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BFI television handbook 2005 : the essential guide to UK TV /
edited by Alister McGown.
imprint
London : BFI, 2004.
description
272 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
ISBN
1844570274 (pbk.)
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London : BFI, 2004.
isbn
1844570274 (pbk.)
catalogue key
5340055
A Look Inside
Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
Covering all major developments in television in the UK during the past year, this text provides an overview of recent events, as well as looking ahead to likely trends in the near future.
Long Description
The BFI Television Handbook 2005, the essential guide to U.K. TV, is a freshly conceived and thoroughly up-to-date overview of the state of television in the United Kingdom now. Covering all the developments of the previous year, it also looks ahead to the shape of things to come. It analyzes how the media industry has performed and changed the key players, the leading channels and companies, the audiences, the technology, and the statistics. It chronicles and critiques programming highlights and trends in all areas, from crime drama to documentaries, from sitcom to imports. It also provides a directory of useful contacts, events, and information concerning TV and areas connected to it, from archiving to websites and from policy legislation to fanzines.
Main Description
This handbook is a freshly concieved and throughly up to date overview of UK TV now. Covering all the developments of the previous year it also looks ahead to the shape of things to come. It brings together an overview of how media industries have performed and changed.
Unpaid Annotation
The Essential Guide to UK TV "The BFI Television Handbook 2005, the essential guide to U.K. TV, is a freshly conceived and throughly up-todate overview of the state of television in the United Kingdom now. Covering all the developments of the previous year, it also looks ahead to the shape of things to come. It analyzes how the media industry has performed and changed the key players, the leading channels and companies, the audiences, the technology, and the statistics. It chronicles and and critiques programming highlights and trends in all areas, from crime drama to documentaries, from sitcom to imports. It also provides a directory of useful contacts, events, and information concerning TV and areas connected to it, from archiving to websites and from policy legislation to fanzines.
Unpaid Annotation
Designed to provide a authoritative one-stop guide to developments in the British Television Industry.
Table of Contents
Introduction
In Mainstream Gear
Wong's Heartbreak Tango
Space-Time Tango
Wong's Biographical Histories of Knights-errant
Pathos Angelical
Wong's Buenos Aires Affair
Betrayed by Maggie Cheung
Minor Projects and Conclusion
Bibliogrpahy
Filmography
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