Horror Film Aesthetics: The Visual Language of Fear Horror Book Review
Featured Book Review: Darkbound
Author : Michaelbrent Collings
Darkbound is an amazing book. Michaelbrent Collings outdid himself with this book. It is not at all what I thought it would be. I took three nights to finish this book because I stayed up way past my bedtime. Darkbound was so suspenseful that I just kept on reading to…
Horror books Review
A practical ‘how to’ guide for horror filmmakers, this book analyzes how cinematic tools such as acting, makeup, costuming, set decor, framing, cinematography, lighting, editing, and sound are used to create horror on screen. The guide explores aesthetic and creative considerations in conveying fear, suspense, and dread by examining scenes from popular genre films. Filmmakers will learn practical applications of cinematic tools to effectively unnerve, shock, and entertain audiences. Horror fans, in turn, can find a deeper appreciation of the films’ ability to frighten.
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