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Film 200

An introductory study of the critical and technical language associated with the Film Studies discipline.

Purdue OWL

Examples of Film and Movie Citations

Films or Movies 

List films by their title. Include the name of the director, the film studio or distributor, and the release year. If relevant, list performer names after the director's name.

To emphasize specific performers or directors, begin the citation with the name of the desired performer or director, followed by the appropriate title for that person.

Common Questions Regarding Film Citations from the MLA Style Center

Citing a Screenplay from MLA Style Center

MLA 8 in the Library/Ask the MLA

MLA Easybib