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Studying Contemporary American Film - A Guide To Movie Analysis - Thomas Elsaesser & Warren Buckl
Topics: film, narrative, analysis, scene, classical, contemporary, shot, hollywood, films, american,...
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Bazin Andre - What Is Cinema Volume 1
Topics: cinema, theater, film, aesthetic, montage, films, image, bresson, screen, realism, filmed theater,...
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Andrei Tarkovsky - Sculpting In Time
Topics: film, cinema, art, artist, artistic, image, audience, spiritual, scene, aesthetic, artistic image,...
Visionary Film - The American AvantGarde
Topics: film, films, visionary, images, brakhage, camera, image, cinema, color, shots, visionary film, dog...
International Dictionary of Film and Filmmakers Volume 3 - Actors And Actresses
Topics: film, films, actors, interview, edition, actor, debut, role, roles, actress, film debut, current...
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by Powrie, Phil; Reader, Keith
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French Cinema - A Students Guide
Topics: french, cinema, film, films, les, hire, monsieur, sequence, guide, des, french cinema, french...
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BFI HISTORY OF CINEMA 1896-1996 SUPPLEMENTAL 1996
Topic: BFI HISTORY OF CINEMA 1896-1996 SUPPLEMENTAL 1996
Japanese Cinema - Film Style And National Character - Donald Richie
Topics: japanese, film, films, cinema, kurosawa, japan, traditional, ozu, fihn, directors, japanese cinema,...
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Herzog on Herzog edited by Paul Cronin
Topics: film, herzog, werner, films, kaspar, german, kinski, bruno, shot, assistant, werner herzog, herzog...
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by Kindem, Gorham Anders
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The International Movie Industry
Topics: film, films, cinema, african, movie, production, american, hollywood, industry, international, film...
A New Guide to Italian Cinema - Carlo Celli
Topics: italian, film, cinema, films, italy, fascist, carlo, del, neorealist, mario, italian cinema,...
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Writing The Short Film
Topics: character, film, short, story, peach, main, scarlet, plot, dramatic, narrative, short film, main...
Probert Encyclopaedia Of Films And Characters Of The Cinema
Topics: born, died, american, starring, directed, story, films, probert, encyclopaedia, characters, probert...
Encyclopedia Of Film Schirmer Vol 1 - Academy Awards to Crime Films
Topics: film, films, cinema, schirmer, encyclopedia, american, hollywood, camera, actors, african, schirmer...
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Fifty Contemporary Filmmakers
Topics: film, films, cinema, hollywood, narrative, zhang, american, contemporary, cinematic, filmmakers,...
Fine Cuts The Art of European Film Editing
Topics: film, editing, films, editor, erm, cut, sound, cutting, cinema, director, cutting room, film...
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Marilyn Monroe and the Camera
Topics: marilyn, monroe, norma, film, jeane, publicity, photographer, directed, filming, shooting, marilyn...
Studies in South Asian Film and Media - Volume 1 Issue 1
Topics: film, indian, bollywood, hindi, cinema, india, animation, tibet, cultural, tibetan, south asian,...
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Being Hal Ashby
Topics: ashby, hal, film, interview, jewison, los, editing, angeles, script, hal ashby, telephone...
The Revolution In Cinematography Post Production And Distribution - Brian Mckernan
Topics: digital, film, cinema, color, movie, image, images, camera, compression, postproduction, digital...
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Bazin Andre - What Is Cinema Volume 2
Topics: film, cinema, aesthetic, italian, verdoux, chaplin, films, reality, sica, bazin, monsieur verdoux,...
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Theory of the Film - Bela Balazs
Topics: film, art, sound, silent, human, visual, scene, artistic, expression, camera, sound film, silent...
Encyclopedia Of Film Schirmer Vol 3 - Independent Film - Road Movies
Topics: film, films, cinema, hollywood, schirmer, encyclopedia, production, american, studio, narrative,...
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Elvira Mistress Of The Dark Press Kit ( 1988)
Topics: Elvira, Mistress of the Dark, Press Kit, Anarchivism, Movies, Film, 1988
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by Alejandro Jodorowsky
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A book about the movie El Topo by Alejandro Jodorowsky. Most of the book is a long rambling interview with him.
Topics: El Topo, Alejandro Jodorowsky, Movie, Film, Cult Film, Midnight Movie, Grindhouse, Anarchivism
Crime Films Genres In American Cinema - Thomas Leitch
Topics: film, crime, films, noir, detective, gangster, hollywood, genre, criminal, cis, crime films, film...
