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Film Language: A Semiotics of the Cinema


Mega Sale! Save 23% on the Film Language: A Semiotics of the Cinema by University of Chicago Press at Translate This Website. Hurry! Limited time offer. Offer valid only while supplies last. A pioneer in the field, Christian Metz applies insights of structural linguistics to the language of film.''The semiology of film . . . can be held to date from the publication in 1964 of the famous essay by Christian Metz, 'Le cinéma: langue ou langage?'''—Geoffrey Nowell-Smith, Times Literary Supplement''Modern film theory begins with Metz.''—Constance Penley, coeditor of Camera Obscura''Any consideration of semiology in relation to the particular field signifying practice of film passes


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A pioneer in the field, Christian Metz applies insights of structural linguistics to the language of film."The semiology of film . . . can be held to date from the publication in 1964 of the famous essay by Christian Metz, 'Le cinéma: langue ou langage?'"—Geoffrey Nowell-Smith, Times Literary Supplement"Modern film theory begins with Metz."—Constance Penley, coeditor of Camera Obscura"Any consideration of semiology in relation to the particular field signifying practice of film passes inevitably through a reference to the work of Christian Metz. . . . The first book to be written in this field, [Film Language] is important not merely because of this primacy but also because of the issues it raises . . . issues that have become crucial to the contemporary argument."—Stephen Heath, Screen

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