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Essential cinema : an introduction to film analysis / Jon Lewis, Oregon state university.

By: Lewis, Jon, 1955- [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Boston, MA : Cengage Learning, Inc., [2014]Copyright date: c2014Description: xviii, 331 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm + 1 Reference cardContent type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781439083680 (pbk.); 1439083681 (pbk.); 9781337281553 (The Cengage Essential Reference Card); 1337281557 (The Cengage Essential Reference Card)Subject(s): Film criticism | Motion pictures | Communication and mass media July2020Genre/Form: -- Reading book DDC classification: 791.43015 Online resources: To purchase access
Contents:
Analyzing movies -- Narrative and genre -- Mise-en-scène -- Camera work -- Editing -- Sound -- The commercial and industrial contexts -- Documentary, animated, and experimental films -- Film history -- Writing about film.
Summary: Succinct, lively, and affordable, this text provides a clear focus on developing your skills in film analysis. Offering the most engaging instruction available, this exciting first edition is packed with illustrations from films that you will readily relate to. It features interviews with award-winning film practitioners, who offer insights into film form and style. Videos of the complete interviews are available through the eBook version as well as the text website. In addition, unique screening questions will help you apply chapter concepts to any film you watch, while the running glossary and end-of-text illustrated glossary ensure that you have easy access to full explanations of concepts.
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Includes indexes.

With : The Cengage Essential Reference Card to the Mla Handbook for Writers of Research Papers.

Analyzing movies -- Narrative and genre -- Mise-en-scène -- Camera work -- Editing -- Sound -- The commercial and industrial contexts -- Documentary, animated, and experimental films -- Film history -- Writing about film.

Succinct, lively, and affordable, this text provides a clear focus on developing your skills in film analysis. Offering the most engaging instruction available, this exciting first edition is packed with illustrations from films that you will readily relate to. It features interviews with award-winning film practitioners, who offer insights into film form and style. Videos of the complete interviews are available through the eBook version as well as the text website. In addition, unique screening questions will help you apply chapter concepts to any film you watch, while the running glossary and end-of-text illustrated glossary ensure that you have easy access to full explanations of concepts.

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