Engaging Cinema: An Introduction to Film Studies

Engaging Cinema: An Introduction to Film Studies

by Bill Nichols
     
 

Engaging Cinema emphasizes the interactions between society and cinema and introduces students to film studies as it is actually done by scholars and critics.See more details below

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Engaging Cinema emphasizes the interactions between society and cinema and introduces students to film studies as it is actually done by scholars and critics.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393934915
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
01/28/2010
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
572
Sales rank:
263,749
Product dimensions:
5.40(w) x 8.10(h) x 1.00(d)

Meet the Author

Bill Nichols (Ph.D., UCLA) is Professor of Cinema at San Francisco State University. A leading (and founding) figure in the film studies community, Nichols is the editor of the seminal anthologies, Movies and Methods, Volumes 1 & 2 (1976; 1985) and the leading textbook in documentary film, Introduction to Documentary (2001). His other books include Ideology and the Image (1981), Representing Reality: Issues and Concepts in Documentary (1991), Blurred Boundaries: Questions of Meaning in Contemporary Culture (1995), and Maya Deren and the American Avant-Garde (ed., 2001).

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