“The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces” by Mehruss Jon Ahi and Armen Karaoghlanian of Interiors. Photo courtesy of Interiors.
Craving more inspiring books about architectural film studies? Eager to learn more about the ever-intriguing relationship between architecture and film? Don’t miss out on “The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces”, the latest volume by Mehruss Jon Ahi and Armen Karaoghlanian, the editors of online journal Interiors. Thanks to the book’s publisher Intellect Books, Archinect is giving away five copies of the book to our readers!
This 96-page book takes an academic, graphic approach to film studies, combining critical essays with original architectural floor plan drawings detailing the production design of iconic 20th and 21st century films like “The Cabinet of Dr. Caligari”, “Rope”, “Le mépris”, “Playtime”, “2001: A Space Odyssey”, “Home Alone”, “Panic Room”, “A Single Man”, “Her”, and “Columbus”. Each chapter features an original floor plan of a key scene in each film.
Whether for scholarly research or just for fun, this page-turner inspires us to pay closer attention to the stories these cinematic spaces tell.
Want a chance to win a copy of “The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces”? Fill out this survey by the deadline on Friday, August 21st, 6 p.m. PST. Five copies of the book are available to win. Winners will be announced in the comment section below. This giveaway is open to U.S.-based entrants only. Good luck!
“The Architecture of Cinematic Spaces by Interiors”. Courtesy of Interiors.