Movies and Meaning: An Introduction to Film
This comprehensive introduction to the film industry focuses on three topics: how movies express meanings, how viewers understand those meanings, and how cinema functions globally as both an art and a business. Movies and Meaning examines both how filmmakers create images and sounds and the mechanisms and processes by which viewers make sense of images and stories on scree...more
Sometimes the tone of the writing is sometimes questionable as well, in that it seems to lose some of its academic grounding and authority. Meh. I was pretty unim ...more
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