Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts

Framing Pictures: Film and the Visual Arts

by Steven Jacobs
     
 

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Analytical, controversial and alert to recent developments in the field, this book introduces the multidisciplinary topic as it exists at present and also offers the author's own thoughts on the subject.Comprehensive in its approach to the different forms of audiovisual art, this volume covers artists' films and experimental films, video art, documentaries, art

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Analytical, controversial and alert to recent developments in the field, this book introduces the multidisciplinary topic as it exists at present and also offers the author's own thoughts on the subject.Comprehensive in its approach to the different forms of audiovisual art, this volume covers artists' films and experimental films, video art, documentaries, art house cinema, and mainstream feature films. Focusing on a number of thematic aspects, it offers a concise overview of the debates and discourses among Anglo-American, French, German and Dutch scholars concerning the ongoing relationships between film and the visual arts.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780748668762
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
Publication date:
09/18/2012
Series:
Edinburgh Studies in Film Series
Edition description:
Reprint
Pages:
224
Product dimensions:
9.10(w) x 6.10(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Meet the Author

Steven Jacobs teaches film history and film theory at Sint-Lukas College of Art Brussels, the Academy of Fine Arts in Ghent, and the University of Antwerp.

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