The Art of Watching Films
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Publisher : McGraw-Hill College
Release Date : 2008
ISBN 10 : 9780073535074
Pages : 553 pages
Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Accompanying CD-ROM provides short film clips that reinforce the key concepts and topics in each chapter.

The Art of Watching Films

by Joseph M. Boggs,Dennis W. Petrie

Accompanying CD-ROM provides short film clips that reinforce the key concepts and topics in each chapter.

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The Art of Watching Films with Tutorial CD ROM

by Joe Boggs,Dennis Petrie

This introduction to film appreciation uses both contemporary and classic movies to help students develop critical skills in the analysis and evaluation of film. By suggesting what to look for and how to look for it, the text challenges students to sharpen their powers of observation, establish habits of perceptive watching, and discover complex aspects of film art that will further enhance their enjoyment of watching films. In addition it makes the link from literature to film in chapters on

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The Art of Watching Films

by Joseph M. Boggs,Dennis W. Petrie

This introduction to film appreciation uses contemporary and popular American movies to help students develop critical skills in the analysis and evaluation of film. By suggesting what to look for and how to look for it, this text challenges students to sharpen their powers of observation, establish habits of perceptive watching, and discover complex aspects of film art that will further enhance their enjoyment of watching films.

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The Art of Watching Films

by Dennis Petrie,Joe Boggs

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The Art of Watching Films

by Joseph M. Boggs,Dennis W. Petrie

This introduction to film appreciation uses contemporary and popular American movies to help students develop critical skills in the analysis and evaluation of film. By suggesting what to look for and how to look for it, the text challenges students to sharpen their powers of observation, establish habits of perceptive watching, and discover complex aspects of film art that will further enhance their enjoyment of watching films.

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The Art of Watching Films

by Joe Boggs

This introduction to film appreciation uses contemporary and popular American movies to help students develop critical skills in the analysis and evaluation of film. By suggesting what to look for and how to look for it, this text challenges students to sharpen their powers of observation, establish habits of perceptive watching, and discover complex aspects of film art that will further enhance their enjoyment of watching films.

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ISE the Art of Watching Films

by Dennis W. Petrie,Joe Boggs

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Hollywood Worldviews

by Brian Godawa

Do you watch movies with your eyes open? You buy your tickets and concessions, and you walk into the theater. Celluloid images flash at twenty-four frames per second, and the hypnotic sequence of moving pictures coaxes you to suspend disbelief and be entertained by the implausible. Unfortunately, many often suspend their beliefs as well, succumbing to subtle lessons in how to behave, think and even perceive reality. Do you find yourself hoping that a sister will succeed in seducing her

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Closely Watched Films

by Marilyn Fabe

"Through detailed examinations of passages from classic films, Marilyn Fabe supplies the analytic tools and background in film history and theory to enable us to see more in every film we watch"--Page [4] of cover.

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Looseleaf for The Art of Watching Films

by Dennis Petrie,Joe Boggs

With an emphasis on the narrative film, The Art of Watching Films challenges students to take their film experience further by sharpening their powers of observation, developing the skills and habits of perceptive watching, and discovering complex aspects of film art that they might otherwise overlook. The Art of Watching Films introduces the formal elements and production process of films, and helps students analytically view and understand films within their historical, cultural and social contexts. The text presents an analytical

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Talking Pictures

by Ann Hornaday

A veteran film critic offers a lively, opinionated guide to thinking and talking about movies--from Casablanca to Clueless Whether we are trying to impress a date after an art house film screening or discussing Oscar nominations among friends, we all need ways to look at and talk about movies. But with so much variety between an Alfred Hitchcock thriller and a Nora Ephron romantic comedy, how can everyday viewers determine what makes a good movie? In Talking Pictures, veteran film

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