On the history of film style /

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Author / Creator:Bordwell, David.
Imprint:Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1997.
Description:x, 322 p. : ill. 25 cm.
Language:English
Subject:Motion pictures -- Aesthetics.
Motion pictures -- Historiography.
Motion pictures -- Aesthetics.
Motion pictures -- Historiography.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/2909168
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ISBN:0674634284 (cloth : alk. paper)
0674634292 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes:Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-314) and index.
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Summary:The study of cinematic style has in many ways shaped attitudes towards films. Style assigns films to a tradition, distinguishes a classic and signals the arrival of an innovation. This book aims to show how film scholars have attempted to explain stylistic continuity and change across the history of cinema.
Physical Description:x, 322 p. : ill. 25 cm.
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references (p. [273]-314) and index.
ISBN:0674634284 (cloth : alk. paper)
0674634292 (pbk. : alk. paper)