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Dr Yannis Tzioumakis Ph.D, MA, Ptycheion (BA equivalent)

Reader in Film and Media Industries Communication and Media

    Publications

    2019

    Converging Indiewood: Spike Jonze, Propaganda Films and the Emergence of Specialty Film Giant USA Films (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2019). Converging Indiewood: Spike Jonze, Propaganda Films and the Emergence of Specialty Film Giant USA Films. In K. Wilkins, & W. Moss-Wellington (Eds.), The Films of Spike Jonze (pp. 46-64). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

    2018

    Conning all over the World: Latin American Variations of an American Film Genre (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2018). Conning all over the World: Latin American Variations of an American Film Genre. Screen (Oxford).

    From Exploitation to Legitimacy: Easy Rider (1969) and Independent Cinema's Journey into Hollywood (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2018). From Exploitation to Legitimacy: Easy Rider (1969) and Independent Cinema's Journey into Hollywood. In P. Krämer, & Y. Tzioumakis (Eds.), The Hollywood Renaissance: Revisiting American Cinema's Most Celebrated Era (pp. 111-127). New York: Bloomsbury Academic.

    The Hollywood Renaissance: Revisiting American Cinema's Most Celebrated Era (Book)

    Krämer, P., & Tzioumakis, Y. (Eds.) (2018). The Hollywood Renaissance: Revisiting American Cinema's Most Celebrated Era. New York City: Bloomsbury Publishing USA.

    2017

    American Independent Cinema (Book)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2017). American Independent Cinema.

    What Makes a Film ‘Greek’: Inward Investment, Outward Aspirations and the Case of Jules Dassin’s Pote tin Kyriaki/Never on Sunday (1960) (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2017). What makes a film Greek: Inward investment, outward aspirations, & the case of Jules Dassin's Pote tin Kyriaki(Never on Sunday, 1960). Film History: An International Journal, 29(2), 1-31.

    Review of Connor, J.D (2015) The Studios after the Studios: Neoclassical Hollywood (1970-2010) Stanford: Stanford University Press (Book Review)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2017). The Studios after the Studios: Neoclassical Hollywood (1970–2010). New Review of Film and Television Studies, 15(1), 123-127. doi:10.1080/17400309.2016.1153861

    DOI: 10.1080/17400309.2016.1153861

    2016

    From Independent to Indie (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (n.d.). From Independent to Indie. In A Companion to American Indie Film (pp. 233-256). John Wiley & Sons, Inc.. doi:10.1002/9781118758359.ch10

    DOI: 10.1002/9781118758359.ch10

    Having Its Cake and Eating It Too: Contemporary American 'Indie' Cinema and My Big Fat Greek Wedding Reframed (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y., & Papadimitriou, L. (2016). Having Its Cake and Eating It Too: Contemporary American 'Indie' Cinema and My Big Fat Greek Wedding Reframed. In L. Badley, C. Perkins, & M. Schreiber (Eds.), Indie Reframed: Women's Filmmaking and Contemporary American Independent Cinema (pp. 188-203). Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

    ‘Indie doc’: documentary film and American ‘independent’, ‘indie’ and ‘indiewood’ filmmaking (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2016). ‘Indie doc’: documentary film and American ‘independent’, ‘indie’ and ‘indiewood’ filmmaking. Studies in Documentary Film, 10(1), 1-21. doi:10.1080/17503280.2016.1171688

    DOI: 10.1080/17503280.2016.1171688

    Politics 'Indie Style': Political Filmmaking and Contemporary US Independent Cinema (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2016). Politics 'Indie Style': Political Filmmaking and Contemporary US Independent Cinema. In Y. Tzioumakis, & C. Molloy (Eds.), The Routledge Companion to Cinema and Politics (pp. 339-353). Abingdon: Routledge.

    The Routledge Companion to Cinema and Politics (Book)

    Tzioumakis, Y., & Molloy, C. (Eds.) (2016). The Routledge Companion to Cinema and Politics. Abingdon: Routledge.

    2015

    'My Big Fat Life in Ruins': Marketing Greekness and the Contemporary US Independent Film (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y., & Papadimitriou, L. (2015). 'My Big Fat Life in Ruins': Marketing Greekness and the Contemporary US Independent Film. In N. Mingant, C. Tirtaine, & J. Augros (Eds.), Film Marketing into the 21st Century (pp. 36-46). London: BFI.

    'An Increasingly Global Presence: Contemporary American Independent Cinema outside the United States' (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2015). An increasingly global presence: Contemporary American independent cinema outside the United States. In Independent Filmmaking Around the Globe (pp. 20-38).

