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Seeing fictions in film : the epistemology of movies

Author: George M Wilson
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
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What happens when we view a movie? Do we actually see the fiction, and if so how? Literary fiction is recounted by a voice of some sort - the narrator. George M. Wilson explores the strategies of cinematic narration, and argues that this prompts viewers to imagine seeing and hearing events in the fictional world.
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Wilson, George M.
Seeing fictions in film.
Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2011
(DLC) 2011276698
(OCoLC)714724962
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: George M Wilson
ISBN: 9780191731440 0191731447
OCLC Number: 775504587
Description: 1 online resource (viii, 220 pages) : illustrations
Contents: PART I: INTRODUCTORY CHAPTER; PART II: NARRATIVES AND NARRATION; PART III: NARRATORS: IN LITERATURE AND FILM; PART IV: STRATEGIES OF FILM NARRRATION: POINT OF VIEW
Responsibility: George M. Wilson.

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