“Truth is a matter of the imagination.” - Ursula K. Le Guin
- The Geek's Guide to SF Cinema: 30 Key Films that Revolutionised the Genre
The Geek's Guide To SF Cinema provides an entertaining and in-depth history of the science fiction genre's pivotal and most influential movies.
From the pioneering films of Georges Melies to such blockbusters as Avatar and Inception in the 21st century, the book will explore how these key movies were made, how they reflected the mood of the time in which they were released and how they have influenced other filmmakers in the years since.
Historians and experts contribute to answer questions such as: 'How important was Fritz Lang's contribution to cinema?' and 'What did Alien say about the cynical climate of the 1970s?'. Providing nostalgia for long-time Science Fiction addicts and context for those whose knowledge and love of the genre is still growing, this is a pop-culture book with depth.
Published: February 2018
Size (cm): 24 x 16 x 2
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