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Visible Fictions

Cinema: Television: Video, 2nd Edition

By John Ellis


310 pages

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Paperback: 9780415075138
pub: 1992-07-23
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This revised edition of a standard textbook combines an examination of the cinema and television industries with a detailed analysis of their aesthetic and semiotic characteristics. John Ellis draws on his experience as an independent television producer to provide a comprehensive and challenging overview of the place of film, television and video in our daily lives and their future prospects in a changing media landscape.

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SOCIAL SCIENCE / Media Studies