Filmish: a graphic journey through film by Edward Ross

This engaging and informative book by Edinburgh-based cartoonist, Edward Ross takes the reader through the history of cinema and movies using comic strips to convey the message.

Each chapter covers a particular theme ranging from the body through to sets and architecture and ideas are often shown through the eyes of the author. There is a very detailed end note section that explains the illustrations and quotations used in the text. If you would like to borrow it the call number is 791.4309/ROSS and it’s currently on display in the DCE Library alongside many other fascinating new books.

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