Film Studies For Dummies (Paperback)
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Film Studies For Dummies (Paperback)

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Paperback 408 Pages / Published: 06/02/2015
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Make sense of the world of cinema

Want to pull back the curtain on film? This hands-on, friendly guide unravels the complexities of film and helps you put cinema into a cultural context. You'll get an easy-to-follow introduction to different film genres and styles, learn about the history of cinema, get to know who makes up a filmmaking team, explore global cinema from Hollywood to Bollywood and much more.

Film Studies For Dummies will open your mind to how the film industry works and help you to discover the impact of film on popular culture. You'll get easy-to-read information on analyzing and critiquing film from a range of theoretical, historical and critical perspectives, and learn how people communicate ideas in film. You'll also be able to shine a light on how stories are developed in movies, understand how a storyline is related to broader issues in society and become a well-versed and insightful film student.

Covers the narrative, artistic, cultural, economic and political implications of cinemaProvides conceptual frameworks for understanding a film's relationship to realityExplores how people tell stories and communicate ideas in filmHelps you excel as a student of film

Whether you're planning to study film, a humanities student with a forthcoming module on film or a film enthusiast wondering if this might be the future for you, Film Studies For Dummies has you covered.

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
ISBN: 9781118886595
Number of pages: 408
Weight: 728 g
Dimensions: 234 x 190 x 22 mm

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