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Monaco, James 1942-

Overview
Works: 96 works in 396 publications in 3 languages and 10,859 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Dictionaries  Reviews  Interactive multimedia  Catalogs  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Directories  Terminology  History 
Roles: Editor, Composer
Classifications: PN1994, 791.43015
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Publications about James Monaco
Publications by James Monaco
Most widely held works by James Monaco
How to read a film : the art, technology, language, history, and theory of film and media by James Monaco( Book )
28 editions published between 1977 and 1984 in English and held by 2,406 libraries worldwide
Sets movies in the contexts of their aesthetic and technological antecedents and reviews all important factors of and issues pertaining to contemporary film and television production and theory
American film now : the people, the power, the money, the movies by James Monaco( Book )
21 editions published between 1979 and 1984 in 3 languages and held by 1,250 libraries worldwide
The new wave : Truffaut, Godard, Chabrol, Rohmer, Rivette by James Monaco( Book )
15 editions published between 1976 and 2004 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,232 libraries worldwide
How to read a film : the world of movies, media, and multimedia : language, history, theory by James Monaco( Book )
14 editions published between 1997 and 2000 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,177 libraries worldwide
Explores the medium of film as both art and craft, sensibility and science, tradition and technology
How to read a film : movies, media, and beyond : art, technology, language, history, theory by James Monaco( Book )
18 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 687 libraries worldwide
James Monaco discusses the elements necessary to understand how a film conveys its meaning, and, more importantly, how the audience can best discern all that a film is attempting to communicate
Film verstehen : Kunst, Technik, Sprache, Geschichte und Theorie des Films und der Medien ; mit einer Einführung in Multimedia by James Monaco( Book )
72 editions published between 1980 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 673 libraries worldwide
Alain Resnais by James Monaco( Book )
7 editions published between 1978 and 1979 in English and Undetermined and held by 531 libraries worldwide
The encyclopedia of film by James Monaco( Book )
21 editions published between 1991 and 1993 in English and Italian and held by 465 libraries worldwide
Who's who in American film now by James Monaco( Book )
17 editions published between 1981 and 1988 in English and Undetermined and held by 345 libraries worldwide
Media culture : television, radio, records, books, magazines, newspapers, movies by James Monaco( Book )
4 editions published in 1978 in English and held by 337 libraries worldwide
The connoisseur's guide to the movies by James Monaco( Book )
5 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 336 libraries worldwide
Celebrity : the media as image makers by James Monaco( Book )
5 editions published between 1978 and 2007 in English and held by 248 libraries worldwide
How to read a film by James Monaco( file )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2007 in English and held by 204 libraries worldwide
An entire film course - the history of film, origins of film technology, discussion of films, filmmakers, traditions and genres
How to read a film : movies, media, multimedia :language, history, theory by James Monaco( Book )
20 editions published between 1977 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 157 libraries worldwide
Richard Gilman referred to How to Read a Film as simply "the best single work of its kind." And Janet Maslin in The New York Times Book Review marveled at James Monaco's ability to collect "an enormous amount of useful information and assemble it in an exhilaratingly simple and systematic way." Indeed, since its original publication in 1977, this hugely popular book has become the definitive source on film and media. Now, James Monaco offers a special anniversary edition of his classic work, featuring a new preface and several new sections, including an "Essential Libr
The movie guide by James Monaco( Book )
7 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 127 libraries worldwide
Film und neue Medien : Lexikon der Fachbegriffe by James Monaco( Book )
7 editions published between 2000 and 2006 in German and held by 124 libraries worldwide
Books about film : a bibliographical checklist by James Monaco( Book )
6 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 78 libraries worldwide
Film verstehen - das Lexikon : die wichtigsten Fachbegriffe zu Film und neuen Medien by James Monaco( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2012 in German and held by 63 libraries worldwide
A standard glossary for film criticism by James Monaco( Book )
2 editions published in 1975 in English and held by 34 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Jimmy Monaco
Monaco, James
Monaco, James, 1942-
モナコ, ジェイムズ
Languages
English (194)
German (79)
Italian (1)
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