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In this film theory piece, we discuss auteur theory, the film theory that states the director is the supreme reigning artist of their work.

Book Adaptations And The Fidelity Argument

Last month it was announced that Kirsten Dunst, in her directorial debut, will be directing Dakota Fanning in an adaptation of Sylvia Plath’s The

Shawshank Redemption mise-en-scène

This is the second and last part of "What Is Mise-en-scène". Find part one (dealing with mise-en-scène of setting, costume and objects) here! Cinematography If

The Dressmaker Mise-en-scène

Mise-en-scène is one of the great terms used in film criticism. It is also the most basic and is usually the first thing you'll learn

Lost in Translation

This is the second and final part of our What Is Film Analysis article. Find the first part, on Narrative and Character, here. Production The giveaway


Film analysis, as far as I can tell, isn't conducted any more in mainstream film criticism. That's because these days anyone can write about film,

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