Nalyse the iconography, conventions and audience expectations (Grant, 2007) of one film genre & access how (and if) they have changed over time.
This is a 3000 words essay presented in academic format, including BIBLIOGRAPHY and REFERENCES (both in Harvard style).
Keywords: Iconography, convention, expectation
Every text participates in one or several genres, there is no genreless text:
Deconstructing Genre & Hybridity in Contemporary Film & TV
-Grant, B.K. (2003) Introduction & Tudorr, Andrew Genre (From Grant, Barry Keith (Ed, 2003) The Film Genre Reader III)
-Grant, B.K. (2007) Introduction and a?Approaching Film Genrea (From Film Genre: From Iconography to Ideology (2007) pp.1-24)
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