All Categories
    Filters
    Preferences
    Search

    Film Studies

    View as Grid List
    Sort by

    "Fires Were Started"

    £10.79 £11.99
    This work suggests that Humphrey Jennings' re-enacted documentary about the London Blitz, "Fires Were Started", is an understated propaganda masterpiece. It provides an account of how Jennings recaptured the reality of the Blitz for his cumbersome camera through a process of meticulous research.

    "Nuit Americaine" (" Day for Night" )

    £11.69 £12.99
    This intimate book draws extensively on research in the archives of Francois Truffaut's company, Les Films du Carrosse, and on interviews with many of "La Nuit americaine"'s cast and crew. They bear witness to Truffaut's passion for film.

    "Our Kind of Movie": The Films of Andy Warhol

    £18.00 £20.00
    A celebrated writer on contemporary art and queer culture argues that Andy Warhol's films enable us to see differently, and to see a different world.

    10

    £11.69 £12.99

    10 Sure signs a Movie Character is Doomed

    £8.99 £9.99

    100 American Horror Films

    £17.99 £19.99

    100 Animated Feature Films: Revised Edition

    £17.99 £19.99

    100 Bible Films

    £17.99 £19.99

    100 Cult Films

    £16.79 £25.99
    An accessible and up to date guide to one hundred of World Cinema's most interesting and influential cult movies. Covering a diverse range of genres and films from 1920 to the present day, this lavishly illustrated volume includes entries on films ranging from 'This is Spinal Tap' to 'Donnie Darko'.

    100 Years of European Cinema

    £14.39 £15.99
    Cinema provides entertainment, but it also communicates a set of values, a vision of the world or an ideology. European cinema has dealt with the tension between these two functions in a variety of ways. Diverse and entertaining, this book explores the complex relationship between entertainment, ideology and audiences in European film.

    20 Iconic Film Posters by Saul Bass

    £17.96 £19.95
    A collection of 20 iconic film posters by one of the greatest American designers of the 20th century, that is suitable for graphic designers and film fans. Each poster is removable and designed to fit the standard frame size 12 x 16 inches.

    2001: A Space Odyssey

    £11.69 £12.99

    21st-Century Modernism: The "New" Poetics

    £28.76 £31.95
    Argues that it is only at the turn of the 21st century that the powerful lessons of the avant-garde - an avant-garde cruelly disrupted by the Great War and subsequent political upheavals - were learned. This book offers readings of T S Eliot, Gertrude Stein, Marcel Duchamp, and Velimir Khlebnikov. It examines various related poetic concerns.

    50 Greatest Westerns

    £8.09 £8.99
    Intrigued by the idea of frontier wilderness, of law and order vs lawlessness, and a firm belief that 'the better the bad guy, the better the film', Barry Stone goes beyond the American south-west to pay homage to the Italian and even Australian western - and, after much deliberation, he ranks them in order...

    A Chronology of Film: A Cultural Timeline from the Magic Lantern to the Digital Screen

    £17.99 £19.99
    An entirely fresh perspective on the history of cinema, using timelines to trace its development from the earliest moving images to now.

    A Kind of Magic: Making the Original Highlander

    £15.29 £16.99
    Author Jonathan Melville looks back at the creation of Highlander with the help of more than 60 cast and crew, including stars Christopher Lambert and Clancy Brown, as they talk candidly about the gruelling shoot that took them from the alleys of London, to the far reaches of the Scottish Highlands, and onto the streets of 1980s New York City.

    Academy Award's Handbook

    £10.76 £11.95

    Action Cinema Since 2000

    £22.49 £24.99

    Aesthetics and Film

    £24.29 £26.99
    A philosophical study of the historically dominant form of moving image media. It is suitable for students of aesthetics and cinema, as well as those interested in philosophy and the art of film.

    African Fimmaking: North and South of the Sahara

    £17.49 £28.99
    A study of African filmmaking

    After Dracula: The 1930s Horror Film

    £21.59 £23.99
    Tells of films set in London music halls and Yorkshire coal mines, South Sea islands and Hungarian modernist houses of horror, with narrators that travel in space and time from Paris to ancient Egypt. This title reveals disparities across horror filmmaking in 1930s and brings to light a cycle of films of which many have been forgotten and unloved.

    After Fellini: National Cinema in the Postmodern Age

    £16.10 £27.50
    Examines the Italian films of the last two decades of the 20th century which managed to transcend the decline of Italian cinema's prominence within the industry. The author interprets, in detail, a body of work which established an independent profile for the Italian cinema of the 80s and 90s.

    After Kubrick: A Filmmaker's Legacy

    £26.99 £29.99

    Age of Noise in Britain: Hearing Modernity

    £23.39 £25.99

    Film Studies

    Signed Books
      
    Secure Payments
     
     
    Payment Method