An annotated bibliography of more than 1,200 film audience research studies. Includes an essay entitled 'The Motion Picture Audience: A Neglected Aspect of Film Research' that introduces the reader to the subject of film audience research.
Anyone who wants to teach someone else how to effectively put together bibliographic research will find this a prime example of how to do it professionally. American Reference Books Annual Austin has...carved out an expertise in this area and turned the focus of film research around 180 degrees to cast some light on who watches movies. Film Quarterly