Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film: Multimedia Package with Writing about Movies Booklet, Two DVDs and Access to Looking at Movies Online

Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film: Multimedia Package with Writing about Movies Booklet, Two DVDs and Access to Looking at Movies Online

by Richard Barsam, Karen Gocsik
     
 

Looking at Movies, Second Edition, offers students everything they need to understand and appreciate film: a visually dynamic presentation, more help with film analysis than any other text, and a sophisticated and integrated media package featuring nearly four hours of moving-image content.
The text, DVDs, website, and writing guide package costs less than

Overview

Looking at Movies, Second Edition, offers students everything they need to understand and appreciate film: a visually dynamic presentation, more help with film analysis than any other text, and a sophisticated and integrated media package featuring nearly four hours of moving-image content.
The text, DVDs, website, and writing guide package costs less than competing texts alone, making Looking at Movies an outstanding value for your students. Includes two DVDs, access to the student website, and a supplementary Writing About Movies guide. Also available as an eBook.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393171303
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
11/30/2006
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
450
Product dimensions:
8.00(w) x 10.00(h) x 1.50(d)

Meet the Author

Richard Barsam (Ph.D., University of Southern California) is Professor Emeritus of Film Studies at Hunter College, City University of New York. He is the author of Nonfiction Film: A Critical History (rev., exp. ed. 1992), The Vision of Robert Flaherty: The Artist as Myth and Filmmaker (1988), In the Dark: A Primer for the Movies (1977), and Filmguide to "Triumph of the Will" (1975); editor of Nonfiction Film Theory and Criticism (1976); and contributing author to Paul Monaco’s The Sixties: 1960–1969 (Vol. 8, History of the American Cinema, 2001) and Filming Robert Flaherty’s "Louisiana Story": The Helen Van Dongen Diary (ed. Eva Orbanz, 1998). His articles and book reviews have appeared in Cinema Journal, Quarterly Review of Film Studies, Film Comment, Studies in Visual Communication, and Harper’s. He has been a member of the Executive Council of the Society for Cinema and Media Studies, the Editorial Board of Cinema Journal, and the Board of Advisers of the History of American Cinema series, and he cofounded the journal Persistence of Vision.

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