Looking at Movies
  • Author : Richard Meran Barsam
  • Release Date : 23 September 2009
  • Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
  • Genre : Performing Arts
  • Pages : 600
  • ISBN 13 : 0393115402
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Book Description: Disc 1 offers 25 short 'tutorials,' helping students see what the text describes. Disc 2 includes an anthology of 12 short films, from 5 to 30 minutes in length. Together, the DVDs offer nearly five hours of pedagogically useful moving-image content.

Looking at Movies

Looking at Movies

Author : Richard Meran Barsam,Dave Monahan
Publisher : W W Norton & Company Incorporated
Genre : Performing Arts
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Disc 1 offers 25 short 'tutorials,' helping students see what the text describes. Disc 2 includes an anthology of 12 short films, from 5 to 30 minutes in length. Together, the DVDs offer nearly five hours of pedagogically useful moving-image content....

Looking at Movies

Looking at Movies

Author : Richard Meran Barsam,Dave Monahan
Publisher : W. W. Norton
Genre : Cinematography
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Publisher : Vintage
Genre : Performing Arts
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Author : Monahan, Dave
Publisher : W.W. Norton & Company
Genre : Performing Arts
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