Film Art with free Film Viewer's Guide

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  • Edition: 6th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 2000-08-01
  • Publisher: MCG (Manual)
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Film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all it's own, and since 1979 David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson's Film Art has been the most repected introduction to the art and analysis of cinema.

Table of Contents


Part One: Film Production, Distribution,and Exhibition

Chapter One: Film Production, Distribution,and Exhibition

Part Two: Film Form

Chapter Two: The Significance of Film Form

Chapter Three: Narrative as a Formal System

Part Three: Types of Films

Chapter Four: Film Genres

Chapter Five: Documentary, Experimental, and Animated Films

Part Four: Film Style

Chapter Six: The Shot: Mise-en-Scene

Chapter Seven: The Shot: Cinematography

Chapter Eight: The Relation of Shot to Shot:Editing

Chapter Nine: Sound in the Cinema

Chapter Ten: Style as a Formal System

Part Five: Critical Analysis of Films

Chapter Eleven: Film Criticism: Sample Analyses

Part Six: Film History

Chapter Twelve: Film Form and Film History


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