Film, Form, and Culture with CD-ROM 1.03 / Edition 2

Film, Form, and Culture with CD-ROM 1.03 / Edition 2

by Robert Phillip Kolker
     
 

From screen kisses to gender roles, Film, Form, and Culture explores the interaction between the movies and the society of which they are a part. Students are introduced to the elements of film - the shot, the cut, the soundtrack - and they are encouraged to think seriously about the means by which these elements shape an audience's understanding of theSee more details below

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From screen kisses to gender roles, Film, Form, and Culture explores the interaction between the movies and the society of which they are a part. Students are introduced to the elements of film - the shot, the cut, the soundtrack - and they are encouraged to think seriously about the means by which these elements shape an audience's understanding of the narrative. On a larger scale, students are asked to consider how a film can influence its viewer even after the last reel has run out - and the way that societal changes radically alter the course of film history.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780072416497
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
08/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
259
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.51(d)

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Table of Contents

IntroductionChapter One: Image and Reality Chapter Two: Formal Structures: How Films Tell Their Stories. Chapter Three: The Story Tellers of Film Chapter Four: Film as Cultural Practice Chapter Five: The Stories Told by Film Chapter Six: Other Screens: The Future of the Image Glossary Index

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