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Vibes From The Screen : Getting Greater Enjoyment From Films.

Author: Bob Moss
Publisher: Minneapolis : MCP Books, 2016.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Bob Moss builds his book around the words of the great filmmakers. Through€them, he introduces readers to the elements of film, filmmakers'€techniques, and how to find the meanings portrayed. This dynamic€guide also provides an understanding of how various people involved€in making a film think about their craft. From these glimpses, €the viewer gains better insight into recognizing the themes communicated€through  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Moss, Bob.
Vibes From The Screen : Getting Greater Enjoyment From Films.
Minneapolis : MCP Books, ©2016
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Bob Moss
ISBN: 9781635052893 1635052890
OCLC Number: 956647688
Description: 1 online resource (154 pages)
Contents: Cover Page; Prologue; Introduction; PART ONE: Enjoying Films; 1. Why People Watch Movies; 2. How Films Influence the Viewers; 3. Film Genres; 4. Significant Differences Between European and American Films; PART TWO: Film Elements; 5. The Story; 6. Visual Effects; a. Special Effects in The Curious Case of Benjamin Button; 7. Sound and Music; 8. Acting; PART THREE: The Filmakers and Their Techniques; 9. The Director; 10. The Cinematographer; a. Lighting; 11. The Film Editor; 12. Film Techniques; a. Point of View; b. Mise-en-scène and Framing; c. Camera Lenses, Focal Length, and Angles. PART FOUR: Analyzing Films13. Where You View the Film Counts; 14. Looking for Meaning; 15. Film Analyses; a. Lone Star; b. Tell No One; c. Amour; d. The Book Thief; IN CONCLUSION; APPENDICES; 1. In Their Own Words; John Sayles, Screenwriter and Director; Alfred Hitchcock, Director; Stephen Goldblatt, Cinematographer; David Lean, British Director and Editor; James Cameron, Screenwriter and Director; Walter Murch, Film Editor; Stephen Spielberg, Screenwriter and Director; François Truffaut, French Screenwriter and Director; Nora Ephron, Screenwriter and Director; Meryl Streep, Actress. Anne Coates, Film Editor2. Film Crew Roles; About the Author.

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Bob Moss builds his book around the words of the great filmmakers. Through€them, he introduces readers to the elements of film, filmmakers'€techniques, and how to find the meanings portrayed. This dynamic€guide also provides an understanding of how various people involved€in making a film think about their craft. From these glimpses, €the viewer gains better insight into recognizing the themes communicated€through the images and sounds of a film. The proven result€is greater film enjoyment."Vibes From The Screen€is a must for all filmgoers. Neophytes and professionals alike will€benefit ..."--Pen.

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