Aesthetics of Film has ratings and 9 reviews. Ettore said: This book made me understand a lot more of what goes on inside a film and presented me the. , English, Book, Illustrated edition: Aesthetics of film / Jacques Aumont. ” Beyond its obvious appeal to cinema students, Aesthetics of Film also raises. Aesthetics of Film. by Jacques Aumont, Alain Bergala, Michel Marie. Book condition: New. Book Description. University of Texas Press , Austin, TX.

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Physical Description x, p. Sally rated it it was amazing Oct 27, But we still have to complicate things a little. Luigina rated it did not like it Apr 27, But this certainly does not prevent a reference to our world, in an allegorical mode that is not bereft of effectiveness, and sometimes charm.

By contrast, it quite often happens that they have passionate ideas, and that they know how to express these ideas in a rational, communicable manner.

Aesthetics of Film

Language aesthetocs Language System? In particular it succeeded in explaining how the plot is really just one of the many aspects of a movie. The Concept of Code in Semiology.

Film and Its Spectator. There was some terminology that was foreign to me e. The Objects of Editing.

Interview with Jacques Aumont • Senses of Cinema

To ask other readers aeethetics about Aesthetics of Filmplease sign up. As for me, I think that you can precisely imitate film editing with digital. Primary Identification in the Cinema. And indeed there are works that completely renounce to the need of a story, connecting one scene to the other, and still remain captivating. He claims that digital editing is radically different, and even that he can immediately tell if a film has been digitally edited or not.


Perhaps this is what has disappeared, more than the shot…. We were unable to find this edition in any bookshop we are able to search. In terms of recent output, a series that interests me is Hunger Games. Found at these bookshops Searching – please wait English Edition 1st ed. Want to Read saving….

In mainstream fantasy films, there is a lot of green-screen filming, and the result is an avowed fabrication, which can be very kitschy. It comes from a novel, and the novel is more interesting than the films like Harry Potter. There is thus a utilisation of old or not so old films, a very profound supposition that they contain their own history, and that montage will permit this latent content to emerge.

The Experience of a Gaze Held in Time: Interview with Jacques Aumont

For Godard, montage is the combination of two distinct visual elements, so you could say that his use of 3D is a form of Godardian montage. University of Western Australia Library. I was thinking exactly the same thing. This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Your own position seems to be rather different. The problem aesthetids the idea of theory is that, beyond its possible coherence or consistency, you have to have a scientific intention, and this is very rare among thinkers who are usually either filmmakers or critics.


Pasolini came closest, I believe, because he leant on an existing doctrine which was Peircean semiotics, but even he did not quite reach the end of his intuitions to construct a true theory in form. Jul 17, Veroncia Li rated it really liked it. Today, you use jacquss same software for both, such as Final Aessthetics Pro. Return to Book Page.

Would you say that this reflects a more general phenomenon: Cristina Tanov rated it it was amazing Oct 12, But digital probably does give rise to ways of thinking that are not the same. Paperbackpages. These 6 locations in New South Wales: I think this is the case with Pedro Costa, who is such a unique filmmaker.

I followed the post-production of a film recently, and what I noticed was less the changes in editing procedures as the changes in colour grading and sound mixing.

I noticed that I was obliged to explain things which have now become purely historical, whether it is Bazin, Vertov, Eisenstein or even Godard. Add a tag Cancel Be the first to add a tag for this edition. The University of Melbourne.

Aesthetics of Film by Jacques Aumont, Alain Bergala, Michel Marie

Narrative, Narration, and Diegesis. They have had abstract, conceptual intuitions, and this is very precious! The Classical Conception of Language.