Exhibition
Tango and Cinema
Fernando ‘Pino’ Solanas
María Luisa Bemberg
Interview with Verónica Chen
History & Cinema
Social & Political Cinema
Sex & Gender
'This directory is an excellent vade mecum for both academics and film buffs. Meaty essays provide provocative commentaries on cinematic history, sociopolitical background, sex and gender, crime, dictatorship, and modern families; zero in on the documentary genre; and explore the experimental. '