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Film: Reference Sources

Annuals, Encyclopedias, and Review Sources

 

The Film Encyclopedia

This is a comprehensive one-volume encyclopedia of film. Containing more than 7,000 entries on directors, actors, studios, film genres and more, it is a valuable resource for all students, critics, and fans of film.

Call Number:
Ref PN 1993.45 K34 1994

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Film Review Annual           

This multi-volume set compiles thousands of film reviews. Selected reviews from 1982 to 2002 are taken from a broad range of periodicals and are presented in their entirety. The annual also includes a selection on award-winning films of the year.

Call Number:
Ref PN 1995 F46

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Magill's Cinema Annual

This multi-volume reference source provides a variety of articles about cinema and contains reviews of a given year’s films. Arranged by year, articles on films include a plot summary, notes on directing, acting, screen writing, and cinematography.

Call Number:
Ref PN 1993.45 M33

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor

 

Magill’s Survey of Cinema

Arranged in three separate volumes: Foreign Language Films, English Language Films, and Silent Films. Each entry includes a list of characters, actors, a plot summary and a list of additional reviews.

Call Number:
Ref PN1995 M3
Ref PN1993.45 M34 1986
Ref PN1995.75 M33 1982

Location:
Gleeson Reference Room, 1st Floor