Short Guide to Writing About Film by Timothy Corrigan
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Short Guide to Writing About Film
By Timothy Corrigan

Short Guide to Writing About Film

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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.

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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

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