Film, Philosophy, and Reality



Film, Philosophy, and Reality Film, Philosophy, and Reality Ancient Greece to Godard is an original contribution to film philosophy that shows how thinking about movies can lead us into a richer appreciation and understanding of both reality and the nature of human experience Focused on the question of the relationship between how things seem to us and how they really are, it is at once an introduction to philosophy through film and an introduction to film through philosophy.The book is divided into three parts The first is an introduction to philosophy and film, designed for the reader with little background in one or the other subject The second examines the philosophical importance of the distinction between appearance and reality, and shows that reflection upon this distinction is naturally provoked by the experience of watching movies The final part takes a close and careful look at the style and techniques of Jean Luc Godard s groundbreaking film Breathless in order to illustrate how such themes can be explored cinematicallyThe book addresses topics such as Film what it is and how to understand itThe methods and concerns of philosophyThe nature of cinematic appearancesThe history of metaphysicsThe relationship between cinema and lifeThe philosophical relevance of film techniquesWith a glossary of key thinkers, terms, and concepts, as well as sections on suggested films and further reading, this textbook will appeal to lecturers and students in undergraduate philosophy and film courses, and in courses focused on Philosophy of Film, Philosophy and Film, or Film Philosophy. New Read [ Film, Philosophy, and Reality ] Author [ Nathan Andersen ] For Kindle ePUB or eBook – bluevapours.co.uk

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  • Hardcover
  • 272 pages
  • Film, Philosophy, and Reality
  • Nathan Andersen
  • 09 June 2017
  • 0415742110

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