'The Pianist' and the ruins of Berlin

Goldsmith, Ben (2004) 'The Pianist' and the ruins of Berlin. In Morris, Brian & Verhoeven, Deb (Eds.) Proceedings of 'Passionate city: an international symposium', School of Applied Communication, RMIT University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia.

[img] ERA Evidence (PDF 142kB)
Administrators only | Request a copy from author

View at publisher

Abstract

In this paper I will discuss some of the ways Berlin and the city's main studio complex, Studio Babelsberg, have been promoted and used as sites for international feature film production in recent years. I will use Roman Polanski's film The Pianist, which was shot in part at Studio Babelsberg and in the vicinity of Berlin, to exemplify some of the transformations and discuss some of the repercussions of international production for thinking about cinematic rivalry between places.

Impact and interest:

Citation counts are sourced monthly from Scopus and Web of Science® citation databases.

These databases contain citations from different subsets of available publications and different time periods and thus the citation count from each is usually different. Some works are not in either database and no count is displayed. Scopus includes citations from articles published in 1996 onwards, and Web of Science® generally from 1980 onwards.

Citations counts from the Google Scholar™ indexing service can be viewed at the linked Google Scholar™ search.

ID Code: 50355
Item Type: Conference Paper
Refereed: No
Keywords: Berlin, Germany, Film industry, Films, Pianist, The (2002), Polanski, Roman (1933-), Promotion
Deposited On: 16 May 2012 22:55
Last Modified: 21 Jun 2012 03:11

Export: EndNote | Dublin Core | BibTeX

Repository Staff Only: item control page