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The writing is engaging, readable and informative. Film analysis starts here. See all customer barsm. It comes with everything that is listed in the description. Trivia About Looking at Movies A Critical Introduction” in other classes say they prefer the Barsam to both of those. A perfect book for understanding Cinema and it’s various forms.

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At the end of the text be sure to note After reading this book cover to cover I can say that overall this is not a bad text to read. You may also like. Norton Limited- Cinematography 3 Reviews https: This is one of my favorite text books I have ever had to get for a class.

Chapter 7 upside pages are put inside chapter 8, and the beginning of chapter 8 is upside down along with some of chapter 7 upside pages. It’s a great introduction on how to analyze movies, but might seem like common sense to those people who already have an understanding of film in this way.

And, it’s hard zt read textbooks! Covers all aspects acting, cinematography, and so much more. An Introduction to Film by Richard Barsam. To quote ” movies have defined America” B S Talk about an over-lown sense moviies importance give the fact the the fiml industry is the only business the has well over 20 award shows so they movied patt themselfs on the back at how great they are im not surpised of how much ego if find in this book.

Not because the class was richarrd because it was hard. This was an online class that I took that needed this book and I am soo glad I took the class this book is really great. Read more Read less. As the term implies, the climax tends to be the most impressive event in the movie. About the Author Richard Ricchard Ph.


Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film

At the end of the lioking be sure to note the list of Academy Award Winners for Best Picture, Sight and Sound’s top ten movies list, and top one hundred films lists of The Village Voice, Entertainment Weekly, and American Film Institute for some further mocies viewing and analysis. It’s a good text for Aesthetics of Film, the course I teach with my husband, but the book seems obsessed with Johnny Depp, which, with all due respect, we don’t get.? This one includes the access code. The book is helpful for my cinema class but there’s a problem with the book, and I just notice it.

In the world of movies, form is cinematic language: Please try again later. The new 3rd edition of “Looking at Movies” adds a valuable and much-needed chapter on film history and expands the discussion of film technology, production and marketing.

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In short, a great text.