Book description:Genre: Culture
1st ed. of "Audio-Vision: Sound on Screen".
ISBN 13: 9780231078986
Number of pages: 216
In Audio-Vision: Sound on Screen, French critic and composer Michel Chion reassesses audiovisual media since the revolutionary 1927 debut of recorded sound in cinema, shedding crucial light on the mutual relationship between sound and image in audiovisual perception.Chion argues that sound film qualitatively produces a new form of perception: we dont see images and hear