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The Resource Picturing Tolkien : essays on Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings film trilogy, edited by Janice M. Bogstad and Philip E. Kaveny

Picturing Tolkien : essays on Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings film trilogy, edited by Janice M. Bogstad and Philip E. Kaveny

Label
Picturing Tolkien : essays on Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings film trilogy
Title
Picturing Tolkien
Title remainder
essays on Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings film trilogy
Statement of responsibility
edited by Janice M. Bogstad and Philip E. Kaveny
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This collection of essays offers a consensus of director Peter Jackson's successful adaptations of J.R.R. Tolkien's Lord of the Rings trilogy. Part One compares and contrasts the organizational principles of the books and films. Part Two focuses on the methods used to transform the characters and settings of Tolkien's narrative into the personalities and places visualized on screen"--Provided by publisher
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
791.43/75
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1995.9.L58
LC item number
P53 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1950-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Bogstad, Janice M.
  • Kaveny, Philip E
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Jackson, Peter
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • Lord of the Rings films
  • Jackson, Peter
  • Tolkien, J. R. R.
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • PERFORMING ARTS
  • Lord of the Rings films
Label
Picturing Tolkien : essays on Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings film trilogy, edited by Janice M. Bogstad and Philip E. Kaveny
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Techniques of story and structure. Gollum talks to himself: problems and solutions in Peter Jackson's film adaptation of the Lord of the rings / Kristin Thompson -- Sometimes one word is worth a thousand pictures / Verlyn Flieger -- Kinds of absence: elision and exclusion in Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings / John D. Rateliff -- Tolkien's resistance to linearity: narrating The lord of the rings in fiction and film / E.L. Risden -- Filming folklore: adapting fantasy for the big screen through Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings / Dimitra Fimi -- Making the connection on page and screen in Tolkien's and Jackson's The lord of the rings / Yvette Kisor -- "It's alive!": Tolkien's monster on the screen / Sharin Schroeder -- The materiel of "Middle-Earth": arms and armor in Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings motion picture trilogy / Robert C. Woosnam-Savage -- Techniques of character and culture. Into the west: far green country or shadow on the waters? / Judy Ann Ford and Robin Anne Reid -- Frodo lives but gollum redeems the blood of kings / Philip E. Kaveny -- The grey pilgrim: Gandalf and the challenges of characterization in "Middle-earth" / Brian D. Walter -- Jackson's Aragorn and the American superhero monomyth / Janet Brennan Croft -- Neither the shadow nor the twilight: the love story of Aragorn and Arwen in literature and film / Richard C. West -- Concerning horses: establishing cultural settings from Tolkien to Jackson / Janice M. Bogstad -- The rohirrim, the Anglo-Saxons, and the problem of ambiguity and reference in Tolkien's books and Jackson's films / Michael D.C. Drout -- Filming the numinous: the fate of Lothlorien in Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings / Joseph Ricke and Catherine Barnett
Control code
756864656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786484737
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)756864656
Label
Picturing Tolkien : essays on Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings film trilogy, edited by Janice M. Bogstad and Philip E. Kaveny
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Techniques of story and structure. Gollum talks to himself: problems and solutions in Peter Jackson's film adaptation of the Lord of the rings / Kristin Thompson -- Sometimes one word is worth a thousand pictures / Verlyn Flieger -- Kinds of absence: elision and exclusion in Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings / John D. Rateliff -- Tolkien's resistance to linearity: narrating The lord of the rings in fiction and film / E.L. Risden -- Filming folklore: adapting fantasy for the big screen through Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings / Dimitra Fimi -- Making the connection on page and screen in Tolkien's and Jackson's The lord of the rings / Yvette Kisor -- "It's alive!": Tolkien's monster on the screen / Sharin Schroeder -- The materiel of "Middle-Earth": arms and armor in Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings motion picture trilogy / Robert C. Woosnam-Savage -- Techniques of character and culture. Into the west: far green country or shadow on the waters? / Judy Ann Ford and Robin Anne Reid -- Frodo lives but gollum redeems the blood of kings / Philip E. Kaveny -- The grey pilgrim: Gandalf and the challenges of characterization in "Middle-earth" / Brian D. Walter -- Jackson's Aragorn and the American superhero monomyth / Janet Brennan Croft -- Neither the shadow nor the twilight: the love story of Aragorn and Arwen in literature and film / Richard C. West -- Concerning horses: establishing cultural settings from Tolkien to Jackson / Janice M. Bogstad -- The rohirrim, the Anglo-Saxons, and the problem of ambiguity and reference in Tolkien's books and Jackson's films / Michael D.C. Drout -- Filming the numinous: the fate of Lothlorien in Peter Jackson's The lord of the rings / Joseph Ricke and Catherine Barnett
Control code
756864656
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (viii, 301 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780786484737
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)756864656

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