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Author Wilson, George M.

Title Narration in light : studies in cinematic point of view / George M. Wilson
Published Baltimore : Johns Hopkins University Press, [1986]


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Description x, 223 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents Film, perception, and point of view -- Fritz Lang's You only live once -- Coherence and transparency in classical narrative film -- Alfred Hitchcock's North by Northwest -- Some modes of nonomniscience -- Max Ophuls' Letter from an unknown woman -- On narrators and narration in film -- Josef von Sternberg's The devil is a woman -- Nicholas Ray's Rebel without a cause -- Morals for method
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Analysis Cinema films Narrative Viewpoints
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 209-219
Notes Also issued online
Subject Motion picture plays -- History and criticism.
Motion pictures -- Philosophy.
Developing countries -- Economic conditions.
Developing countries -- Economic policy.
LC no. 85019765
ISBN 0801831377 (alk. paper)
0801837502 (paperback)