    Between ‘indiewood’ and ‘nowherewood’: American independent cinema in the twenty-first century (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2014). Between ‘indiewood’ and ‘nowherewood’: American independent cinema in the twenty-first century. International Journal of Media & Cultural Politics, 10(3), 285-300. doi:10.1386/macp.10.3.285_1

    DOI: 10.1386/macp.10.3.285_1

    Jacques Tourneur (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (n.d.). Jacques Tourneur. In Y. Tasker, & S. Leonard (Eds.), 50 Hollywood Filmmakers (pp. 248-257). London: Routledge.

    2014

    'American Independent Cinema, Producers' (Internet publication)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2014). 'American Independent Cinema, Producers'. Oxford University Press. Retrieved from https://www.oxfordbibliographies.com/

    'Sherry B. Ortner (2013) Not Hollywood: Independent Film at the Twilight of the American Dream' (Book Review)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2014). 'Sherry B. Ortner (2013) Not Hollywood: Independent Film at the Twilight of the American Dream'. Screen (Oxford), 55(1), 155-158.

    2013

    American Independent Cinema in the Age of Convergence (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2013). American Independent Cinema in the Age of Convergence. Revue Française d'Etudes Américaines, (136), 52-66.

    Introduction (Chapter)

    Greenwood, R., Oliver, C., Sahlin, K., & Suddaby, R. (n.d.). Introduction. In The SAGE Handbook of Organizational Institutionalism (pp. 1-46). SAGE Publications Ltd. doi:10.4135/9781849200387.n1

    DOI: 10.4135/9781849200387.n1

    The Time of Our Lives: Dirty Dancing and Popular Culture (Book)

    Tzioumakis, Y., & Lincoln, S. (Eds.) (2013). The Time of Our Lives: Dirty Dancing and Popular Culture. Detroit: Wayne State University Press.

    2012

    American Independent Cinema: Indie, Indiewood and beyond (Book)

    King, G., Molloy, C., & Tzioumakis, Y. (Eds.) (2012). American Independent Cinema: Indie, Indiewood and beyond. London: Routledge.

    Hollywood's Indies: Classics Divisions, Specialty Labels and the American Film Market (Book)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2012). Hollywood's Indies: Classics Divisions, Specialty Labels and the American Film Market. Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

    Introduction (Chapter)

    Arefian, F. F., & Moeini, S. H. I. (2020). Introduction. In The Urban Book Series (pp. 1-6). Springer International Publishing. doi:10.1007/978-3-030-22762-3_1

    DOI: 10.1007/978-3-030-22762-3_1

    Reclaiming Independence: American Independent Cinema Distribution and Exhibition Practices beyond Indiewood (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2012). Reclaiming Independence: American Independent Cinema Distribution and Exhibition Practices beyond Indiewood. Les Cahiers de l'Afeccav, (4), 10. Retrieved from http://map.revues.org/585

    Style Developing and Product Upgrading: Monogram Pictures, the Ambitious B Film and Joseph H. Lewis's Three Contributions to the East Side Kids Film Series (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2012). Style Developing and Product Upgrading: Monogram Pictures, the Ambitious B Film and Joseph H. Lewis's Three Contributions to the East Side Kids Film Series. In G. Rhodes (Ed.), The Films of Joseph H. Lewis (pp. 11-37). Detroit: Wayne State University Press.

    The Independent, the Indie and Indiewood: Towards a Periodisation of Contemporary (post-1980) American Independent Cinema (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2012). The Independent, the Indie and Indiewood: Towards a Periodisation of Contemporary (post-1980) American Independent Cinema. In G. King, C. Molloy, & Y. Tzioumakis (Eds.), American Independent Cinema: Indie, Indiewood and beyond, (pp. 28-40). London: Routledge.

    2011

    Academic Discourses and American Independent Cinema: In Search of A Field of Studies, Part 2 The 1990s and beyond (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2011). Academic Discourses and American Independent Cinema: In Search of A Field of Studies, Part 2 The 1990s and beyond. The New Review of Film and Television Studies, 9(3), 311-340.

    Academic discourses and American independent cinema: in search of a field of studies. Part 1: from the beginnings to the 1980s (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2011). Academic discourses and American independent cinema: in search of a field of studies. Part 1: from the beginnings to the 1980s. New Review of Film and Television Studies, 9(2), 105-131. doi:10.1080/17400309.2011.556928

    DOI: 10.1080/17400309.2011.556928

    Far from Heaven (Book)

    Davis, G. (2011). Far from Heaven. Y. Tzioumakis (Ed.), Edinburgh University Press.

