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The fairy story has develop into one of many dominant cultural kinds and genres across the world, thank you largely to its many manifestations on display. but the historical past and relevance of the fairy-tale movie have mostly been ignored. during this follow-up to Jack Zipes’s award-winning e-book The Enchanted Screen (2011), Fairy-Tale movies past Disney offers the 1st book-length multinational, multidisciplinary exploration of fairy-tale cinema. Bringing jointly twenty-three of the world’s most sensible fairy-tale students to investigate the large scope of those movies, Zipes and associates Pauline Greenhill and Kendra Magnus-Johnston current views on movie from every little thing of the globe, from Hayao Miyazaki’s Spirited Away, to Jan Švankmajer’s Alice, to the transnational diversifications of 1001 Nights and Hans Christian Andersen.

Contributors discover filmic traditions in every one quarter not just from their diversified cultural backgrounds, yet from a number educational fields, together with felony justice reviews, schooling, movie experiences, folkloristics, gender experiences, and literary experiences. Fairy-Tale motion pictures past Disney offers readers a chance to discover the intersections, disparities, ancient and nationwide contexts of its topic, and to additional savor what has develop into an undeniably international phenomenon.

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