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The four-color design of Looking at Movies is easy on the eyes and fun to read. Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Richard Barsam does provide a wide array of examples from nearly all genres of film which makes identifying the properties easier.

This is a great guide to use when taking a basic college course on film and explains technical terms and theories for investigating film very well. Contents What ls a Movie? An Introduction to Mass Communication. Camille T Magno rated it liked it Jan 13, An Introduction to Film by Richard Barsam.

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Christopher Samuelson rated it liked it May 03, Aug 03, Lauren rated it really liked it Shelves: The dvd alone is almost worth the purchase price of the book, and is an invaluable student resource. Okay, I read a college textbook for fun. About the Author Richard Barsam Ph. This is a really well organized textbook and is very aat to understand.


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Professor Barsam’s clear writing, thorough presentation of fundamental film principles, and unique pedagogical additions to the tra Shaped by Richard Barsam’s more than twenty years of classroom experience, “Looking at Movies” uses students’ natural enthusiasm for the subject as a foundation for going beyond enjoyment toward intelligent, analytical understanding of movies.

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Looking at Movies

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Not because lokking class was easy because it was hard. I wasn’t sure so I rolled the dice, and wanted to let everyone else know: Not a bad first look at film, and all the stills printed in the chapters have their original aspect ratio.

Chapter 3 — Types of Movies p. Product details Loose Leaf: It made for a better understanding of the course work and assignments.

To quote ” movies have defined America” B S Talk about an over-lown sense of importance give the fact the the fiml industry is the only business the has well over 20 award shows so they cant patt themselfs on the back at how great they are im not surpised of how much ego if find in this book. Two DVDs packaged with all new copies of Looking at Movies provide nearly four movise of moving-image content.


An Introduction to Film Looking at Movies: The book is helpful for my cinema class but there’s a problem with the book, and I just notice it.

Looking at Movies: An Introduction to Film

Barsam covers all the requisite formal elements narrative, looikng, mise-en-scene, acting, editing, etc. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

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In the world of movies, ,ooking is cinematic language: The two DVDs and student website offer an abundance of pedagogically useful and visually dynamic multimedia content.

A must read for every Film students. Firstly, the book now takes an awfully long time to get going: Really enjoyed this book.

Principles of Film Form Chapter 3: The new edition does have a few weaknesses, however–at least, in my opinion. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. If you’re interested in how to analyze film, this is a great book. The textbook serves its purpose.