ISBN 9788126554690,Film Studies for Dummies : A Wiley Brand

Film Studies for Dummies : A Wiley Brand



Wiley India Pvt Ltd

Publication Year 2015

ISBN 9788126554690

ISBN-10 812655469X

Paper Back

Number of Pages 408 Pages
Language (English)

Film & Video

Film Studies for Dummies will open your mind to how the film industry works and help you to discover the impact of film on popular culture. You'll get easy-to-read information on analyzing and critiquing film from a range of theoretical, historical and critical perspectives and learn how people communicate ideas in film. You'll also be able to shine a light on how stories are developed in movies, understand how a storyline is related to broader issues in society and become a well-versed and insightful film student.

About the Author

James Cateridge is a Senior Lecturer in Film Studies at Oxford Brookes University. He researches and teaches British cinema, film policy and the international film industry. In addition to his academic research and teaching, James has also worked in film and video distribution for Columbia Tristar, arts administration at the Arts Council of England, film journalism for the London Film Festival and as a research consultant for Screen East, the regional film body for the East of England