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Filmish : a graphic journey through film / by Edward Ross.

By: Ross, Edward (Comic book artist) [author,, artist.].
Material type: materialTypeLabelBookPublisher: London : SelfMadeHero, 2015Description: 199 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 25 cm.Content type: text | still image Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9781910593035; 1910593036.Subject(s): Bibel Philemonbrief | Motion pictures -- History -- Comic books, strips, etc | Motion pictures | Humor | Motion pictures -- History -- Comic books, strips, etc | Motion pictures -- History -- Comic books, strips, etcGenre/Form: Graphic novels -- Great Britain. | Nonfiction comics | Comic books, strips, etc. | History. | Nonfiction comics. | Graphic novels.DDC classification: 791.4309 Online resources: Contributor biographical information | Publisher description
Contents:
The eye -- The body -- Sets and architecture -- Time -- Voice and language -- Power and ideology -- Technology and technophobia.
Summary: "In Filmish, cartoonist Edward Ross takes us on an exhilarating ride through the history of cinema, using comics to uncover the magic and mechanics behind our favorite movies. Exploring everything from censorship to set design, Ross spotlights the films and film-makers that embody this provocative and inventive medium, from the pioneers of early cinema to the innovators shaping the movies of today, from A Trip to the Moon to Inception and beyond"--Page 4 of cover.
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Includes bibliographical references (pages 196-199) and filmography (pages 194-195).

"In Filmish, cartoonist Edward Ross takes us on an exhilarating ride through the history of cinema, using comics to uncover the magic and mechanics behind our favorite movies. Exploring everything from censorship to set design, Ross spotlights the films and film-makers that embody this provocative and inventive medium, from the pioneers of early cinema to the innovators shaping the movies of today, from A Trip to the Moon to Inception and beyond"--Page 4 of cover.

The eye -- The body -- Sets and architecture -- Time -- Voice and language -- Power and ideology -- Technology and technophobia.

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