Narration in Light: Studies in Cinematic Point of View

@article{Branigan1986NarrationIL,
  title={Narration in Light: Studies in Cinematic Point of View},
  author={Edward Branigan and G. M. Wilson},
  journal={Substance},
  year={1986},
  volume={17},
  pages={118}
}
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 view in prose fiction. Now available in paperback, Narration in Light lays the foundations for a new account of cinematic point of view. Focusing on the special ways in which a film controls the access of its viewers to the events that constitute its narrative, Wilson offers close viewings of five… Expand
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