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The Resource Letterboxed : the evolution of widescreen cinema, Harper Cossar

Letterboxed : the evolution of widescreen cinema, Harper Cossar

Label
Letterboxed : the evolution of widescreen cinema
Title
Letterboxed
Title remainder
the evolution of widescreen cinema
Statement of responsibility
Harper Cossar
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Exploring the technological changes of the widescreen technique and how the format has inspired directors and also sparked debates among film critics, Cossar also explains how directors use wider aspect ratios to enhance their creative visions
Cataloging source
CDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cossar, Harper
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wide-screen processes (Cinematography)
  • ART
  • PHOTOGRAPHY
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Wide-screen processes (Cinematography)
  • Filmästhetik
  • Breitwandfilm
  • Vidfilm
Label
Letterboxed : the evolution of widescreen cinema, Harper Cossar
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-285) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: snakes and funerals -- D.W. Griffith, Buster Keaton, Abel Gance, and the precursors of widescreen aesthetics -- Big trail, the bat whispers, and the invention of widescreen style in 1930 -- Emerging stylistic norms in CinemaScope: genre and authorship in the films of Otto Preminger, Nicholas Ray, Frank Tashlin, and Douglas Sirk -- Experiments, 1968, and the fractured screen -- New media, digitextuality, and widescreen -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn704055981
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 293 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813135618
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612976179
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 297617
  • 22573/ctt2hg0v5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)704055981
Label
Letterboxed : the evolution of widescreen cinema, Harper Cossar
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 279-285) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: snakes and funerals -- D.W. Griffith, Buster Keaton, Abel Gance, and the precursors of widescreen aesthetics -- Big trail, the bat whispers, and the invention of widescreen style in 1930 -- Emerging stylistic norms in CinemaScope: genre and authorship in the films of Otto Preminger, Nicholas Ray, Frank Tashlin, and Douglas Sirk -- Experiments, 1968, and the fractured screen -- New media, digitextuality, and widescreen -- Conclusion
Control code
ocn704055981
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (x, 293 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780813135618
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Note
JSTOR
Other control number
9786612976179
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
  • 297617
  • 22573/ctt2hg0v5
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)704055981

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