“In The Way Hollywood Tells It, David Bordwell treats us to an analytic account and history of the craft of modern Hollywood filmmaking which is at once concise . Bordwell traces the continuity of this tradition in a wide array of films made The Way Hollywood Tells It: Story and Style in Modern Movies. The way Hollywood tells it: story and style in modern movies Appendix: A Hollywood Timeline, Bradley Schauer and David Bordwell, page .
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The Way Hollywood Tells It
Bordwell throws a wrench into the ways that Hollywood cinema since the s is frequently taught and theorized, presenting a complex but clear picture that will stand as one of the most important books on American film from the s to the present. Milan rated it really liked it Dec 09, The Way Hollywood Tells It: No one else has this range, depth, sophistication or authority.
His thoughts and ideas are typical of how an academic thinks the creative process can be understood by using his analytical powers. David Bordwell gives a great analysis of how films have crystallised the older techniques while keeping much of the same visual grammar.
Why does the cinema have the power to move the heart, stimulate the mind, and dazzle the imagination? He is deeply informed about films, he loves them, and he writes about them with a clarity and perception that makes the prose itself a joy to read. David Bordwell argues that the twlls of visual storytelling created in boedwell studio era are alive and well, even in today’s bloated blockbusters. University of California Pr Amazon.
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