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Author Wilson, George M.

Title Seeing fictions in film : the epistemology of movies / George M. Wilson
Published Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 220 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Summary What happens when we view a movie? Do we actually see the fiction, and if so how? Literary fiction is recounted by a voice of some sort - the narrator. George M. Wilson explores the strategies of cinematic narration, and argues that this prompts viewers to imagine seeing and hearing events in the fictional world
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Motion pictures -- Philosophy.
Motion pictures -- Aesthetics.
Motion picture audiences.
Narration (Rhetoric)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780191731440 ebook
0191731447 ebook