Film: A Critical Introduction

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Providing a comprehensive introduction to film studies, this book addresses techniques and terminology used in production and criticism. It emphasizes thinking and writing critically and effectively about film. Organized in three parts, the authors focus on the fundamentals of film analysis before moving on to more complex topics. Parts I and II teach students to recognize how the components of film-narrative, mise en scene, cinematography, editing, and sound-work together to produce meaning within an individual film text. ...

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Jun 18, 2009

Budding Filmmaker's Little Helper

This book is filled with not only the history of film but how film has become relevant and how it has changed over the years. It never feels like you're reading a textbook or some encyclopedia because everything is written quite well. This book is filled with industry Tricks of the trade and why they are important and how they enhance movies.
I think everybody who wants to be in the film industry should take a look at this book.

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