Cine: Spanish Influences on Early Cinema in the Philippines
By Nick De Ocampo
Published by Anvil Publishing, Inc., ©2007.
Nick Deocampo’s ‘Cine: Spanish Influences on Early Cinema in the Philippines’, the first in a series of books on Philippine film history, investigates the origin and formation of cinema as it became the Filipinos’ preeminent entertainment and cultural form. By tracing Philippine cinema to its Hispanic past, Deocampo shows Spanish influences in film through a matrix of forces – language, material culture, aesthetics, reception, and ideology.
Description: 420 pages : color illustrations ; 23 x 19 cm