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How Movies Work, offers the filmgoer an engaging and informative guide to the appreciation and evaluation of films. It provides a comprehensive consideration of movies from idea to script, casting, financing, shooting and distribution. Bruce Kawin addresses the book not just to students of film but to any filmgoer curious to know more about the process of the conception and creation of our favorite entertainment and art form.

Synopsis:

A guide to the appreciation and evaluation of films. It provides a comprehensive consideration of movies from idea to script, casting, financing, shooting and distribution. The author addresses the book not just to students of film but to any filmgoer.

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. 523-529) and index.

About the Author

Bruce Kawin is Professor of English and Film Studies, University of Colorado, and author of Mindscreen: Bergman, Godard, and First-Person Films and editor of Faulkner's MGM Screenplays.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780520076969
Author:
Kawin, Bruce
Publisher:
University of California Press
Author:
Kawin, Bruce
Location:
Berkeley :
Subject:
Film - General
Subject:
Film - History & Criticism
Subject:
Motion pictures
Subject:
Motion picture industry
Subject:
Cinematography
Subject:
Film & Video - History & Criticism
Subject:
Film and Television-History and Criticism
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Cloth
Series Volume:
C-105
Publication Date:
19920131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
608
Dimensions:
9.25 x 8 x 1.25 in 39 oz

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