Filmish: A Graphic Journey Through Film

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    Edinburgh-based cartoonist Edward Ross uses comics to illuminate the ideas behind our favourite films. In Filmish, Ross's cartoon alter-ego guides readers through the annals of cinematic history, introducing us to some of the strange and fascinating concepts at work in the movies. Each chapter focuses on a particular theme - the body, architecture, language - and explores an eclectic mix of cinematic triumphs, from A Trip to the Moon to Aliens. Sitting within the tradition of bestselling non-fiction graphic novels like Scott McCloud's Understanding Comics and the Introducing...series, Filmish tackles serious issues - sexuality, race, censorship, propaganda - with authority and wit, throwing new light on some of the greatest films ever made.

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    Number of Pages: 192
    Format(s): Paperback - ISBN: 9781910593035
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    Listed in: Films, cinema, True stories & non-fiction
    Publisher: SelfMadeHero

    Books by Edward Ross

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    RRP: £14.99

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