He lives in New York City. Film Studies: An Introduction (Film and Culture Series), Choose from over 13,000 locations across the UK, Prime members get unlimited deliveries at no additional cost, Dispatch to this address when you check out, Previous page of related Sponsored Products, Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 2 December 2019. Please try your request again later. He treats a number of fundamental factors in filmmaking, including editing, composition, lighting, the use of color and sound, and narrative. Film Studies: An Introduction (EAS1034) MODULE CODE EAS1034 MODULE LEVEL 1 MODULE TITLE Film Studies: An Introduction LECTURER(S) Helen Hanson (convenor), Dan North, Joe Kember, James Lyons CREDIT VALUE 15 ECTS VALUE 7.5 PRE-REQUISITES None CO-REQUISITES None DURATION OF MODULE 11 weeks TOTAL STUDENT STUDY TIME Film Studies works with any screening list and can be used within courses on film history, film theory, or popular culture. We haven't found any reviews in the usual places. The booklet also contains homeworks, KPOW, feedback sheets etc. THE SOW studies key aspects of the course including mise-en-scene, sound, editing etc. He treats a number of fundamental factors in filmmaking, including editing, composition, lighting, the use of color and sound, and narrative. Buy this product and stream 90 days of Amazon Music Unlimited for free. Film Studies: An Introduction provides an overview of the key areas in film studies, including aesthetics, narrative, genre, documentary films and the secrets of film reviewing. The Art of Script Editing: A Practical Guide to Script Development (Creative Essent... Cómo analizar a las Personas: Colección de la Psicología Oscura 5 libros en 1 – Cóm... Rocliffe Notes : A Professional Approach to Being a Writer: A Professional Approach... Ed Sikov has taught at Haverford College, Colorado College, and Columbia University. At a Glance. He is the author of seven books, including On Sunset Boulevard: The Life and Times of Billy Wilder, Dark Victory: The Life of Bette Davis, Mr. Strangelove: A Biography of Peter Sellers, and Laughing Hysterically: American Screen Comedy of the 1950s. Film Studies: An Introduction. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 2 February 2018. An Illustrated Guide to Self-Discipline: 50 Habits to More Self-Control, Success, a... Media Industry Studies (Short Introductions), The Film Buff's Bucket List: The 50 Movies of the 2000s to See Before You Die. Sikov, Ed . 2. Introduction; Learning Outcomes; Indicative Assessment; Workload; Prescribed Texts; Minors; Fees; This course is intended as an introduction to the history and aesthetics of film, as well as a primer for film analysis. Film studies deals with the problems of reality and representation by making an initial assumption and proceeding logically from it. It also analyses reviews to verify trustworthiness. 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He lives in New York City. The book is supported by a companion website at www.alevelfilmstudies.co.uk, offering further advice and activities. Ed Sikov builds a step-by-step curriculum for the appreciation of all types of narrative cinema, detailing the essential elements of film form and systematically training the spectator to be an active reader and critic. This completely revised and updated fifth edition guides students through the key issues and concepts in film studies, traces the historical development of film and introduces some of the worlds key national cinemas. How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class? Film Studies works with any screening list and can be used within courses on film history, film theory, or popular culture. Reviewed in the United Kingdom on 30 January 2016. Film Studies: An Introduction (2nd Edition Paperback) Be the first to review this product . © 1996-2020, Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. 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