The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces: by Interiors

The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces by Interiors​ is an academic, graphic exploration of architectural spaces in cinema that provides a new perspective on the relationship between architecture and film. Combining critical essays with original architectural floor plan drawings, the book discusses production design in key films from the twentieth and twenty-first centuries, including ​The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari,​ ​Rope,​ ​Lemépris​, P​laytime​, ​2001: A Space Odyssey,​ ​Home Alone​, Panic Room​, A​ Single Man​, ​Her​and ​Columbus.​

Each chapter is accompanied by an original floor plan of a key scene, bridging the gap between film criticism and architectural practice. The book, written by the editors of the critically acclaimed online journal ​Interiors​, will appeal to both film and architecture communities, and everyone in between. A must-read for fans and scholars alike, this volume prompts us to consider the spaces our favorite characters occupy and to listen to the stories those spaces can tell.

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    The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces: by Interiors
  • Author

    Mehruss Jon Ahi; Armen Karaoghlanian
  • Publisher

    Intellect Books
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The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces: by Interiors

Cite: "The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces: by Interiors" 19 Mar 2020. ArchDaily. Accessed . <> ISSN 0719-8884

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