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Closely watched films

Marilyn Fabe

Closely watched films

an introduction to the art of narrative film technique

by Marilyn Fabe

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Published by University of California Press in Berkeley .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- Evaluation,
  • Motion pictures -- Aesthetics,
  • Motion pictures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 267-272) and index.

    StatementMarilyn Fabe.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1995.9.E9 F17 2004
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 267 p. :
    Number of Pages267
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23240121M
    ISBN 100520238621, 0520238915
    LC Control Number2004000202

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