Film Criticism

Fedorov, A. Film Criticism. Мoscow: ICO “Information for All”. 2015. 382 P.

382 Pages Posted: 22 Jan 2020

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Alexander Fedorov

Rostov State Univesity of Econimics; Taganrog State Pedagogical Institute

Date Written: June 30, 2015


Modern screen art over its success to the use of folklore, myth, synthesis of the natural and supernatural, and a consistent orientation toward the most popular plot schemes. Their metaphorical appeal is not to the rational but to the emotional. Through identification with the magic power of heroes and standardization of ideas, situations, characters and so on In compensation for dreams not realized in life, there are illusions - happy endings. In movies, TV shows, and music videos’ rhythmic organization, viewers’ feelings are influenced as much by the order of changing shots as by the content of productions.

Keywords: Film Criticism, Film Studies, Media Literacy, Media Education, Media Studies, Film Education, Students, Cinema, Film, Mass Media, Study and Teaching

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Fedorov, Alexander, Film Criticism (June 30, 2015). Fedorov, A. Film Criticism. Мoscow: ICO “Information for All”. 2015. 382 P. . Available at SSRN:

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