Durango: Instituto Tecnológico de Durango, 2018. First Edition. Hardcover. 698p., photos, facsimiles, bibl., boards., 4to. New. Item #66358
"El cine Mexicano" is a comprehensive volume that highlights the history of Mexican cinema, and the role Durango has played in this important cultural medium, widely known as the "seventh art". The work specifically explores more than 100 years of film production, examining its techinical aspects and showcasing the iconic luminaries that have defined the industry and enriched the country's social identity; it also studies how Mexican film has consistently reflected larger political and social events, and captured the zeitgeist of the modern era in all of its triumphs, transitions, and conflicts. The text is divided into two main parts: "El cine Mexicano. El séptimo arte" and "Durango la tierra del cine". Edition is limited to 250 copies.