Short Guide to Writing About Film by Timothy Corrigan
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Short Guide to Writing About Film
By Timothy Corrigan

Short Guide to Writing About Film

8th Revised edition

By (author) See other recent books by Timothy Corrigan
Format: Paperback

Checking availability...



Short Guide to Writing About Film by Timothy Corrigan

Book Description

This best-selling text is a succinct guide to thinking critically and writing precisely about film. Both an introduction to film study and a practical writing guide, this brief text introduces students to major film theories as well as film terminology, enabling them to write more thoughtfully and critically. With numerous student and professional examples, this engaging and practical guide progresses from taking notes and writing first drafts to creating polished essays and comprehensive research projects. Moving from movie reviews to theoretical and critical essays, the text demonstrates how an analysis of a film can become more subtle and rigorous as part of a compositional process.

Buy Short Guide to Writing About Film book by Timothy Corrigan from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.


Book Details

ISBN: 9780205236398
ISBN-10: 0205236391
Classification: Writing & editing guides , Films, cinema
Format: Paperback (215mm x 143mm x 7mm)
Pages: 216
Imprint: Longman Inc
Publisher: Pearson Education (US)
Publish Date: 7-Jul-2011
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...


You might also like...

Brief Guide to Brief Writing by Janet S. Kole Brief Guide to Brief Writing by Janet S. Kole

In the third in a series of practice guides by experienced litigator Janet Kole, Covering topics that A Brief Guide to Brief Writing covers topics such as ethical principles, lower court/appellate court distinctions, and JDAs. The author's honest and direct guidelines will help shape the brief writing of both veteran and new attorneys.

Travel Writing by James Fair Travel Writing by James Fair

This handy guide offers a complete introduction to the craft of travel writing and shows unpublished writers how to identify suitable markets for their work and persuade editors to take a chance on them. It analyzes your different genre options and explores ways to come up with great ideas and pitch them successfully.

Everyone Can Write by Howard Gelman Everyone Can Write by Howard Gelman

The essential reference for producing clear, effective writing. Each style of non-fiction writing is dissected before the author's formula of Pre-write, Free-write, Re-write is applied, enabling writers to dramatically improve the quality of their work. Basic grammar and punctuation, easily confused words and other writing tips are also covered.

Inspirational Writing for Academic Publication by Gillie E. J. Bolton Inspirational Writing for Academic Publication by Gillie E. J. Bolton

Develop your own writing voice and successfully engage readers in your research, with this creative and inspirational academic writing guide.

» View more books like these...

Books By Author Timothy Corrigan

Essay Film by Timothy Corrigan Essay Film, Paperback (August 2011)

The definitive study of a seminal genre of nonfiction cinema, The Essay Film examines the form's origins, literary precursors, and works by its greatest practitioners, like Chris Marker, Agnes Varda, Errol Morris, Chantal Akerman, Werner Herzog, and others.

» View all books by Timothy Corrigan

Reviews

» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Short Guide to Writing About Film book by Timothy Corrigan and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review


Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Timothy Corrigan close
Invitation to Chateau du Grand-Luce by Timothy Corrigan
Essay Film by Timothy Corrigan
Essay Film by Timothy Corrigan
»
BoomerangBooks.com.au close