A Dictionary of Film Studies

A Dictionary of Film Studies

by Annette Kuhn, Guy Westwell
     
 

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This authoritative dictionary features more than 500 detailed entries covering all aspects of film studies, including terms, concepts, debates, and movements in film theory and criticism, national, international and transnational cinemas, film history, film movements and genres, film industry organizations and practices, and key technical terms and concepts. Most

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This authoritative dictionary features more than 500 detailed entries covering all aspects of film studies, including terms, concepts, debates, and movements in film theory and criticism, national, international and transnational cinemas, film history, film movements and genres, film industry organizations and practices, and key technical terms and concepts. Most entries also feature recommendations for further reading and a large number have web links which are regularly updated on a companion website. The dictionary is international in its approach, covering national cinemas, genres, and film movements from around the world. The most up-to-date dictionary of its kind available, this is a must-have for all students of film studies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199587261
Publisher:
Oxford University Press, USA
Publication date:
09/08/2012
Series:
Oxford Paperback Reference Series
Pages:
528
Sales rank:
1,316,589
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Annette Kuhn is Senior Professorial Fellow in Film Studies at Queen Mary, University of London. Guy Westwell is Senior Lecturer and Director of Taught Program in Film Studies at Queen Mary, University of London.

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