Signed Books - Save 50%
CCCU Smartcards are GO!
In the Bookshop
Secure Payments
Payment Method


View as
Sort by
Display per page

Language Of Film

Paperback, 04/05/2010, £19.99
Explores the means by which film communicates meaning to its audience. This title discusses the stories they tell, the sign-systems they deploy, the interpretive contexts we are invited to place them in, and the range of aesthetic elements which contribute to the cinematic image.

Which Lie Did I Tell?

Paperback, 21/05/2001, £16.99
A sequel to "Adventures in the Screen Trade", this work has more secrets to tell. It shares behind-the-scenes anecdotes from the sets of such movies as "The Princess Bride", "Misery and Maverick", and fills us in on what it's like to work with Mel Gibson, Michael Douglas, Clint Eastwood, amongst many other Hollywood players.

How to write a Screenplay

Paperback, 28/04/2005, £10.99
There are hundreds of books on the market, all trying to teach you how to write a screenplay. Several of them are excellent and useful books. But never - until now - has there been a screenwriting manual written in the form of a screenplay.

Understanding Screenwriting

Paperback, 08/05/2008, £15.99
Dissecting 21 screenplays, this book analyzes why certain aspects of a screenplay work and others do not. It looks at how the script of "Lawrence of Arabia" varies from the source, "Rear Window", and discusses screenplay adaptations in "Fargo", andasks why a screenwriter would introduce a hero so far into a script.

Educational Issues in the Learning Age

Paperback, 06/07/2000, £34.99
This work, aimed at undergraduates, explores a wide range of issues and questions in education, such as - how does education define the way people see themselves culturally? The authors discuss such topics as education and training, reflective practice and governance.

Eminent Victorians: The Definitive Edition

Paperback, 01/12/2004, £14.99
Paul Levy, editor of Strachey's correspondence, writes the introduction and the book carries a foreword by the last of the great Bloomsbury Group, Frances Partridge.

Stars and Stardom in French Cinema

Paperback, 01/04/2005, £14.99
When people think of film stars, they think of Hollywood. Yet, second only to America, French cinema has produced the most substantial galaxy of stars to achieve world fame in their national films.

Taking the Knocks

7, 01/01/1995, £25.00
This study arises from a research programme dealing with the social problems created by youth unemployment in Western industrialized societies. Unemployed young people are interviewed in depth, and their accounts show the various methods used to cope with the problems.
Canterbury Festival 2022
  Canterbury Festival