• Title: Film a Critical Introduction. Maria Pramaggiore, Tom Wallis
  • Author: Maria Pramaggiore
  • ISBN: 9781856697200
  • Page: 101
  • Format: Paperback
  • Film a Critical Introduction Maria Pramaggiore Tom Wallis Updated and expanded for a new edition this is the perfect starter text for students of film studies It illustrates basic film concepts in context and in depth and addresses techniques and terminolog
    Updated and expanded for a new edition, this is the perfect starter text for students of film studies It illustrates basic film concepts in context and in depth and addresses techniques and terminology used in film production and criticism, emphasising thinking and writing critically and effectively.

    One Reply to “Film a Critical Introduction. Maria Pramaggiore, Tom Wallis”

    1. I chose this text for my upcoming spring film class sight unseen: I was under a time constraint to choose a text for a class chosen a bit later than I would have preferred, all of which happened during a time-crunch part of my semester. Not my favorite way to choose a text but, if I'm honest, it worked out quite well.I read a history of film book first, just to orient myself, which reminded me why I'm SUPER glad I'm not teaching the History of Film. This text is actually highly appealing, easy ( [...]

    2. I used this textbook for an intro to film course and will be using it again in writing about film next semester. Professor Wallis is great, and this is a great resource for studying film terminology as well as developing one's analytical skills.

    3. Great for learning the very basics of cinema, but a little to much emphasis on writing about film for just a casual read--unless its used for a course.

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