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The language and style of film criticism

by Alex Clayton

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures,
  • Philosophy,
  • Film criticism

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by Alex Clayton and Andrew Klevan
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995 .L335 2011
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 195 p. :
    Number of Pages195
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25537302M
    ISBN 100415560950, 0415560969, 0203817311
    ISBN 109780415560955, 9780415560962, 9780203817315
    LC Control Number2010046832
    OCLC/WorldCa676728550

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The Language and Style of Film Criticism brings together original essays from an international range of academics and film critics highlighting the achievements, complexities and potential of film : Paperback.

The Language and Style of Film Criticism brings together original essays from an international range of academics and film critics highlighting the achievements, complexities and potential of film criticism.

In recent years, in contrast to the theoretical, historical and cultural study of film, film criticism has been relatively marginalised, especially within the academy/5(6). The Language and Style of Film Criticism brings together original essays from an international range of academics and film critics highlighting the achievements, complexities and potential of film criticism.

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In recent years, in contrast to the theoretical, historical and cultural study of film, film criticism has been relatively marginalised, especially within the academy. This book highlights the distinctiveness of film criticism and addresses ways in which it can take a more central place within the academy and develop in dynamic ways outside it.

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