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Understanding Movies

Understanding Movies - 13th edition

ISBN13: 978-0205856169

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ISBN13: 978-0205856169
ISBN10: 0205856160
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 13TH 14
Publisher: Pearson
Published: 2014
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Understanding Movies - 13TH 14 edition

ISBN13: 978-0205856169

Louis Giannetti

ISBN13: 978-0205856169
ISBN10: 0205856160
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 13TH 14
Publisher: Pearson

Published: 2014
International: No
Summary

Understanding Movies provides valuable insight into how movies communicate and convey meaning to their audiences through a unique network of language systems and techniques. In a readable, accessible, and sometimes humorous manner, Understanding Movies engages students in the fascinating language of film and helps further their appreciation and understanding of why and how movie watchers respond as they do to different films. Organized around elements of film, the thirteenth edition of this market leading text provides students with a new way of looking at films that are familiar to them through contemporary coverage and a visually engaging presentation. Learning Goals Upon completing this book, readers will be able to understand film as an industry and discuss the impact of technology on the film industry.

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