French 381E French & Francophone Film

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Other MLA Citations

There are a number of online sites that have information on works cited and in-text citations in MLA.  They are listed here.

Citing Films in MLA

The MLA Style Center has formatting options for films/dvds.

Citing DVDs

Example: 

Truffaut, Francois, director. Le Dernier Metro. 1980. Performance by Gerard Depardieu,
       Catherine Deneuve and Jean Poiret, MK2 Productions, 1999.

 

Citing via a Streaming Service

Varda, Agnes, director. Le Bonheur. 1965. Performance by Drouot, Jean-Claude, Drouot,
     Clair and Marie-France Boyer, Parc Film. Kanopy
     https://binghamton.kanopy.com/video/le-bonheur.
 

The Official Guide

For the most complete information, consult one of the following, available at the Reference Desks or in the Reference area of any of the three libraries:

  • MLA Handbook,
    LB 2369 .G53 2016 (8th ed)
     
  • MLA Style Manual and Guide to Scholarly Publishing,
    PN 147 .N28 2008

 

Academic Honesty

It is very important that you cite your sources, whether it is a film, streaming video, book, article, etc.  For a discussion of the why's and hows of academic honesty this page will have a further explanation.

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