The Columbia University Libraries http://www.columbia.edu/cu/lweb/ are a wealth of on and off-line resources for anyone studying the arts. In addition to the Film Language Glossary and the Subject Guides below, they also, through the Butler Media Center, have an extensive video and DVD film library as well as access to several extensive film and play databases.
Film Language Glossary
Film and Theatre Subject Guide
Fine Arts and Architecture Subject Guide
Butler Media Center
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