Do I need to cite a movie if I'm explaining scenes throughout my paper?
Yes, you need to cite a movie anytime you use quotes or ideas expressed by the film. Visit the APA Help guide to see an example of how to cite a movie. Click on the References and In-text Citation Examples tab, then click on Other and see Film/TV.
Film / Motion Picture
Richter, J. (Producer), & Hausmann, J. (Director). (1985). Cezanne: The man and the mountain [Motion picture]. United States: Home Vision.
Paraphrase: (Richter & Hausmann, 1985). Quotation: (Richter & Hausmann, 1985, <DVD track title>)
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