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A world history of film / Robert Sklar.

Sklar, Robert. (Author). Sklar, Robert. Film. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Newburgh Chandler PL - Downtown Newburgh 791.43 SKL (Text) 39206018916344 Oversized Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0810906066
  • ISBN: 0130340499
  • Physical Description: 600 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 30 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2002.

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General Note:
"This is a revised and expanded edition of Film: an international history of the medium, published in 1993 by Harry N. Abrams, Inc."
Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 554-559) and index.
Filmography: pages 565-579.
Formatted Contents Note:
Cinema, society, and science -- Early cinema -- Film as art and industry -- The global spread of film -- Hollywood in the 1920s -- The cinemas of Europe -- Soviet cinema -- The transition to sound -- Hollywood genres -- Meeting Hollywood's challenge -- Documentary, propaganda, and politics -- Film and World War II -- Italian neorealism -- Hollywood's struggles -- Art cinema of Europe and Asia -- Hollywood in the 1950s -- The French new wave -- Cinema of liberation -- The new documentary -- American film : turmoil and transformation -- European films of the 1960s and 1970s -- Hollywood recovery -- The cinematic avant-garde -- The global advance of cinema -- English-language art cinema -- New European film -- World cinema -- American cinema : special effects and beyond.
Subject: Motion pictures > History.

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