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Genre Book : Education
Author Book : Louis Giannetti
Publisher : Allyn & Bacon
Release Book : 2007-03
Download Book : 611 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0132347393


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Genre Book : Motion pictures
Author Book : Louis D. Giannetti
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Release Book : 1996-01
Download Book : 527 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0131908367


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Understanding Movies: The Art and History of Films

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Genre Book : Motion pictures
Author Book : Raphael Shargel
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Release Book : 2008-10-20
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ISBN-10 : 1436141672


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Helps readers understand how the many languages of film work together to create meaning. Louis Giannetti organizes Understanding Movies around the key elements of filmmaking, including cintematography, Mise en ScFne, movement, editing, sound, acting, drama, casting, story, screenwriting, ideology, and theory. He synthesizes every element through a complete case study: Citizen Kane . This book's ideas are illuminated with hundreds of high-quality still photos, more than 70 in full color, taken from movies such as The Matrix, Almost Famous, jackass the movie, Chicago, Lord of the Rings, Mystic River, and Traffic . New in this edition: a full section on contemporary special effects and computer generated imagery (CGI); up-to-the-minute information on new developments in film technology; more coverage of recent films and filmmakers; more ethnic diversity (including new material on the Islamic cinema); and more lavish use of color and high-quality paper. An updated Companion Website contains animations, video clips from interviews with movie professionals, and Research Navigator access to New York Times film reviews. For everyone who wants to understand the artistry and meaning of the movies.

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Genre Book : Motion pictures
Author Book : Louis D. Giannetti
Publisher : Prentice Hall
Release Book : 1987
Download Book : 482 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0139363297


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An introduction to the art of the film, emphasizing an aesthetic approach. Objective is to teach any student how to analyze any film by using the various analytical methods outlined in the book.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Louis D. Giannetti
Publisher :
Release Book : 1999
Download Book : 529 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0136465633


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Release Book : 2008
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ISBN-10 : 0132340585


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The four volumes of Film Study include a fresh approach to each of the basic categories in the original edition. Volume one examines the film as film; volume two focuses on the thematic approach to film; volume three draws on the history of film; and volume four contains extensive appendices listing film distributors, sources, and historical information as well as an index of authors, titles, and film personalities.

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Genre Book : Performing Arts
Author Book : Frank Manchel
Publisher : Fairleigh Dickinson Univ Press
Release Book : 1990
Download Book : 4 Pages
ISBN-10 : 083863186X


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For courses in Introduction to Film An engaging, accessible introduction to film Understanding Movies provides valuable insight into the language of film and how meaning is conveyed to audiences. Author Louis Giannetti engages students in the fascinating language systems and techniques of film and helps further their appreciation and understanding of why and how movie watchers respond as they do to different films. Building upon the visually engaging and accessible presentation of previous editions, the Fourteenth Edition adds updated photos, new content on the latest cinematic trends, and coverage of recent films to provide students a new way of looking at films that are familiar to them. Understanding Movies, Fourteenth Edition is also available via Revel(TM), an interactive learning environment that enables students to read, practice, and study in one continuous experience. NOTE: This Revel Combo Access pack includes a Revel access code plus a loose-leaf print reference (delivered by mail) to complement your Revel experience. In addition to this access code, you will need a course invite link, provided by your instructor, to register for and use Revel.

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Author Book : Louis Giannetti
Publisher : Pearson
Release Book : 2018-08-03
Download Book : 576 Pages
ISBN-10 : 0135197821


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Feminism at the Movies: Understanding Gender in Contemporary Popular Cinema examines the way that contemporary film reflects today’s changing gender roles. The book offers a comprehensive overview of the central issues in feminist film criticism with analyses of over twenty popular contemporary films across a range of genres, such as chick flicks, teen pics, hommecoms, horror, action adventure, indie flicks, and women lawyer films. Contributors explore issues of femininity as well as masculinity, reflecting on the interface of popular cinema with gendered realities and feminist ideas. Topics include the gendered political economy of cinema, the female director as auteur, postfeminist fatherhood, consumer culture, depictions of professional women, transgender, sexuality, gendered violence, and the intersections of gender, race, and ethnic identities. The volume contains essays by following contributors: Taunya Lovell Banks, Heather Brook, Mridula Nath Chakraborty, Michael DeAngelis, Barry Keith Grant, Kelly Kessler, Hannah Hamad, Christina Lane (with Nicole Richter), JaneMaree Maher, David Hansen-Miller (with Rosalind Gill), Gary Needham, Sarah Projansky, Hilary Radner, Rob Schaap, Yael D Sherman, Michele Shreiber, Janet Staiger, Peter Stapleton, Rebecca Stringer, Yvonne Tasker, and Ewa Ziarek.

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Genre Book : Social Science
Author Book : Hilary Radner
Publisher : Routledge
Release Book : 2012-03-22
Download Book : 320 Pages
ISBN-10 : 9781136519123


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Genre Book : Geographical perception
Author Book : Berry Cochrane
Publisher :
Release Book : 2012
Download Book : Pages
ISBN-10 : OCLC:1109288918