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Introduction

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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...‘Everybody loves the movies’: it is an easy assumption to make, but in the century since the first film programmes were presented to a paying public, its veracity has been demonstrated all over the world. Film as a medium...

The Culture of Film Viewing

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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...How important is social context in terms of film viewing? This chapter considers how the actual watching of films has changed over time and finishes with a consideration of viewing culture in a digital environment.The French watch films...

How Do Audiences Read Films?

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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... University of Wisconsin Press). Stella Bruzzi (1997), Undressing Cinema: Clothing and Identity in the Movies (London: Routledge). Gill Branston and Roy Stafford (2006), The Media Student’s Book (4th edition) (London: Routledge). Edward...

Distribution, Exhibition and Critical Commentary

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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... the business practices of media industries (see Branston and Stafford, 2006, 239-41). ‘Independent’ really means ‘not the majors’. In the film industry, any organisation that is not directly controlled by one of the six Hollywood majors...

The Attraction of Stars and Genres

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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...Using two detailed case studies in a similar way to Chapter 1, this chapter explores the importance of stars and genres in attracting audiences to specific films.Once film studies had begun to focus on genre as a useful critical tool...

Agenda Setting

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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... of California Press). Gill Branston and Roy Stafford (2006), The Media Student’s Book (4th edition) (London: Routledge). Malcolm Gladwell (2002), The Tipping Point: How Little Things Can Make a Big Difference (London: Abacus). Matt Hills (2005),...

Researching Audiences and the Film Market

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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...This is a practical and descriptive chapter offering resources that could be used in student research projects. It also provides information to support work in other chapters, including the case studies in Chapters 3 and 4.Film studies...

How the Film Industry Perceives Audiences

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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... to the Teen Exploitation Film, 1954–1969 (New York: St Martin’s Press). Rachel K Bosley (2006), ‘An Angry Young Man’, American Cinematographer, March. Gill Branston and Roy Stafford (2006), The Media Student’s Book, 4th edn, (London:...

Theorising Audience Behaviour

Roy Stafford

Roy Stafford is a freelance lecturer and writer based in West Yorkshire, working in film education with independent cinemas. He is co-author, with Gill Branston, of The Media Student's Book (Routledge, 4th edition 2006) and has produced a wide range of film materials for teachers and students. Author affiliation details are correct at time of print publication.

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Understanding Audiences and the Film Industry

British Film Institute, 2007

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...Work on audiences is derived from the social sciences – sociology, anthropology, ethnography, psychology etc. It is more comfortably situated in media studies and cultural studies than film studies for this reason. This chapter explores how...

The Future of Editing and Technological Change

British Film Editors : “The Heart of the Movie”

British Film Institute, 2014

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... in the practice of picture and sound editing’ (Stafford, 1995, p. 1). Tariq Anwar in 2003, editing Sylvia on a Lightworks non-linear system If the impact of new technology was of concern to broadcast television professionals who had already...