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Print & Media Resources: Film Studies

While there are plenty of books and other media that will enrich your understanding of film, the following titles are useful as starting points for research.

Cook, David A. (1981) A History of Narrative Film. New York: W. W. Norton.

Mast, Gerald (1986) A Short History of the Movies. 4th edition. New York: Macmillan.

Ray, Robert B. (1993) A Certain Tendency of the Hollywood Cinema, 1930-1980. Princeton: Princeton UP.

Sklar, Robert (1993) Film: An International History of the Medium. New York: Harry N. Abrams/Prentice Hall.