How to Analyze the Films of Spike Lee

How to Analyze the Films of Spike Lee

by Mike Reynolds
     
 

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Have you ever watched a film and wondered if it had a deeper meaning? Spike Lee's thought-provoking films have entertained and challenged audiences around the world. By using critical theory, you might find new ideas in Lee's filmmaking techniques and strong characters. Critical theory allows viewers to examine the influences behind a creation as well as the

Overview

Have you ever watched a film and wondered if it had a deeper meaning? Spike Lee's thought-provoking films have entertained and challenged audiences around the world. By using critical theory, you might find new ideas in Lee's filmmaking techniques and strong characters. Critical theory allows viewers to examine the influences behind a creation as well as the impacts of that creation. Consider how others have critiqued Spike Lee's work. You may discover an entirely fresh view of film-your own.

Essential Critiques

Essential Critiques introduces readers to critical theory and its application. By discussing and analyzing the art of pop culture icons in theater, literature, film, art, and music, this unique series guides students through the process of thinking critically, creating a thesis, and supporting their arguments. A brief biography of each artist pairs with summaries of his or her works, allowing readers to examine and apply New Criticism, feminist theory, reader response, and more.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781616135300
Publisher:
ABDO Publishing Company
Publication date:
09/01/2010
Series:
Essential Critiques Series
Pages:
112
Product dimensions:
6.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 0.50(d)
Age Range:
12 - 17 Years

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