Why ‘Law-and-Film’ and What Does it Actually Mean? A Perspective

  title={Why ‘Law-and-Film’ and What Does it Actually Mean? A Perspective},
  author={{\^O}r{\^i}t Kām{\^i}r},
  pages={255 - 278}
This article's modest goal is to introduce uninitiated readers to the emerging, interdisciplinary field of law-and-film, while presenting them with the framework of one formulation of this new area of research. The article's first part opens with a brief overview of law-and-film scholarship and proceeds to outline my own suggested conceptualization of the law-and-film terrain. This framework defines three distinct perspectives on law-and-film that, I believe, capture much of the law-and-film… 

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