Movies And Meaning

📒Movies And Meaning ✍ Stephen Prince

✏Book Title : Movies and Meaning
✏Author : Stephen Prince
✏Publisher : Prentice Hall
✏Release Date : 2012-01-26
✏Pages : 504
✏ISBN : 020521102X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Movies and Meaning Book Summary : Updated in a new 6th edition, Movies and Meaning is a comprehensive introduction to the film industry that 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. It examines both how filmmakers create images and sounds and the mechanisms and processes by which viewers make sense of images and stories on screen.

📒Movies And Meaning ✍ CTI Reviews

✏Book Title : Movies and Meaning
✏Author : CTI Reviews
✏Publisher : Cram101 Textbook Reviews
✏Release Date : 2016-09-26
✏Pages : 75
✏ISBN : 9781467252423
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Movies and Meaning Book Summary : Facts101 is your complete guide to Movies and Meaning. In this book, you will learn topics such as Production Design, Acting, Editing: Making the Cut, and Principles of Sound Design plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.

✏Book Title : Movies and Meaning Mycommunicationkit
✏Author : Stephen Prince
✏Publisher : Pearson College Division
✏Release Date : 2009-01-28
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 0205660215
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Movies and Meaning Mycommunicationkit Book Summary : This package contains the following components: -0205653081: Movies and Meaning: An Introduction to Film -0205688004: MyCommunicationKit

📒Movies With Meaning ✍ Daniel Shaw

✏Book Title : Movies with Meaning
✏Author : Daniel Shaw
✏Publisher : Bloomsbury Publishing
✏Release Date : 2017-06-29
✏Pages : 280
✏ISBN : 9781474299312
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Movies with Meaning Book Summary : This book pairs close readings of some of the classic writings of existentialist philosophers with interpretations of films that reveal striking parallels to each of those texts, demonstrating their respective philosophies in action. Individual chapters include significant excerpts from the original texts being discussed and illustrated. Pairings cover Schopenhauer and Waking Life, Stirner and Hud, Kierkegaard and Winter Light, Nietzsche and The Fountainhead, Heidegger, Blade Runner and The Thin Red Line, Camus, Leaving Las Vegas and Missing, Sartre, Husbands and Wives, and Michael Collins, de Beauvoir and Revolutionary Road, and Foucault and One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest. Movies with Meaning offers a clear and insightful examination of the relationships between existential philosophers and film, providing both digests of their most significant texts and cinematic illustrations of what each had in mind. For the first time in one place, this book analyses the implications for film of the perspectives of a wide array of the most significant existentialist thinkers. Organized chronologically, like most existentialism anthologies, this is an ideal textbook for an intermediate level existentialism course, or as a companion to a selection of primary texts.

📒Movies And The Meaning Of Life ✍ Kimberly A. Blessing

✏Book Title : Movies and the Meaning of Life
✏Author : Kimberly A. Blessing
✏Publisher : Open Court
✏Release Date : 2013-12-01
✏Pages : 300
✏ISBN : 9780812698749
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Movies and the Meaning of Life Book Summary : "The meaning of life is the most urgent of questions," said the existentiallist thinker Albert Camus. And no less a philosopher than Woody Allen has wondered:"How is it possible to find meaning in a finite world, given my waist and shirt size?" "Movies and the Meaning of Life" looks at popular and cult movies, examining their assumptions and insights on meaning-of-life questions: What is reality and how can I know it? (The Truman Show, Contact, Waking Life); How do I find myself and my true identity? (Fight Club, Being John Malkovich, Boys Don't Cry, Memento); How do I find meaning from my interactions with others? (Pulp Fiction, Shadowlands, Chasing Amy); What is the chief purpose in life? (American Beauty, Life is Beautiful, The Shawshank Redemption); and How ought I live my life? (Pleasantville, Spiderman, Minority Report, Groundhog Day).

📒Cinematic Faith ✍ William D. Romanowski

✏Book Title : Cinematic Faith
✏Author : William D. Romanowski
✏Publisher : Baker Academic
✏Release Date : 2019-05-21
✏Pages : 240
✏ISBN : 0801098653
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cinematic Faith Book Summary : This engaging book explores how Christians can most profitably and critically hear, read, and view popular culture through the lens of film. William Romanowski highlights the benefits of a faith-informed approach to cinema that centers on art and perspective and shows how Christian faith contributes to the moviegoing experience, leading to a deeper understanding of movies and life. The book draws examples from classic and contemporary American movies and includes illustrative film stills. Additional resources for professors and students are available through Baker Academic's Textbook eSources.

📒Movies And Methods ✍ Bill Nichols

✏Book Title : Movies and Methods
✏Author : Bill Nichols
✏Publisher : Univ of California Press
✏Release Date : 1976
✏Pages : 640
✏ISBN : 0520031512
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Movies and Methods Book Summary : Fifty theoretical essays by distinctively original and influential film critics and filmmakers are grouped in categories having to do with general considerations, structuralism-semiology, political factors, genre, feminism, auteur theory, and mise-en-scene

📒Movies And Meanings ✍ Jennifer Beryl Hammett

✏Book Title : Movies and Meanings
✏Author : Jennifer Beryl Hammett
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1993
✏Pages : 312
✏ISBN : UCAL:C3279679
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

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📒Cinema ✍ Gordon Gray

✏Book Title : Cinema
✏Author : Gordon Gray
✏Publisher : Berg
✏Release Date : 2010-02-01
✏Pages : 192
✏ISBN : 9781847887603
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Cinema Book Summary : Cinema: A Visual Anthropology provides a clear and concise summary of the key ideas, debates, and texts of the most important approaches to the study of fiction film from around the world. The book examines ways to address film and film experience beyond the study of the audience. Cross-disciplinary in scope, Cinema uses ideas and approaches both from within and outside of anthropology to further students' knowledge of and interest in fiction film. Including selected, globally based case studies to highlight and exemplify important issues, the book also contains suggested Further Reading for each chapter, for students to expand their learning independently. Exploring fundamental methods and approaches to engage this most interesting and vibrant of media, Cinema will be essential reading for students of anthropology and film.

📒Style And Meaning ✍ John Gibbs

✏Book Title : Style and Meaning
✏Author : John Gibbs
✏Publisher : Manchester University Press
✏Release Date : 2005-08-06
✏Pages : 250
✏ISBN : 0719065259
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Style and Meaning Book Summary : With a common focus on the decisions made by film-makers, this book explores different aspects of the relationshp between textual detail and broader conceptual frameworks. All the essays centre on methods of close analysis and ground their discussion in the detail of individual films.