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Author Buckland, Warren.

Title Understand film studies / Warren Buckland.

Publication Info. Blacklick, OH : McGraw-Hill, [2010]


Location Pub Note Copy No. Status
 Mokena Community PL Adult Non-Fiction - MKBB-1  791.43 BUC    AVAILABLE
Description xix, 234 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 20 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary Get the tools you need to analyze any film you watch. Get to grips with camera shots, genre, film theory, and the language of film.
Contents Film aesthetics: formalism and realism -- Film structure: narrative and narration -- Film authorship: the director as auteur -- Film genres: defining the typical film -- The non-fiction film: five types of documentary -- The reception of film: the art and profession of film reviewing.
Subject Motion pictures -- Evaluation.
Film criticism.
ISBN 9780071747721 paperback $15.00

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