Film Art: An Introduction


  • Author : Kristin Thompson,David Bordwell
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release : 2012-07-06
  • ISBN : 9780073535104
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own. Since 1979, David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson's Film Art has been the best-selling and most widely respected introduction to the analysis of cinema. Taking a skills-centered approach supported by examples from many periods and countries, the authors help students develop a core set of analytical skills that will enrich their understanding of any film, in any genre. In-depth examples deepen students' appreciation for how creative choices by filmmakers affect what viewers experience and how they respond. Film Art is generously illustrated with more than 1,000 frame enlargements taken directly from completed films, providing concrete illustrations of key concepts. Along with updated examples and expanded coverage of digital filmmaking, the tenth edition also offers Connect for Film Art, a digital solution that includes multimedia tutorials along with web-based assignment and assessment tools.

Film Art


  • Author : David Bordwell,Kristin Thompson
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 1997
  • ISBN : 9780071140737
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This introduction to film art explains the techniques specific to film as a medium, discusses the principles by which entire films are constructed, and explores how these techniques and formal principles have changed over the history of moviemaking. Frame enlargements are used to illuminate concepts, and there is information on the latest film technology, such as the computer and special effects used in shooting Jurassic Park. This edition includes a new chapter dealing with types of films and the concept of genre; and there is also a new section on The New Hollywood and independent film-making. In addition, there is a new appendix on selected Internet reference sites in film from the World Wide Web.

Film Art


  • Author : David Bordwell,Kristin Thompson
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Companies
  • Release : 1990
  • ISBN :
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

This introduction to film art explains the techniques specific to film as a medium, discusses the principles by which entire films are constructed, and explores how these techniques and formal principles have changed over the history of moviemaking. Concepts are illuminated with frame enlargements.

Film Art


  • Author : David Bordwell,Kristin Thompson
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2010
  • ISBN : 9780071220576
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own. Since 1979, David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson's Film Art has been the best-selling and widely respected introduction to the analysis of cinema. Taking a skills-centered approach supported by a wide range of examples from various periods and countries, the authors strive to help students develop a core set of analytical skills that will deepen their understanding of any film, in any genre. Frame enlargements throughout the text enable students to view images taken directly from completed films, while an optional, text-specific tutorial CD-ROM helps clarify and reinforce specific concepts addressed in the text with the use of film clips. Building on these strengths, the ninth edition adds coverage of new technologies, updated examples, and references to the authors' acclaimed weblog to provide unparalleled currency and connect students with the world of cinema today.

Film Art


  • Author : David Bordwell,Kristin Thompson
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2004
  • ISBN : 9780077108328
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own, and since 1979 David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson's Film Art has been the most repected introduction to the art and analysis of cinema. In the new seventh edition, Film Art continues its commitment to providing the best introduction to the fundamentals of serious film study - images throughout the book are collected from actual film frames, not from production stills or advertising photos - but the book has been extensively re-designed to improve readability and teachability. Additionally, the text can be packaged with the award-winning Film, Form, and Culture CD-ROM, and is supported by an extensive Instructor's Manual and text-specific website.

Film Art


  • Author : David Bordwell,Kristin Thompson
  • Publisher : Ingram
  • Release : 2009-11-15
  • ISBN : 9780078007873
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Film Art: An Introduction


  • Author : Kristin Thompson,David Bordwell
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Education
  • Release : 2016-01-15
  • ISBN : 9781259534959
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Connect is the only integrated learning system that empowers students by continuously adapting to deliver precisely what they need, when they need it, and how they need it, so that your class time is more engaging and effective. Film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own. Since 1979, David Bordwell and Kristin Thompson's Film Art has been the best-selling and most widely respected introduction to the analysis of cinema. Taking a skills-centered approach supported by examples from many periods and countries, the authors help students develop a core set of analytical skills that will enrich their understanding of any film, in any genre. In-depth examples deepen students' appreciation for how creative choices by filmmakers affect what viewers experience and how they respond. Film Art is generously illustrated with more than 1,000 frame enlargements taken directly from completed films, providing concrete illustrations of key concepts. Along with updated examples and expanded coverage of digital filmmaking, the tenth edition also offers Connect for Film Art, a digital solution that includes multimedia tutorials along with web-based assignment and assessment tools.

Film Art: an Introduction with "Film, Form and Culture"


  • Author : David Bordwell,Kristin Thompson
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2003-08
  • ISBN : 9780077107567
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Film Art: An Introduction


  • Author : N.A
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Higher Education
  • Release :
  • ISBN : 1259673944
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De

Loose Leaf Film Art: an Introduction


  • Author : Kristin Thompson,David Bordwell,Jeff Smith
  • Publisher :
  • Release : 2016-01-07
  • ISBN : 9781259673986
  • Language : En, Es, Fr & De