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A2 Film Studies: The Essential Introduction (Essentials)

A2 FILM STUDIES: THE ESSENTIAL INTRODUCTION (ESSENTIALS)

by: Sarah Casey Benyahia
Format: Paperback

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Description

Building on the groundwork laid by the AS Film Studies syllabus, A2 Film Studies: The Essential Introduction introduces students to the diversity of cinematic styles and to different film cultures as well as positioning film within wider political, cultural and artistic debates. The book is designed to support students through the transition from a focus on textual analysis to the consideration of the wider contexts that inform any study of Film.

Individual chapters cover the following key areas:

  • The Small Scale Research Project
  • Practical Application of Learning
  • Studies in World Cinema
  • The Film Text and Spectator
  • Producers and Audiences – Issues and Debates
  • Messages and Values – Critical Approaches 

Specially designed to be user-friendly, A2 Film Studies: The Essential Introduction includes:

  • activities
  • sample exam questions
  • further reading
  • a glossary of key terms and resources
  • case studies

Details

Product Code: 9780415399562
ISBN: 0415399564
Publisher: Routledge
Publication Date: 2006-11-01
Number of Pages: 368 pages
Languages: english
Edition: 1
Dimension: 6.77 x 0.71 x 9.53 inches
Shipping Weight: 1.63 pounds