100 Ideas that Changed Film



ISBN: 9781786274861 Category:

David Parkinson


This inspiring book chronicles the most influential ideas that have shaped film since its inception. Entertaining and intelligent, it provides a concise history as well as being a fascinating resource to dip into.

Arranged in a broadly chronological order to show the development of film, the ideas include innovative concepts, technologies, techniques and movements. From the silent era’s masterpieces to today’s blockbusters and art house movies, these highly illustrated pages are a chance to discover or rediscover films from all around the world.

Additional information

Weight 564 g
Dimensions 16.5 x 21.7 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 5 August 2019
Number of pages 216
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 16.5 x 21.7 cm
Weight 564 g
David Parkinson is a film critic for the Radio Times and the Oxford Times, and a contributing editor on Empire. In addition to writing regularly for the BFI website and several other online outlets, he is also the author of several books including A History of Film, The Young Oxford Book of Cinema, The Rough Guide to Film Musicals and Oxford At the Movies.