The Human Figure In Motion 1907 Photo Album - Eadweard Muybridge
Topics: phases, human, figure, ihc, selected, series, model, ibe, modd, ascending, human figure, selected...
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by Horwath, Alexander, 1964-; King, Noel; Elsaesser, Thomas, 1943-
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The Last Great American Picture Show - New Hollywood Cinema in the 1970s - Thomas Elsaesser
Topics: film, american, hollywood, films, cinema, movies, movie, hellman, picture, genre, great american,...
A Critical Cinema - Interviews With Independent Filmmakers
Topics: film, films, cinema, sound, critical, shot, filmmakers, images, silent, critical cinema, ernie...
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Authors: Ivan Stoyanovich and Alexander Grozev (translated by Gordon Logan) Bulgariafilm Print, Sofia, 1984, 132 pp.
Topics: 100 Bulgarian Feature Films, Bulgarian Documentary Cinema, Bulgarian Animation
Transparencies on Film - Theodor W. Adorno
Topics: film, theodor, culture, transparencies, art, adorno, jstor, industry, aesthetic, empirical, culture...
Australian Cinema After Mabo - Felicity Collins & Therese Davis
Topics: australian, film, aboriginal, films, mabo, cinema, cultural, identity, national, indigenous,...
Hollywoods West - The American Frontier In Film Television and History
Topics: western, american, film, westerns, lone, films, historical, frontier, native, hollywood, lone...
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Vladimir Nilsen - [1972] - The Cinema as Graphic Art Владимир Нильсен  - [1936] - Изобразительное построение фильма Original publishing  https://archive.org/details/1936-_650
Topics: Filmproduction, film set, film crew, cinematography, cinema technique, DP, Motion Pictures, Motion...
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A Companion to Luis Bunuel
Topics: bunuel, luis, bourgeois, sexual, surrealist, films, gwynne, chien, film, bourgeoisie, gwynne...
Encyclopedia Of Film Schirmer Vol 4 - Romantic Comedy - Yugoslavia
Topics: film, films, cinema, schirmer, encyclopedia, hollywood, university, american, war, movie, schirmer...
Generation Multiplex - The Image of Youth in Contemporary American Cinema
Topics: youth, films, film, teen, american, teens, school, multiplex, generation, horror, high school,...
Post Pop Cinema - The Search for Meaning in New American Film
Topics: movie, anderson, film, haynes, linklater, movies, cinema, characters, films, gondry, paul thomas,...
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The War Films
Topics: war, genre, film, american, films, vietnam, combat, hollywood, enemy, cinema, war film, genre...
Classical Film Violence - Designing and Regulating Brutality in Hollywood Cinema 1930-1968
Topics: violence, film, pca, filmmakers, films, scene, classical, screen, code, violent, film violence,...
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The New Brazilian Cinema - Luci Nagib
Topics: brazilian, cinema, film, films, brazil, favela, sertdo, rio, carlos, brazilian cinema, cinema novo,...
Encyclopedia Of Film Schirmer Vol 2 - Criticism To Ideology
Topics: film, films, cinema, hollywood, schirmer, encyclopedia, american, genre, movies, filmmakers,...
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The Big Picture Magazine - Issue 1
Topics: film, beginners, thebigpicture, cinema, kiss, films, alien, movie, issn, isbn, advanced study,...
Aim for the Heart The Films of Clint Eastwood
Topics: eastwood, westerns, leone, fistful, tuco, xxxi, hogan, sara, mexican, cleef, van cleef, angel eyes,...
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Grizzly Man
Topics: herzog, friedrich, grizzly, werner, treadwell, caspar, timothy, documentary, truth, ecstatic,...
Trigger Happy is a book about the aesthetics of videogames what they share with cinema, the history of painting, or literature; and what makes them different, in terms of form, psychology and semiotics. It was first published in 2000; this is the revised edition with the Afterword written in 2001. This book has been released by its author under the Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 Unported licence - please visit his website at http://stevenpoole.net/blog/trigger-happier/ for...
Topics: Trigger Happy, trigger, happy, videogames, steven poole, book
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Stagecoach to Tombstone - The Filmgoers Guide to the Great Westerns
Topics: ford, wyatt, stagecoach, tombstone, john, doc, apache, xxi, clementine, earp, darling clementine,...
Studies in Russian and Soviet Cinema - Volume 2 Issue 2
Topics: film, cinema, russian, soviet, shamara, dvd, sokurov, films, female, romm, soviet cinema, ordinary...
Live Cinema Language and Elements - Mia Makela
Topics: cinema, live, visual, realtime, video, performance, audiovisual, space, visuals, image, live...
