New Film Encyclopedia

The Libraries recently received the Schirmer Encyclopedia of Film. It is located in the Main Reference Collection at Ref PN 1993.45 .S35 2007. This 4 volume set covers such topics as production, national traditions, studios, genres, critical theory and film history. Approximately 200 entries cover specific topics, including acting, censorship, editing, lighting and others. There are over 230 career profiles and over 500 photographs in this encyclopedia which has entries ranging from “Academy Awards” to “Yugoslavia”.