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- Oxford University Press, USA 1976; US$ 13.99
Both a history of film theory and an introduction to the work of the most important writers in the field, Andrew's volume reveals the bases of thought of such major theorists as Munsterberg, Arnheim, Eisenstein, Balazs, Kracauer, Bazin, Mitry, and Metz. more...
- Random House Publishing Group 2008; US$ 17.00
At last! The classic screenwriting workbook?now completely revised and updated?from the celebrated lecturer, teacher, and bestselling author, Syd Field: ?the most sought-after screenwriting teacher in the world?* No one knows more about screenwriting than Syd Field?and now the ultimate Hollywood insider shares his secrets and expertise, completely... more...
- I.B.Tauris 2012; US$ 14.95
?Even the smallest person can change the course of the future.? The prophetic words of Galadriel, addressed to Frodo as he prepared to travel from Lothlórien to Mordor to destroy the One Ring, are just as pertinent to J R R Tolkien?s own fiction. For decades, hobbits and the other fantastical creatures of Middle-earth have captured the imaginations... more...
- Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2012; US$ 21.95
Hailed as the definitive work upon its original publication in 1975 and now extensively revised and updated by the author, this vastly absorbing and richly illustrated book examines film as an art form, technological innovation, big business, and shaper of American values. 80 black-and-white photos. From the Trade Paperback edition. more...
- Oxford University Press 2000; US$ 19.99
Criminologist Nicole Rafter analyzes the source of the appeal of crime films, and their role in popular culture. She argues that crime films both reflect and shape our ideas about fundamental social, economic and political issues. more...
- Chronicle Books LLC 2016; US$ 29.99
After Toy Story , Ratatouille , WALL-E , and other award-winning blockbusters, where else could Pixar Animation Studios go but Up ? Their film is the heartwarming story of Carl Fredrickson (voiced by Ed Asner), a 78-year-old widower who feels that life has passed him by?until a twist of fate takes him on a journey across the globe. The Art of... more...
- Library of America 2016; US$ 29.95
Manny Farber (1917?2008) was a unique figure among American movie critics. Champion of what he called "termite art" (focused, often eccentric virtuosity as opposed to "white elephant" monumentality), master of a one-of-a-kind prose style whose jazz-like phrasing and incandescent twists and turns made every review an adventure, he has long been revered... more...
- Rutgers University Press 2016; US$ 29.95
Renowned film scholar R. Barton Palmer explores the historical, ideological, economic, and technical developments that led Hollywood filmmakers of the late 1940s and 1950s to increasingly head outside the studio and capture footage of real places. Examining works ranging from Sunset Blvd. to The Searchers , Shot on Location discovers the massive... more...
- Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 16.00
A spectacular collection that celebrates Bollywood?s most enduring superstarsHindi cinema has wielded a hypnotic charm over viewers for close to a century, with its melodious music, colourful drama and lively plotlines. But at the heart of its mystique is the galaxy of stars who continue to mesmerize audiences. Bollywood?s Top 20 is a definitive collection... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2016; US$ 44.95
Achieve professional quality hair results with this full-color, comprehensive book from award-winning hair and makeup pros, Gretchen Davis and Yvette Rivas. In The Hair Stylist Handbook: Techniques for Film and Television , you?ll learn how to create that sought-after "complete look" by learning the newest hair techniques that are in demand on film... more...