Film Art: An Introduction (12th Edition) – PDF

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eBook Details

  • Authors: Kristin Thompson, Jeff Smith, David Bordwell
  • File Size: 18 MB
  • Format: PDF
  • Length: 646 Pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Higher Education; 12th edition
  • Publication Date: January 22, 2019
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1260056082, 1260485129
  • ISBN-13: 9781260056082, 9781260960099


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About The Author

David Bordwell

Jeff Smith

Kristin Thompson

Kristin Thompson

Dr. Kristin Thompson is an Honorary Fellow at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She holds a master’s degree in film from the University of Iowa and a doctorate in film from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Kristin has published Eisenstein's Ivan the Terrible: A Neoformalist Analysis (Princeton University Press, 1981), Exporting Entertainment: America in the World Film Market 1907-1934 (British Film Institute, 1985), Wooster Proposes, Jeeves Disposes, or, Le Mot Juste (James H. Heineman, 1992), Breaking the Glass Armor: Neoformalist Film Analysis (Princeton University Press, 1988), Storytelling in Film and Television (Harvard University Press, 2003), Storytelling in the New Hollywood: Understanding Classical Narrative Technique (Harvard University Press, 1999), Herr Lubitsch Goes to Hollywood: German and American Film after World War I (Amsterdam University Press, 2005), and The Frodo Franchise: The Lord of the Rings and Modern Hollywood (University of California Press, 2007). She maintains her own blog, "The Frodo Franchise," at In her spare time, Dr. Thompson studies Egyptology

“A film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own.”

Since 1979 David Bordwell, Kristin Thompson, and now Co-Author Jeff Smith’s Film Art: An Introduction 12th edition (PDF) has been the most widely respected and the best-selling introduction to the unbiased analysis of cinema. Taking a unique skills-centered approach supported by examples from many countries and periods, the expert authors help college students develop a core set of analytical and critical skills that will enrich their understanding of any film in any genre. In-depth examples deepen art students’ appreciation for how creative choices by filmmakers affect what viewers experience and how they respond. Film Art 12th edition is generously illustrated with over 1000 frame enlargements taken directly from completed movies and films providing solid illustrations of necessary key concepts. Along with expanded coverage and updated examples of digital filmmaking Film Art: An Introduction 12e delivers SmartBook’s first and only adaptive reading experience currently available (not included in this sale) designed to help film students stay focused and maximize their study time and retain the key basic concepts.

Additional ISBNs: 9781260485127, 9781260485172, 978-1260485127, 2018039565, 126048517X, 1260960099, 978-1260485172, 978-1260056082, 978-1260960099,

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