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Narrative Comprehension and Film
Narrative is one of the ways we organise and understnad the world. It is found everywhere: not only in films and books, but also in everday conversations and in the nonfictional discourses ofExpand
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Narration in Light: Studies in Cinematic Point of View
A full understanding and appreciation of narrative film, George Wilson argues, requires a concept of point of view necessarily distinct from, yet comparable to, contemporary theories of point of viewExpand
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Nearly True: Forking Plots, Forking Interpretations: A Response to David Bordwell's "Film Futures"
I would like to examine what is "nearly true." This phrase is not meant to characterize David Bordwell's exceptional essay, "Film Futures," which I would summarize with Orson Welles's film title,Expand
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Point of view in the cinema
Branigan effectively criticizes the communication model of narration, a task long overdue in Anglo-American circles. The book brings out the extent to which mainstream mimetic theories have reliedExpand
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Track That in Movement
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To Stand in Place or to Track