Looking at Movies by David Barsam Richard; Monahan
An Introduction to Film, 3rd Edition

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An introductory guide to film.
 

About David Barsam Richard; Monahan

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Richard Barsam (Ph.D., University of Southern California) is Professor Emeritus of Film Studies at Hunter College, City University of New York. He is the author of Nonfiction Film: A Critical History (rev., exp. ed. 1992), The Vision of Robert Flaherty: The Artist as Myth and Filmmaker (1988), In the Dark: A Primer for the Movies (1977), and Filmguide to "Triumph of the Will" (1975); editor of Nonfiction Film Theory and Criticism (1976); and contributing author to Paul Monacoâs The Sixties: 1960â1969 (Vol. 8, History of the American Cinema, 2001) and Filming Robert Flahertyâs "Louisiana Story": The Helen Van Dongen Diary (ed. Eva Orbanz, 1998). His articles and book reviews have appeared in Cinema Journal , Quarterly Review of Film Studies , Film Comment , Studies in Visual Communication , and Harperâs . He has been a member of the Executive Council of the Society for Cinema and Media Studies, the Editorial Board of Cinema Journal , and the Board of Advisers of the History of American Cinema series, and he cofounded the journal Persistence of Vision .
 
Published September 23, 2009 by W. W. Norton & Company. 600 pages
Genres: Humor & Entertainment, Education & Reference. Non-fiction

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