British Film Institute
Most widely held works about British Film Institute
Most widely held works by British Film Institute
Sight and sound ( Serial )
in English and held by 1,131 libraries worldwide
The BFI companion to the western ( Book )
16 editions published between 1988 and 1996 in English and held by 887 libraries worldwide
Citizen Kane by Laura Mulvey ( Book )
6 editions published between 1992 and 2008 in English and held by 754 libraries worldwide
Home is where the heart is : studies in melodrama and the woman's film ( Book )
8 editions published between 1987 and 2002 in English and held by 718 libraries worldwide
In front of the children : screen entertainment and young audiences ( Book )
7 editions published between 1995 and 1997 in English and held by 658 libraries worldwide
A personal journey with Martin Scorsese through American movies by Martin Scorsese ( Book )
3 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 633 libraries worldwide
A look at American film from the silent movies to movies of the 1970s, including Duel in the Sun, The Bad and the Beautiful, The Searchers, Scarface, Intolerance, The Ten Commandments, A Star Is Born, Cat People, Barry Lyndon, Citizen Kane, Public Enemy, East of Eden, Shock Corridor, Faces, The Naked Spur, Bandwagon, and Force of Evil.
The films of Fritz Lang : allegories of vision and modernity by Tom Gunning ( Book )
4 editions published between 2000 and 2011 in English and held by 629 libraries worldwide
In this study Tom Gunning turns his attentions to the work of Fritz Lang, proposing new readings of the entire output of one of cinema's foremost directors.
A personal journey with Martin Scorsese through American movies ( Visual )
18 editions published between 1995 and 2004 in English and Multiple languages and held by 625 libraries worldwide
Featuring a wealth of extracts from famous and infamous American movies, Scorsese offers a provocative multifaceted portrait of Hollywood film directors as he charts a comprehensive course through the rich history of the American cinema.
Script girls : women screenwriters in Hollywood by Lizzie Francke ( Book )
4 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 590 libraries worldwide
All our yesterdays : 90 years of British cinema ( Book )
4 editions published between 1986 and 1992 in English and held by 573 libraries worldwide
The BFI companion to crime ( Book )
5 editions published in 1997 in English and held by 550 libraries worldwide
"A complete and detailed guide to crime on film: prison dramas, film noir, heist movies, juvenile delinquents, serial killers, bank robbers, and many other subgenres and motifs. The historical and social background to movie crime is covered by articles on the FBI, the Mafia, the Japanese yakuza, prohibition, boxing, union rackets, drugs, poisoning, prostitution, and many other topics."--Cover.
Singin' in the rain by Peter Wollen ( Book )
3 editions published in 1992 in English and held by 547 libraries worldwide
Realism and the cinema : a reader ( Book )
2 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 533 libraries worldwide
The television genre book ( Book )
8 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 523 libraries worldwide
As with film, genre is central to the industry and visual form that is television. This book provides an introduction to the subject's core debates, issues and concerns. Fully illustrated, it is accompanied by selected guides and bibliographies.
Hong Kong cinema : the extra dimensions by Stephen Teo ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2001 in English and held by 517 libraries worldwide
Dist. by Indiana University Press.
Film/genre by Rick Altman ( Book )
7 editions published between 1999 and 2006 in English and held by 512 libraries worldwide
Burning passions : an introduction to the study of silent cinema by Paolo Cherchi Usai ( Book )
4 editions published between 1994 and 2000 in English and held by 495 libraries worldwide
Blade runner by Scott Bukatman ( Book )
5 editions published between 1997 and 2003 in English and held by 491 libraries worldwide
The draughtsman's contract ( Visual )
13 editions published between 1982 and 2010 in English and held by 485 libraries worldwide
Mr. Neville, a young draughtsman, is persuaded to accept a very strange commission: 12 drawings of a country estate in exchange for money and sexual favours. This simple arrangement soon spirals out of control and Mr. Neville finds himself as the prime suspect in a bizarre murder mystery.
British television : an illustrated guide by Tise Vahimagi ( Book )
8 editions published between 1994 and 1996 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
Reference book, Co-pub. w/British Film Institute.
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