Film Analysis: A Casebook offers an accessible introduction to film analysis through close readings of 25 historically significant films from around the world.
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Margaret and Patrick, married just a few months, set off on a great adventure - a year living in Kenya. While Patrick practices medicine, Margaret works as a photojournalist, capturing a dizzying and sometimes dangerous city on film. When a British couple invites the newlyweds on a climbing expedition to the summit of Mount Kenya, they eagerly…
- Features a geographically diverse selection of films and directors, with representation from 20 different countries
- Covers many of the central films treated in today’s cinema courses, and the issues raised about them
- Provides students with practical models to help them improve their own writing and analytical skills
- Supplemented with film credits, images, and bibliographies; director filmographies, a glossary of film terms, and suggested topics for writing and discussion