35 MM Camera
ARNOLD & RICHTER, 35 MM Film camera mounted on a dolly Arriflex IIC. 1962 ©Kathleen Cohen
Online background information
Background resources - Books & eBooks
Dictionary of Film Terms
Call Number: REF PN 1993.45 .B33 2006
Standard definitions of essential terms of film analysis and production, with a special focus on the aesthetics of film making. Covers techniques, genres, styles and theoretical concepts.
Cinema Studies: the key concepts
Call Number: REF PN 1993.45 .H36 2000
Another good resource for definitions of key genres, movements, theories and production terms. Also includes a bibliography of essential writings in cinema studies.
International Directory of Films and Filmmakers
Publication Date: 2004-02-01
Provides thorough coverage of films and filmmakers, including legendary films, actors and actresses, directors, writers and other production artists.