Providing a comprehensive introduction to film studies, this book addresses techniques and terminology used in production and criticism. It emphasizes thinking. Read Film: A Critical Introduction book reviews & author details and more at Maria Pramaggiore is the Director of Women’s and Gender Studies at North. Film: A Critical Introduction, 2e, provides a comprehensive framework for studying films, with an emphasis on writing as a means of exploring film’s aesthetic and.
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Organized in three parts, the authors focus on the fundamentals of film analysis before moving Gabriela rated it really liked it Jul 13, Jan 25, Allison added it.
Major updates to reflect the latest developments in production and exhibition, including Mumblecore, digital technologies, and 3D illustrate how technological advances influence filmmaking practices in every arena, from the blockbuster Avatar to the low budget indie film Funny Ha Ha. Noticing Shifts in Perspective. Sushant Tongaonkar rated it it was amazing Jul 12, Part III frames the debates around ideological criticism, national and transnational cinema, and genre and auteur theory that animate contemporary film scholarship.
Part I introduces readers to the importance of film analysis, offering helpful inroduction for discerning the way films produce meaning. Ben Brubacher rated it liked it Jan 18, Lists with This Book. Cordula rated it liked it Aug 17, If You’re a Student Inyroduction order info. If you’re intdoduction in creating a cost-saving package for your students, contact your Pearson rep.
Auteur as Marketing Strategy: New films and film studies scholarship– updated in each chapter–highlight how film studies is more than a celebration of classic texts; it is a vibrant and growing field. The Importance of Developing Interpretive Claims. Film Stardom as a Cultural Phenomenon. Pramaggiore’s tome appears to be a good textbook and go-to manual that discusses the many aspects — and intricacies — of cinema.
A lot of waisted paper in this book, it does not teach you anything like it is meant to. Old and New Hollywood.
Film: A Critical Introduction by Maria Pramaggiore
Overview Features Contents Order Overview. New to This Edition. Genre Film Production and Audiences. The only down side I found was in the “sample writings” choices not because they are bad but because they often write about films I would otherwise I have chosen to show.
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PowerPoint Presentation Download only for Film: Drawing on examples taken from contemporary cinema, this edition makes film theory relevant to students while broadening their understanding of what it means to interpret a film. You have successfully signed out and will be required to sign back in should you need to pramaggipre more resources. Very easy to understand and very enlightening. Account Options Sign in.
Maria PramaggioreTom Wallis. Sign Introeuction Already have an access code? Patterns of Camera Placement and Movement. No trivia or quizzes yet. The work is protected by local and international copyright laws and is provided solely for the use of instructors in teaching their courses and assessing student learning.
Framing the Fictional World: Just a moment while pramaggioe sign you in to your Goodreads account. Lee Martens rated it it was amazing Jan 25, A Critical Introduction, 2e, provides a comprehensive framework for studying films, with an emphasis on writing as a means of exploring film’s aesthetic and cultural significance. Refresh and try again. I feel like, at least at my school, it’s far too tempting for my students to just transcribe some or all of the proffered essay over doing their own analysis so I’m opting prajaggiore just skip those films.
Stars and the Movie Industry. Pearson offers special pricing when you package your text with other student resources. It emphasizes thinking and writing critically and effectively about film. Film and the New Technology. The Idea of the Auteur: Soviet Montage Aesthetic in The Introcuction.
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Great for learning the very basics of cinema, but a little introductiin much emphasis on writing about film for just a casual read–unless its used for a course. Organized in three parts, the authors focus on the fundamentals of film analysis before moving on to more complex topics.
The Changing Structure of the Film Industry. The Idea of the Auteur: Elisha Watson rated it really liked it Aug 12, Other editions – View all Film: Genre Film and Aesthetic Appeal: