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The Resource The mouse machine : Disney and technology, J.P. Telotte

The mouse machine : Disney and technology, J.P. Telotte

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The mouse machine : Disney and technology
Title
The mouse machine
Title remainder
Disney and technology
Statement of responsibility
J.P. Telotte
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Throughout Disney's phenomenally successful run in the entertainment industry, the company has negotiated the use of cutting-edge film and media technologies that, J.P. Telotte argues, have proven fundamental to the company's identity. Disney's technological developments include the use of stereophonic surround sound for Fantasia, experimentation with wide-screen technology, inaugural adoption of three-strip Technicolor film, and early efforts at fostering depth in the animated image. Telotte also chronicles Disney's partnership with television, development of the theme park, and depiction of technology in science-fiction narratives. An in-depth discussion of Disney's shift into digital filmmaking with its Pixar partnership and an emphasis on digital special effects in live-action films, such as the Pirates of the Caribbean series, also highlight the studio's historical investment in technology. By exploring the technological context for Disney creations throughout its history, The Mouse Machine illuminates Disney's extraordinary growth into one of the largest and most influential media and entertainment companies in the world
Cataloging source
E7B
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Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
The mouse machine : Disney and technology, J.P. Telotte
Label
The mouse machine : Disney and technology, J.P. Telotte
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.5406/j.ctt1xck15
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 203-209) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • ""Front cover""; ""Title Page""; ""Copyright Page""; ""Table of Contents""; ""Acknowledgments""; ""Introduction: Main Street, Machines, and the Mouse""; ""1. Sound Fantasy""; ""2. Minor Hazards: Disney and the Color Adventure""; ""3. Three-Dimensional Animation and the Illusion of Life""; ""4. A Monstrous Vision: Disney, Science Fiction, and CinemaScope""; ""5. Disney in Television Land""; ""The ""Inhabitable Text"" of the Parks""; ""7. Course Correction: Of Black Holes and Computer Games""; ""8. ""Better Than Real"": Digital Disney, Pixar, and Beyond""; ""Conclusions""; ""Notes""
  • ""Works Cited""""Index""; ""back cover""
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Extent
1 online resource (221 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780252092633
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Specific material designation
remote

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