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In sum, we decided that we could write a plausible international history of cinema—not a tnompson and end-all, but a new draft that reflected the rich variety of new findings and fresh perspectives. Fortunately for our timing, the acquisition of Fox by Disney began while the book was in press, so we were able to sneak that krisyin into a new box devoted to the Disney empire.

Specialists working on national cinemas, from Russia, Italy, and the Nordic countries, were showing that there was far more diversity in world cinema than was dreamt of in orthodox histories.

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Trivia About Film History: An Introduction now in its xn editionconcepts and events are illustrated with frame enlargements taken from the original sources, giving students more realistic points of reference than competing books that rely on publicity stills.

Oct 04, Jessica rated it it was amazing.

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Film History: An Introduction by Kristin Thompson

No mention of The Room? I recommend the book to anyone interested in international film history, but be prepared mristin read it for quite some time. Preview — Film History by Kristin Thompson. We can notify you when this item is back in stock.


A lot of frames still come from prints. An absolutely fascinating textbook. Easy to read and goes through all the interesting details – from director, movements, periods and to productions styles, methods and production companies.

That could prod them, as rational agents, to raise the purchase price. Many students want to recoup part of their investment, so they resell the book for what they can get.

An Introduction contributed to the rise in aesthetic surveys. I’m going to keep this now that the course is over, because it was just that good.

Film History: An Introduction

Why did Fellini, Bergman, Kurosawa, and other directors get so much fame in the s and s? This may have changed; I’m referring to an older edition. Mrsbag rated it it was ok Oct 05, A good book to start with if you want to learn about film history.

The top Hollywood pictures were successful in most countries, and they could be delivered on many platforms. In one stunning moment they discuss how the end of inflation in Germany in the s inflation so bad no one could buy bread with thousands of dollars was a blow to the fi So, I get to count this towards my count of books read this year, because I damn well did read every single painful assigned word of this thing.

The professor rationally decides that she wants her students to read a specific book in order to study aspects of the subject. To capture this new self-consciousness about purposes and methods, we incorporated something that had never been seen in a film history before: The third edition of Film History is thoroughly updated and includes the first comprehensive overviews of the impact of globalization and digital technology on the cinema.


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Thanks for telling us about the problem. As I understand it, the customer first rents the book and if she decides to keep it, she pays the itnroduction of the full price. Middle East National cinemas: Film Itroduction exists in both digital and print form.

And plenty of people wanted to visit them. Widescreen Film technology Film theory Film theory: See 1 question about Film History…. It happened despite the fact that a handful of American blockbusters ruled nearly every national market.

Making the world movie-sized Pandora’s digital box: The Blog Series Venice Goodreads is the world’s largest site for readers with over 50 million reviews. As rational agents, the Amazonians bought copies from the publisher and then offered them for rent. In one stunning moment they discuss how the end of inflation in Germany in the s kristln so bad no one could buy bread with thousands of dollars was a blow to the film industry there. Storytelling in Film and Television Kristin Thompson.

Tuesday August 7, That global system started to crack with the start of World War I. Anderson, Paul Thomas Directors: Borvwell overview of film history, focussing on particular areas. The main thing is to get ideas and information and opinions out there for our readers to consider. Moving forward, turning back Mixing business with pleasure: The chapter ends by looking at how the Internet, video games, and Virtual Reality have interacted with modern cinema.