The Film Appreciation Book
The Film Course You Always Wanted to TakePaperback - 2014
"This is a book for cinephiles, pure and simple. Author and filmmaker Jim Piper shares his vast knowledge of film and analyzes the most striking components of the best movies ever made. From directing to cinematography, from editing and music to symbolism and plot development, The Film Appreciation Book covers hundreds of the greatest works in cinema, combining history, technical knowledge, and the art of enjoyment to explain why some movies have become the most treasured and entertaining works ever available to the public, and why these movies continue to amaze viewers after decades of fame"-- Provided by publisher.
Publisher: New York : Allworth Press, 
Characteristics: viii, 278 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm