Hollywood Speaks Out: Pictures That Dared to Protest Real World Issues (English) (Hardcover)
“Hollywood Speaks Out” explores that rare Hollywood feature that dared to tackle red-hot, social issues whilst American society was gripped by the convulsion and controversy they generated. Explores why Hollywood has always been risk-adverse, and how most feature flms deal with controversial issues long after the controversy is pastOrganized around such important issues as poverty, racism, sexism, war, anti-Semitism, and homophobiaDiscusses the relevance and the impact of feature films from “Modern Times” to “WALL-E”
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Specifications of Hollywood Speaks Out: Pictures That Dared to Protest Real World Issues (English) (Hardcover)
|Publisher||John Wiley (original)|
|Number of Pages||280 Pages|
|Weight||1.2 Pounds (US)|
|Height||9.1 Inches (US)|
|Width||0.8 Inches (US)|
Robert L. Hilliard has taught at a number of universities throughout his career as a film and communication studies scholar, Dr. Hilliard was Chief of the Public Broadcasting Branch of the Federal Communications Commission and was Chair of the Federal Interagency Media Committee. He is t…View More
|Author||Robert Hilliard Hilliard|
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