Dictionary of Film Terms

Dictionary of Film Terms


  • Author : Frank Eugene Beaver
  • Publisher : Peter Lang
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0820472980


Dictionary of Film Terms Book Description :

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Dictionary of Film Terms

Dictionary of Film Terms


  • Author : Frank Eugene Beaver
  • Publisher : Twayne Pub
  • Release Date : 1994
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 080579333X


Dictionary of Film Terms Book Description :

Focuses on historical and contemporary film-art techniques, concepts, genres, and styles in over three hundred-fifty entries...

Dictionary of Film Terms

Dictionary of Film Terms


  • Author : Frank Eugene Beaver
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2014-12
  • Genre: Drama
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 143312727X


Dictionary of Film Terms Book Description :

Now in its fifth edition, Frank Beaver's <I>Dictionary of Film Terms has become an indispensable reference tool for the study of films and filmmaking. This trusted and practical handbook clearly and concisely defines the essential terms of film analysis and film art, with a special focus on the aesthetic parameters and values of filmmaking.<BR> The updated and expanded edition includes new definitions ranging from bullet-time optical effects, to the coming-of-age narrative, and LED lighting technology in science fiction films such as Gravity. More than 200 film title references not cited in previous editions have been added. Many classic and contemporary photo stills are included to illustrate terms. Extensive cross-referencing among individual d...

The Facts on File Dictionary of Film and Broadcast Terms

The Facts on File Dictionary of Film and Broadcast Terms


  • Author : Edmund F. Penney
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Reference
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0816019231


The Facts on File Dictionary of Film and Broadcast Terms Book Description :

Defines terms dealing with film or television equipment, special effects, broadcast formats, camera shots, film theories, production staff, and the film industry, and identifies studios and networks...

A Dictionary of Film Studies

A Dictionary of Film Studies


  • Author : Annette Kuhn
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-28
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780192568045


A Dictionary of Film Studies Book Description :

A Dictionary of Film Studies covers all aspects of its discipline as it is currently taught at undergraduate level. Offering exhaustive and authoritative coverage, this A-Z is written by experts in the field, and covers terms, concepts, debates, and movements in film theory and criticism; national, international, and transnational cinemas; film history, movements, and genres; film industry organizations and practices; and key technical terms and concepts. Since its first publication in 2012, the dictionary has been updated to incorporate over 40 new entries, including computer games and film, disability, ecocinema, identity, portmanteau film, Practice as Research, and film in Vietnam. Moreover, numerous revisions have been made to existing entries to...

Dictionary of Film and Television Terms

Dictionary of Film and Television Terms


  • Author : Virginia Oakey
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre: Cinematography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015031704037


Dictionary of Film and Television Terms Book Description :

Defines more than 3000 words and phrases concerned with the technical, business, and artistic aspects of the motion picture and television industries...

Film Finance   Distribution

Film Finance Distribution


  • Author : John W. Cones
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Genre: Business & Economics
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015029225672


Film Finance Distribution Book Description :

Film Finance and Distribution defines those thorny legal and financial terms that often elude novice filmmakers and impede their attempts to secure financing and distribution. The entries provide commentary on approaches to film finance and distribution, definitions of production and post-production technical terms, definitions of unique film-industry practices and procedures in a variety of areas, and an extensive cross-referencing of terms. Cones offers definitions and advice.This dictionary's harrowing journey through the depths of studio 'creative accounting' is both revealing and frightening -- a must read for all filmmakers. -- Richard F. Brophy, producer...

Dictionary of Film Finance and Distribution

Dictionary of Film Finance and Distribution


  • Author : John W. Cones
  • Publisher : Algora Publishing
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Genre: Art
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780875869957


Dictionary of Film Finance and Distribution Book Description :

This dictionary is an aid to anyone involved in seeking to finance a feature film project, especially independents. It covers terms used in film production and distribution, marketing, accounting, insurance, securities, corporate structures and general financial arenas. All of the principal forms of feature film finance are covered, including studio/distributors, production companies, lending institutions, co-financing, pre-sales, grants, foreign and passive investor financing involving the sale of a security....

The Complete Film Dictionary

The Complete Film Dictionary


  • Author : Ira Konigsberg
  • Publisher : Penguin (Non-Classics)
  • Release Date : 1998
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0140513930


The Complete Film Dictionary Book Description :

Defines technical terms used in the production of motion pictures and discusses techniques, genres, and topics in film criticism....

Critical Dictionary of Film and Television Theory

Critical Dictionary of Film and Television Theory


  • Author : Roberta Pearson
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2000-11-16
  • Genre: Performing Arts
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780203992005


Critical Dictionary of Film and Television Theory Book Description :

The Critical Dictionary of Film and Television Theory clearly and accessibly explains the major theoretical approaches now deployed in the study of the moving image, as well as defining key theoretical terms. This dictionary provides readers with the conceptual apparatus to understand the often daunting language and terminology of screen studies. Entries include: *audience * Homi K. Bhabha * black cinema * the body * children and media * commodification * cop shows * deep focus * Umberto Eco * the gaze * Donna Haraway * bell hooks * infotainment * master narrative * medical dramas * morpheme * myth * panopticon * pastiche * pleasure * real time * social realism * sponsorship * sport on television * subliminal * third cinema * virtual reality Consulta...