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He is the author of Nonfiction Film: I was very satisfied, even had an online code for the book so I don’t have to lug it to my class every day. If one has to read an entire textbook cover to cover in lieu of any meaningful instruction from one’s film studies teacher, this particular text book is a probably among your best bets. Looking at Movies Sixth Edition.

Want to Read saving…. Useful instructor resources, such as a new Clip Guide that features suggested examples to inspire in-class loking and thorough integration of the media with the ebook and Coursepack, offer more without creating work for instructors.

Looking at Movies

Film analysis starts here. Feb 09, David rated it really liked it. Looikng are no discussion topics on this book yet. Aug 03, Lauren rated it really liked it Shelves: If your professor assigns this textbook, please politely question them as to why this one.


Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film

To quote ” movies have defined America” B S Talk about an over-lown sense of importance give lookingg fact the the fiml industry is the only business the has well over 20 award shows so they cant patt themselfs on the back at how great they are It is one-of the most over written self involved pieces of text I have ever had the dis plessure of reading.

Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Firstly, the book now takes an awfully long time to get going: And of course, Barsam’s book like most others is copiously illustrated, with helpful captions and the layout and design is better in Barsam’s than in most other texts of this sort. It was difficult to read those chapters for class because of the pages being flip and put in the wrong sections. My library Help Advanced Book Search.

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Supplementary materials, conceived and created by the authors, integrate seamlessly with the text. Very easy to follow along and read!


Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film by Richard Barsam

Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Quotes from Looking at Movies It was admittedly a bit clunky, but the better solution would have been to rewrite it, not remove it entirely–which leaves a gaping hole in what is otherwise admirable coverage of all the important topics.

Moviee its very first chapter, Looking at Movies provides students with all the tools they need att become perceptive viewers of film, including the most sophisticated and seamlessly integrated media resources that are rich with comprehensive analysis and assessment tools ever produced for a textbook in this market.

Two DVDs contain nearly four hours of film clips, frame sequences, short films, and animations to show what the text describes. Looking at MoviesAf Edition is an accessible and visually dynamic introduction to film studies that offers more media support and a lower price than all of its competitors.

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