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date: 07 August 2020

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This chapterexamines the relation between opera and film. It describes how opera is integrated into films and how it can signify in wide-circulation dramatic feature films. It analyzes opera in mainstream film and opera-films that have attracted scholarly attention, and suggests that future movies will continue to find imaginative ways to involve opera, as suggested by the postmodern opera visit in the film Quantum of Solace.

Keywords: film, opera, dramatic feature films, opera-films, Quantum of Solace

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