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Film Studies Research Guide: Home

A guide to conducting research in Film Studies at Yale University, including key resources and crucial search strategies.

Film Analysis Guide: Film & Media Studies Program


About this Guide

This website provides a guide to conducting research in Film & Media Studies at Yale University, highlighting key resources and crucial search strategies. There are many special aspects to doing Film & Media Studies research, including:

  • important search terms
  • techniques for finding videos, reviews, and screenplays
  • cast and crew information

Most of the pages give examples that you can use as a model for searches, descriptions of the main resources, and tips on how to use databases.

Director, Yale Film Archive