Category Film theory

 

Film theory seeks to develop concise, systematic concepts that apply to the study of film/cinema as art.

 

Subcategories

This category has the following 14 subcategories, out of 14 total.

 

 C

Concepts in film theory

 

F

Film and video technology

Film and video terminology

Film criticism

Film editing

Film styles

Film theorists

Filmmaking

 

 G

Film genres

 

H

History of film

 

M

Magic realism

Movements in cinema

 

N

Narratology

 

W

Works of film theory

 

Film educators

Film schools

Film studies journals

New Wave

 

Pages in category "Film theory"

The following 53 pages are in this category, out of 53 total.

 

Film theory

 

 A

  Apparatus theory

  Archaic mother

  Art film

  Auteur theory

 

C

  Stanley Cavell

  Cinéma pur

  Cinesexuality

  Composite film

 

D

  Diegesis

  Distancing effect

  Documentary practice

 

E

  Ethnocinema

  European art cinema

 

F

  Film analysis

  Film editing

  Film genre

  Film semiotics

  Formalist film theory

 

G

  German Expressionism

 

H

  History of film

 

I

  Institutional mode of representation

  Interpretations of 2001: A Space Odyssey

  Inverse Cost and Quality Law

  Invisible auditor

 

K

  Kineikonic Mode

 

M

  Male gaze

  Marxist film theory

  Mise-en-scène

  Stephen Mulhall

  Musivisual language

 

N

  Narrativity

  National cinema

  New Queer Cinema

  Non-narrative film

 

O

  Open Form

 

P

  Philosophy of film

  Philosophy of language film analysis

  Psychoanalytical film theory

  Psychology of film

 

S

  Schreiber theory

  Scopophilia

  Sex in film

  South Seas (genre)

  Soviet montage theory

  Structuralist film theory

 

T

  Thematic elements

  Transnational cinema

 

U

  Unreliable narrator

 

V

  Visual ethics

  Visual music

  Vulgar auteurism

 

W

  Woman's film

 

French New Wave

Iranian New Wave