Film and Television Literature Full Text covers the topics of cinematography, film and television theory, preservation and restoration, production, reviews, technical aspects, and screenwriting. This resource includes over 160 full-text film and television journals, international periodicals, monographs, yearbooks, and conference papers.
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Millions of citations from journals and books on literature, language and linguistics, folklore, film, literary theory & criticism, dramatic arts, as well as the historical aspects of printing and publishing. Listings on rhetoric and composition and the history, theory and practice of teaching language and literature are also included. Indexing coverage begins in the 1920s.
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Name of play
Alternate spellings/name of play
Other things to consider:
Combine the above elements with the appropriate logic operator
Are there multiple ways to describe a play? playwright? etc.
Be cautious how you truncate a search term, you could retrieve irrelevant results.