Back to top

#75, Spring 2015

The Velvet Light Trap

Media Distribution

Distribution's Return Trip: Two Hollywood Studios, Money, and Japan, 1921–1941
Eric Hoyt
Self-Regulation through Distribution: Censorship and the Comic Book Industry in 1954
Shawna Kidman
Television beyond the Networks: First-Run Syndication of Original Content in the 1970s
Karen Petruska
Redistributing Japanese Television Dorama: The Shadow Economies and Communities around Online Fan Distribution of Japanese Media
Rayna Denison
A Peripheral Market? Hollywood Majors and the Middle East / North Africa Market
Nolwenn Mingant
Palimpsests of Power: UNESCO-“Sponsored” Film Production and the Construction of a “Global Village,” 1948–1953
Regina Longo

Book Reviews

On-Demand Culture: Digital Delivery and the Future of Movies by Chuck Tryon
Reviewed by Annie Major
Wired TV: Laboring Over an Interactive Future edited by Denise Mann
Reviewed by Laura Felschow
Reading the Bromance: Homosocial Relationships in Film and Television edited by Michael DeAngelis
Reviewed by Michael Rennett
Spectacular Digital Effects: CGI and Contemporary Cinema by Kristen Whissel
Reviewed by Laura Felschow