Answered By: Jennifer Harris
Last Updated: Jun 15, 2017     Views: 120

Film/Motion Picture

The basic format for citing a motion picture in APA style is:

Producer, P. P. (Producer), & Director, D. D. (Director). (Date of Publication). Title of motion picture [Motion Picture]. Country of origin: Studio or distributor.

For example (don't forget to indent the second and subsequent lines):

Green, N. E. (Producer), & Bloom, A. D. (Director). (1999). It came from under the sink [Motion Picture]. United States: Paramount Pictures.

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For further help please contact the Wolak Learning Center at 603.645.9606 (UC Students) and Online Writing Center at 866.721.1662 (Online/COCE Students) for assistance with citing images in APA Style.

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This information is intended to be a guideline, not expert advice. Please be sure to speak to your professor about the appropriate way to cite a motion picture in your class assignments and projects.

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