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Understanding Movies: The Art and History of Films - Film History and Technique

Raphael Shargel

Why does the cinema have the power to move the heart, stimulate the mind, and dazzle the imagination? The Story in Pictures covers the history and aesthetics of motion pictures from the United States and from around the world. Professor Raphael Shargel analyzes specific movies from each era in film history, including the films’ importance, aspects of cinematic technique, and why each film is worthy of study.

Why does the cinema have the power to move the heart, stimulate the mind, and dazzle the imagination? The Story in Pictures covers the history and aesthetics of motion pictures from the United States and from around the world. Professor Raphael Shargel analyzes specific movies from each era in film history, including the films’ importance, aspects of cinematic technique, and why each film is worthy of study.
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Why does the cinema have the power to move the heart, stimulate the mind, and dazzle the imagination? The Story in Pictures covers the history and aesthetics of motion pictures from the United States and from around the world. Professor Raphael Shargel analyzes specific movies from each era in film history, including the films’ importance, aspects of cinematic technique, and why each film is worthy of study.

Language:

English

Length:

7h 10m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

01:01


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

29:52


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

30:33


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

31:59


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

31:32


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

30:29


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

31:43


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

30:18


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

32:15


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

33:05


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

32:41


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

26:42


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

30:38


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

28:49


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

28:19


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

00:58