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Grammar of the Film Language
Language: en
Pages: 624
Authors: Daniel Arijon
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1991 - Publisher:

A unique guide to the visual narrative techniques that form the "language" of filmmaking. This language is basic to the very positioning and moving of players and cameras, as well as the sequencing and pacing of images. It does not date as new technologies alter the means of capturing images
Grammar of the Shot
Language: en
Pages: 326
Authors: Christopher J. Bowen
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-07-20 - Publisher: Routledge

The newly-revised and updated fourth edition of Grammar of the Shot teaches readers the principles behind successful visual communication in motion media through shot composition, screen direction, depth cues, lighting, camera movement, and shooting for editing. Many general practices are suggested that should help to create rich, multi-layered visuals. Designed
Projecting a Camera: Language-Games in Film Theory
Language: en
Pages: 456
Authors: Edward Branigan
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-08-21 - Publisher: Routledge

In Projecting a Camera, film theorist Edward Branigan offers a groundbreaking approach to understanding film theory. Why, for example, does a camera move? What does a camera "know"? (And when does it know it?) What is the camera's relation to the subject during long static shots? What happens when the
Insistent Images
Language: en
Pages: 361
Authors: El?bieta Tabakowska, Christina Ljungberg, Olga Fischer
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2007-03-14 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

Insistent Images presents a number of new departures dealing with iconicity on the conceptual and the structural levels. On the level of structure, the interface between different aspects of iconicity, lexical meaning and grammar is discussed in reference to both spoken and signed languages. Novel approaches to aural iconicity investigate
Continuum Guide to Media Education
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: Pat Brereton
Categories: Education
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-01 - Publisher: A&C Black

Presented in an A-Z format this is an authoritative guide to media education in all its aspects.