The Aesthetic Companion to Film Art – Fifth Edition
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 definitions ensures easy access to interrelated terms, and a comprehensive topical index relates to larger concepts of film art.
This up-to-date and comprehensive resource is a useful companion for film students and filmgoers, who will find it illuminating in its range and clarity.
Library of Congress Cataloging-in-Publication Data
Beaver, Frank Eugene.Dictionary of film terms: the aesthetic companion to film art / Frank Eugene Beaver. — Fifth edition.pages cmIncludes bibliographical references and index.1. Motion pictures—Dictionaries. 2. Cinematography—Dictionaries. I. Title. PN1993.45.B33 791.4303—dc23 2014042549ISBN 978-1-4331-2727-4 (paperback)ISBN 978-1-4539-1481-6 (e-book)
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