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The Resource Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson

Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson

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Special effects : still in search of wonder
Title
Special effects
Title remainder
still in search of wonder
Statement of responsibility
Michele Pierson
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Designed to trick the eye and stimulate the imagination, special effects have changed the way we look at films and the worlds created in them. Computer-generated imagery (CGI), as seen in Hollywood blockbusters like Star Wars, Terminator 2, Jurassic Pa
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illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Film and culture
Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson
Label
Special effects : still in search of wonder, Michele Pierson
Link
http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.7312/pier12562
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-225) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Acknowledgments; Introduction: Special Effects and the Popular Media; 1. Magic, Science, Art: Before Cinema; Natural Magic; Science Fictions; Scientific American; Millennial Magic; 2. From Cult-Classicism to Technofuturism: Converging on Wired Magazine; The Limits of Convergence; Photon and Stop-Motion Animation; Corporate Futurism/Technofuturism; Home Production; 3. The Wonder Years and Beyond: 1989-1995; On Genre; Reinventing the Cinema of Attractions; Digital Art Effects; Retrofuture/Retrovision; 4. Crafting a Future for CGI; The Case of Editing; Disaster Strikes
  • An Aesthetics of ScarcityThe Public Life of Numbers; CONCLUSION: The Transnational Matrix of SF; Notes; Bibliography; Index
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Extent
1 online resource (231 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780231500807
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations.
Publisher number
EB00662144
Specific material designation
remote

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