Cinematic Philosophy by Tal S. Shamir

By Tal S. Shamir

In this e-book, Tal S. Shamir units out to spot cinema as a unique medium for philosophy and a major means of manifesting and constructing philosophical idea. the quantity provides a finished research of the character of philosophy’s potential—or, extra strongly placed, its need—to be manifested cinematically. Drawing at the fields of cinema, philosophy, and media stories, Cinematic Philosophy provides movie to the conventional checklist of the way during which philosophy may be created, focusing on the original capability of the cinematic medium to successfully recommend and create philosophy. within the method, the publication opens up leading edge horizons for brand new forms of wisdom and knowledge grounded in modern contexts and philosophical notion. Philosophy, top characterised because the love of knowledge, isn't depending on a selected medium nor completely located inside of written textual content or oral lectures. Shamir asserts that philosophy can, should still, and has to be manifested and pointed out in quite a number assorted platforms.

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