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Documentary Filmmakers Speak
Topics: film, documentary, filmmakers, films, editing, verite, maysles, filmmaking, nonfiction, documentary...
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American Cinema of the 1910s
Topics: film, films, movies, american, filn, picture, war, griffith, labor, motion picture, civil war,...
Three Philosophical Filmmakers - Hitchcock, Welles, Renoir
Topics: welles, hitchcock, renoir, filmmakers, philosophical, orson, film, camera, cinematic, movie, three...
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Visual Culture Catalogue
Topics: paperback, illustrations, hardback, cinema, university, film, series, art, contemporary, guide,...
Cinematographers Field Guide - Kodak Motion Picture Camera Films
Topics: kodak, color, film, exposure, filter, tungsten, wrattengelatin, eastman, filters, wratten, color...
A History of Matte Painting in Movies
Topics: layer, brush, july, issue, painting, colours, hair, digital, image, color, adobe photoshop, window...
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by Jose de Oliveira
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A biografia de Jose de Oliveira.
Topics: cinema, roteiro, deli­rios de um cinemani­aco, delirios de um cinemaniaco, historia em...
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The Matrix in Theory
Topics: matrix, virtual, neo, trilogy, film, cultural, reality, posthuman, philosophical, theory, matrix...
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Memory and Popular Film
Topics: memory, film, cultural, historical, history, hollywood, films, cinema, american, memories, civil...
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The Films of Ingmar Bergman
Topics: bergman, abandonment, turning, spiritual, moral, humiliation, films, shame, smiles, wild, wild...
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The Big Picture Magazine - Issue 3
Topics: film, films, caligari, metropolis, july, cinema, screenings, tokyo, future, fritz, programme july,...
The Rise Of Underground Cinema and The Early Years Of ATG - Hirasawa Go
Topics: film, adachi, atg, underground, nihon, shinjuku, screening, art, films, theatre, film study, art...
Crime Wave - The Filmgoers Guide to Great Crime Movies
Topics: cagney, earle, xxv, xxiii, xvii, xxviii, xviii, tom, xxi, bogart, public enemy, crime wave, high...
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A Conversation With Jean Luc Godard
Topics: film, movie, movies, godard, theater, cahiers, shot, actors, image, young men
The West in Early Cinema - After the Beginning - Nanna Verhoeff
Topics: film, films, cinema, west, cultural, historical, early, genre, western, indian, early cinema,...
Journal of Media Practice - Volume 9 Issue 1
Topics: media, film, narrative, interactive, creative, visual, animation, journal, practice, collaborative,...
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by Upper Deck; Pyramid
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Album di figurine "Street Fighter", sul film tratto dalla serie di videogiochi ("Street Fighter - Sfida finale"), serie "The Collector's Choice" n° 19, copyright 1994. Le figurine sono di tipo non adesivo a due facce e sono in inglese, l'album contiene le traduzioni in italiano. Italian version of trading card album "Street Fighter", about the film based on the video games. Texts on cards are in English.
Topics: Street Fighter, figurine, cinema, videogiochi, trading cards, video games
The Big Picture Magazine - Issue 5
Topics: film, colour, films, evocative, godard, adventures, technicolor, lynch, isbn, robin hood, red...
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The Soundtrack - Volume 1 Issue 1
Topics: sound, film, music, soundtrack, coen, dialogue, musical, audio, arizona, films, sound effects,...
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Women In Indian Cinema
Topics: indian, women, films, cinema, film, female, cultural, hindi, gaze, parmar, indian cinema, social...
Journal of Chinese Cinemas - Volume 2 Issue 1
Topics: chinese, film, hong, transnational, films, cinema, china, kong, malaysian, cultural, hong kong,...
Journal of Japanese and Korean Cinema - Volume 1 Issue 1
Topics: korean, film, japanese, cinema, korea, kim, films, cultural, colonial, arirang, korean film, south...
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French New Wave
Topics: film, godard, wave, wiegand, truffaut, les, french, directed, dvd, une, chris wiegand, une femme,...
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by Lina Danielli
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Nel volume l'autrice prende in esame la presenza e la funzione filmica del giardino in alcuni classici del film e invita il lettore ad accostarsi al cinema servendosi di piani di lettura molteplici e articolati.
Topics: cinema, movies, gardens
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The Big Picture Magazine - Issue 4
Topics: film, poster, theater, lebowski, cinema, movie, fllms, fllm, godfather, american, big picture,...
La Grande Illusion - French Film Guide
Topics: renoir, grande, films, popular, film, french, illusion, contexts, appendbc, creative, popular...