“A film is an art form with a language and an aesthetic all its own.”
Since 1979 Kristin Thompson, David Bordwell, and now Co-Author Jeff Smith’s Film Art: An Introduction 12th edition (PDF) has been the most widely respected and the best-selling introduction to the unbiased analysis of cinema. Taking a unique skills-centered approach supported by examples from many countries and periods, the expert authors help college students develop a core set of analytical and critical skills that will enrich their understanding of any film in any genre. In-depth examples deepen art students’ appreciation for how creative choices by filmmakers affect what viewers experience and how they respond. Film Art 12th edition is generously illustrated with over 1000 frame enlargements taken directly from completed movies and films providing solid illustrations of necessary key concepts. Along with expanded coverage and updated examples of digital filmmaking Film Art: An Introduction 12e delivers SmartBook’s first and only adaptive reading experience currently available (not included in this sale) designed to help film students stay focused and maximize their study time and retain the key basic concepts.
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