Download e-book for kindle: Doing Film Studies (Doing... Series) by Sarah Casey Benyahia,Claire Mortimer

By Sarah Casey Benyahia,Claire Mortimer

Doing movie Studies examines what it rather skill to review movie, encouraging the reader to question the dominant theories in addition to figuring out the foremost techniques to cinema. This ebook offers an summary of the development of movie reviews - together with its heritage and evolution - and examines the appliance of theories to movie texts. very important questions mentioned include:

  • Why does movie reviews desire a canon?

  • What is the connection among authorship and style theory?

  • What is display theory?

  • How will we learn a movie text?

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

  • How is movie all in favour of nationwide identity?

  • What is intended via 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 impending the learn of movie.

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