Cover image for The documentary tradition
Title:
The documentary tradition
Author:
Jacobs, Lewis, compiler.
Personal Author:
Edition:
Second edition.
Publication Information:
New York : W. W. Norton, [1979]

©1979
Physical Description:
594 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
General Note:
Includes index.
Language:
English
ISBN:
9780393950427
Format :
Book

On Order

Summary

Summary

The second edition traces the development of the genre from the 1920s to the 1970s. The section on the documentaries of the 1970s is introduced by his own survey of the filmmaking of the period, "From Political Activism to Women's Consciousness," and accompanied by a selected list of documentaries of the 1970s together with photographs from a number of these films. The bibliography of works on documentary films and filmmakers has been expanded.


Google Preview