By Sarah Casey Benyahia,Claire Mortimer

ISBN-10: 0415602696

ISBN-13: 9780415602693

ISBN-10: 041560270X

ISBN-13: 9780415602709

Doing movie Studies examines what it rather potential to check movie, encouraging the reader to query the dominant theories in addition to figuring out the main techniques to cinema. This ebook offers an outline of the development of movie reports - together with its historical past and evolution - and examines the appliance of theories to movie texts. vital questions mentioned include:



  • Why does movie reports want a canon?

  • What is the connection among authorship and style theory?

  • What is reveal theory?

  • How will we learn a movie text?

  • Why is the concept that of the spectator very important to film?

  • How is movie inquisitive about nationwide identity?

  • What is intended by way of a ‘film industry’?

Aimed at scholars of their ultimate yr of secondary schooling or starting their levels, Doing movie Studies equips the reader with the instruments wanted in drawing close the learn of movie.

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