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Film Studies [electronic resource].

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781904048084Publication details: Harpenden, Herts : Oldcastle Books, 2012.ISBN:
  • 9781842438282
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: No title; Print version:: Film StudiesDDC classification:
  • 791.43 791.4375
LOC classification:
  • PN1998 .B384 2012
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Contents:
Cover; About the Book; About the author; Title; BY the same Author; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1 Some Early Film Theorists; Chapter 2 The Nuts and Bolts of Film: Editing and Mise En Scène; Chapter 3 Auteur Theories; Chapter 4 Marxism; Chapter 5 Semiotics and Structuralism; Chapter 6 Psychoanalysis; Chapter 7 Feminism; Chapter 8 Queer Theory; Chapter 9 Stars; Chapter 10 Genres; Chapter 11 National Cinema; Chapter 12 Film Movements and Genres: An Annotated Listing; References; Copyright
Summary: Seeing a film is only half the fun. The real joy comes from arguing about it afterwards in the pub or on the journey home. But have you ever felt you needed to know a little more? Film Studies offers a concise introduction to the appreciation and study of film. This second edition begins with an examination of early film theory before analysing how films are put together - framing, performance, setting, costume and editing. It then explores a number of approaches taken to film over the last half century - the auteur theory, structuralism, psychoanalysis, feminism, and queer theory with a
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Cover; About the Book; About the author; Title; BY the same Author; Dedication; Acknowledgements; Contents; Introduction; Chapter 1 Some Early Film Theorists; Chapter 2 The Nuts and Bolts of Film: Editing and Mise En Scène; Chapter 3 Auteur Theories; Chapter 4 Marxism; Chapter 5 Semiotics and Structuralism; Chapter 6 Psychoanalysis; Chapter 7 Feminism; Chapter 8 Queer Theory; Chapter 9 Stars; Chapter 10 Genres; Chapter 11 National Cinema; Chapter 12 Film Movements and Genres: An Annotated Listing; References; Copyright

Seeing a film is only half the fun. The real joy comes from arguing about it afterwards in the pub or on the journey home. But have you ever felt you needed to know a little more? Film Studies offers a concise introduction to the appreciation and study of film. This second edition begins with an examination of early film theory before analysing how films are put together - framing, performance, setting, costume and editing. It then explores a number of approaches taken to film over the last half century - the auteur theory, structuralism, psychoanalysis, feminism, and queer theory with a