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Author Ross, Edward (Comic book artist), author, artist.

Title Filmish : a graphic journey through film / by Edward Ross.

Publication Info. London : SelfMadeHero, 2015.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Graphic Novels    791.4309 ROS    DUE 12-04-18
 PAS Central Library Graphic Novels    791.4309 ROS    Available
 PAS Hastings Branch Graphic Novels    791.4309 ROS    Available
 PAS Hill Avenue Branch Graphic Novels    791.4309 ROS    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Graphic Novels.
Description 199 pages : chiefly illustrations ; 25 cm
text txt rdacontent
still image sti rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 196-199) and filmography (pages 194-195).
Summary "In Filmish, cartoonist Edward Ross takes us on an exhilarating ride through the history of cinema, using comics to uncover the magic and mechanics behind our favorite movies. Exploring everything from censorship to set design, Ross spotlights the films and film-makers that embody this provocative and inventive medium, from the pioneers of early cinema to the innovators shaping the movies of today, from A Trip to the Moon to Inception and beyond"--Page 4 of cover.
Contents The eye -- The body -- Sets and architecture -- Time -- Voice and language -- Power and ideology -- Technology and technophobia.
Subject Motion pictures -- History -- Comic books, strips, etc.
Genre/Form Nonfiction comics.
ISBN 9781910593035 (paperback)
1910593036 (paperback)

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