Volume 45, Number 2, Winter 2015

Table of Contents

Articles

Film Propaganda and Kultur: The German Dilemma, 1914-1917

pp. 4-12

Royal Renunciation: Edward VIII and the Problems of Representation

pp. 13-23

Cartoon Jazz: Soviet Animations and the Khrushchev “Thaw”

pp. 24-38

Book Reviews

The World History of Animation by Stephen Cavalier (review)

pp. 39-40

1939: The Making of the Six Greatest Films from Hollywood’s Greatest Year by Charles F. Adams (review)

pp. 40-41

Sensing the Past: Hollywood Stars and Historical Visions by Jim Cullen (review)

pp. 41-43

Counter-Archive: Film, the Everyday, and Albert Kahn’s Archives de la Planète by Paula Amad (review)

pp. 43-44

Screening Nature: Cinema Beyond the Human ed. by Anat Pick & Guinevere Narraway (review)

pp. 44-45

Cinema and Evil: Moral Complexities and the “Dangerous” Film by Dara Waldron (review)

pp. 45-46

Documenting the Documentary: Close Readings of Documentary Film and Video ed. by Barry Keith Grant and Jeannette Sloniowski (review)

pp. 46-47

Fatalism in American Film Noir: Some Cinematic Philosophy by Robert B. Pippin (review)

pp. 47-48

Post-Westerns: Cinema, Region, West by Neil Campbell (review)

pp. 48-50

Berlin Coquette. Prostitution and the New German Woman, 1890-1933 by Jill Suzanne Smith (review)

pp. 50-52

Where Film Meets Philosophy: Godard, Resnais, and Experiments in Cinematic Thinking by Hunter Vaughan (review)

pp. 52-53

Hollywood 1938: Motion Pictures’ Greatest Year by Catherine Jurca (review)

pp. 54-55

Consuming Visions: Cinema, Writing And Modernity In Rio De Janeiro by Maite Conde (review)

pp. 55-57

Hollywood Left and Right: How Movie Stars Shaped American Politics by Steven J. Ross (review)

pp. 57-59

Hollywood Exiles in Europe: The Blacklist and Cold War Film Culture by Rebecca Prime (review)

pp. 59-60

Directory of World Cinema: Turkey by Eylem Atakav (review)

p. 61

Split Screen Korea: Shin Sang-ok and Postwar Cinema by Steven Chung (review)

pp. 61-63

Television Aesthetics and Style ed. by Jason Jacobs and Steven Peacock (review)

pp. 63-65

The American Jewish Story through Cinema by Eric A. Goldman (review)

pp. 65-66

La historia argentina a través del cine: Las “visiones del pasado” (1933-2003) by Eduardo Jakubowicz and Laura Radetich (review)

pp. 66-68

Almost Hollywood: The Forgotten Story of Jacksonville, Florida by Blair Miller (review)

pp. 68-69

Film Reviews

This Ain’t California dir. by Marten Persiel (review)

pp. 70-71

Jerichow written and dir. by Christian Petzold (review)

pp. 71-73

The Outrageous Sophie Tucker dir. by William Gazecki (review)

pp. 73-75

Leon Blum For All Mankind dir. by Jean Bodon (review)

pp. 75-77

Toxic Tears: The Darker Side of the Green Revolution dir. by Tom Deiters and Hibert Kamphuisen (review)

pp. 77-78

The Wrecking Crew dir. by Danny Tedesco (review)

pp. 78-79

Unmade in China dir. and written by Tanner King Barklow and Gil Kofman (review)

pp. 80-81

Battalion [Batal’on] dir. by Dmitrii Meskhiev (review)

pp. 81-82

Exodus: Gods and Kings dir. by Ridley Scott (review)

pp. 82-83

Together Brothers dir. by William A. Graham (review)

pp. 84-85