    Greek Cinema: Texts, Histories, Identities (Book)

    Papadimitriou, L., & Tzioumakis, Y. (Eds.) (2011). Greek Cinema: Texts, Histories, Identities. Bristol/Chicago: Intellect/University of Chicago Press.

    Introduction (Chapter)

    Papadimitriou, L., & Tzioumakis, Y. (2011). Introduction. In L. Papadimitriou, & Y. Tzioumakis (Eds.), Greek Cinema: Texts, Histories, Identities (pp. 9-14). Bristol/Chicago: Intellect/University of Chicago Press.

    2010

    Brokeback Mountain (Book)

    Needham, G. (2010). Brokeback Mountain. Y. Tzioumakis (Ed.), Edinburgh University Press.

    From the Business of Cinema to the Business of Entertainment: Hollywood Cinema at the Age of Digital Technology (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2010). From the Business of Cinema to the Business of Entertainment: Hollywood Cinema at the Age of Digital Technology. In R. C. Sickels (Ed.), American Cinema in the Digital Age. New Haven: Praeger Press.

    Lost in Translation (Book)

    King, G. (2010). Lost in Translation. Y. Tzioumakis (Ed.), Edinburgh University Press.

    Love, Truth and the Medium in sex, lies, and videotapes (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2010). Love, Truth and the Medium in sex, lies, and videotapes. In R. B. Palmer, & S. M. Sanders (Eds.), The Philosophy of Steven Soderbergh (pp. 33-60). Lexington: University Press of Kentucky.

    Memento (Book)

    Molloy, C. (2010). Memento. Y. Tzioumakis (Ed.), American Indies.

    2009

    Adapting Oleanna for the Screen: Film Adaptation and the Institutional Apparatus of American Independent Cinema (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2009). Adapting Oleanna for the Screen: Film Adaptation and the Institutional Apparatus of American Independent Cinema. In J. Callens (Ed.), Crossings: David Mamet's Work in Different Genres and Media (pp. 139-163). Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing.

    The Spanish Prisoner (Book)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2009). The Spanish Prisoner. Y. Tzioumakis (Ed.), Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press.

    2008

    Edgar G. Ulmer: The Low-end Independent Filmmaker par excellence (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2008). Edgar G. Ulmer: The Low-end Independent Filmmaker par excellence. In G. Rhodes (Ed.), Edgar G Ulmer: Detour on Poverty Row (pp. 3-23). Lanham: Lexington Books.

    Entertainment in the Margins: Orion Pictures Presents a Filmhaus Production of A David Mamet Film (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2008). Entertainment in the Margins: Orion Pictures Presents a Filmhaus Production of A David Mamet Film. In R. C. Sickels (Ed.), The Business of Entertainment: Vol 1 Cinema (pp. 153-177). New Haven: Greenwood Press.

    Performance in American Independent Cinema: David Mamet's Practical Aesthetics in Action (in Greek) (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2008). Performance in American Independent Cinema: David Mamet's Practical Aesthetics in Action (in Greek). In C. Adamou (Ed.), The Actor between Stage and Screen (pp. 111-123). Athens: Kastaniotis.

    2007

    Bridging Mainstream and Independent Cinema: The Question of Aesthetics in John Sayles's Early Films (Chapter)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2007). Bridging Mainstream and Independent Cinema: The Question of Aesthetics in John Sayles's Early Films. In K. Kontovrakis, & D. Mouzaki (Eds.), John Sayles (pp. 26-32). Thessaloniki: Thessaloniki International Film Festival.

    2006

    American Independent Cinema: An Introduction (Book)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2006). American Independent Cinema: An Introduction. New Brunswick, New Jersey: Rutgers University Press.

    Marketing David Mamet: Institutionally Assigned Film Authorship in Contemporary American Cinema (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2006). Marketing David Mamet: Institutionally Assigned Film Authorship in Contemporary American Cinema. The Velvet Light Trap, 57, 60-75.

    The Poetics of Performance in the Cinema of David Mamet: Against Embellishment (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2006). The Poetics of Performance in the Cinema of David Mamet: Against Embellishment. The Journal of Midwest Modern Language Association, 39(1), 88-99.

    2004

    MAJOR STATUS, INDEPENDENT SPIRIT (Journal article)

    Tzioumakis, Y. (2004). MAJOR STATUS, INDEPENDENT SPIRIT. New Review of Film and Television Studies, 2(1), 87-135. doi:10.1080/17400300410001679115

    DOI: 10.1080/17400300410001679115