Film Fourth Edition

A Critical Introduction



ISBN: 9781786275776 Category:

Maria Pramaggiore, Tom Wallis


Updated and expanded for a new edition, this is the perfect starter text for students of film studies. The book illustrates film concepts in context and in depth, addressing techniques and terminology used in film production and criticism, and emphasizing thinking and writing critically and effectively.

With reference to 450 new and existing images, the authors discuss contemporary films and film studies scholarship, as well as recent developments in film production and exhibition, such as digital technologies and new modes of screen media.

Additional information

Weight 1612 g
Dimensions 20.5 x 25.3 cm
Publisher name Laurence King Publishing Ltd
Publication date 13 January 2020
Number of pages 472
Format Paperback / softback
Dimensions 20.5 x 25.3 cm
Weight 1612 g
Maria Pramaggiore is Professor of Media Studies and Dean of Graduate Studies at Maynooth University in Co. Kildare, Ireland. Her publications explore topics in gender and sexuality, documentary, Irish film, and animal studies. Tom Wallis has taught film and media studies at North Carolina State University and University College Dublin. He is part of the Communications team at the University of North Carolina System Office and serves on the Selection Committee for Full Frame Documentary Film Festival in Durham, North Carolina.