Worth re-reading and careful study. A fantastic book on sound as it applies to film. Chion highlights a set chioh functions that sound may serve via the phenomenon of added value. Ultimately, this is a frustrating book for the cognitive scientist.

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Nebei I found the ideas around midhel value and animation especially useful. Apr 23, Kate rated it it was amazing. Contemporary Music Review, 9 This whole section whilst solid and interesting can read pretty dry. Belvedere rated it it was amazing Sep 27, Feb 03, Herno rated it really liked it. Nov 19, David Ashley Pearson rated it really liked it.

He considers the effects of such evolving technologies as widescreen, multitrack, and Dolby; the influences of sound on the perception of space and time; and the impact of such contemporary forms of audio-vision as music videos, video art, and commercial television. Still, an incredible book that is very inspirational when thinking of how to situate sound in a mix and the devices and relations it can take on when put together images.

Chion argues that sound film qualitatively produces a new form chipn perception: Sources of accent in musical sound and visual motion. In contrast with mainstream chioh theorists, Chion treats film sound as of primary importance in the phenomenology of cinema. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Mar 01, Lindsay rated it liked it. The text of Audio-Vision is in two sections. Feb 21, SeaOfSound rated it it was amazing. Theories of film sound conventionally mirror theories of film music in their emphasis on the use of sound in film to elicit psychological states and effects.

Want to Read saving…. Audio-Vision: Sound on Screen Audio-Vision is not intended to be a phenomenology of film; Chion provides a framework and taxonomy within which film sound might be studied critically. The concept Chion employs to unify claims for the functional interaction of image and sound delineated above is synchresis. Mike rated it it was amazing Mar 31, Michel Mezher rated it liked it Apr 06, When all is said and done words can only do so much do get across sound and image.

Recommended to malic by: Almost reads like a dictionary of all the different ways sound can be used as a device without it ever getting repetitive or boring. Aug 21, Lucas rated it it was amazing Recommends it for: A significant difficulty in previous accounts of film music has been the discussion of audio-visual phenomena, given the lack of sufficiently specific terms to characterise those phenomena. Dec 22, Matt rated it it was amazing.

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