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  1. says:

    Found this book in a pile of discarded books and picked it up because the cover was compelling and I know nothing about the art and science of movie making I'm rather glad I did because this was an excellent introduction into the field with a nice balance of both application and theory and wide range of content

  2. says:

    Film Art was my first book on film studies I was not yet an avid film students by then but this book captured my interest so deep a

  3. says:

    Anyone with an interest in film or who likes to watch movies with an understanding of the processes that involve filmmaking will get something from this excellent edition of a text book that has become the staple of film studies in a formal educational setting Film Art An Introduction Eighth Edition by David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson is an excellent updating of a great film resource text I was first introduced to f

  4. says:

    Fun to read Lots of illustrations too and it enhanced my appreciation of movies

  5. says:

    This author is never boring and has great educational skills Thanks for teaching me so much about film history

  6. says:

    Film Art presented a struggle for me While the textbook has great organization and breaks up the concepts into thoughtful sections I have personally not viewed many of the films that the authors focus on in their analysis portion of the text As a result the analysis was often difficult to fully appreciate and understand due to lack of reference I imagine if the reader was familiar with the films included in the textbook

  7. says:

    Read for schoolGives you a nice repertoire for analysing the structure of different kinds of cinema from the very beginning with the Lumière's

  8. says:

    Very informative but could be better organized I learned a lot but unless I take notes and then sort the Information it is unlikely to stick to my brain because the organization isn't intuitiveThis text needs headings and signaling of what will be discussed where paragraphs will contain two partially related Ide

  9. says:

    This book may be a text book but its really easy to read and I learned a lot from doing so I am an arts student at university and this semester we are studying video art this was the first book on our reading list and I almost read it cover to cover I found it incredibly helpful to understand the basics on film art and how video is made It wa

  10. says:

    This was a CHORE To be fair it's a textbook and it reads like one Don't look for any of the authors' personality between these pages The descriptions of many films are given in excruciating detail sometimes for no particular reason and that

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Film Art An Introduction

Of the formal elements and techniues covers film criticism and concludes with a brief section highlighting the key moments in film history Illustrated with over 500 frame enla. Film Art presented a struggle for me While the textbook has great organization and breaks up the concepts into thoughtful sections I have personally not viewed many of the films that the authors focus on in their analysis portion of the text As a result the analysis was often difficult to fully appreciate and understand due to lack of reference I imagine if the reader was familiar with the films included in the textbook the experience of reading it would be much beneficial For others like me the authors include many stills to emphasize their point which was invaluableOverall the language is accessible and prov

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This fourth edition is a revision of the successful introduction to film appreciation and aesthetics It begins with an overview of film production moves on to a consideration.

Read & Download î PDF, eBook or Kindle ePUB Ú David Bordwell

Rgements many in colour Film Art has been updated to include analysis of some of the most interesting films of recent years including Raging Bull and Desperately Seeking Susan. This book may be a text book but its really easy to read and I learned a lot from doing so I am an arts student at university and this semester we are studying video art this was the first book on our reading list and I almost read it cover to cover I found it incredibly helpful to understand the basics on film art and how video is made It was also a fantastic resource to look back on when I completed my assignments If you are studying video or would like to gain a basic understanding for the art I would highly recommend this book

  • Unknown Binding
  • 532
  • Film Art An Introduction
  • David Bordwell
  • English
  • 28 April 2017
  • 9780072484557

About the Author: David Bordwell

David Bordwell Jacues Ledoux Professor at the University of Wisconsin is arguably the most influential scholar of film in the United States The author with his wife Kristin Thompson of the standard textbook Film Art and a series of influential studies of directors Eisenstein Ozu Dreyer as well as periods and styles Hong Kong cinema Classical Hollywood cinema among others he has also