The aesthetics and psychology of the cinema
Publication Year: 1997
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Place of Publication: Bloomington
Source ID: shanti-sources-21952
Zotero Collections: Contemplation by Applied Subject, Psychology and Contemplation, Science and Contemplation
Abstract: Mitry was driven to explain the "why," "what if," and "how come" experiences that resulted after the "wow" experience in cinema. His theory uses psychology and phenomenology to understand how cinema can elevate the viewer from the everyday world.