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Title:
A short history of film
Author:
Dixon, Wheeler W., 1950- author.
Edition:
Third edition.
Publication Information:
New Brunswick, New Jersey : Rutgers University Press, [2018]

©2018
Physical Description:
xxxviii, 465 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations, portraits (some color) ; 26 cm
Summary:
"With more than 250 images, new information on international cinema- especially Polish, Chinese, Russian, Canadian, and Iranian filmmakers- an expanded section on African-American filmmakers, updated discussions of new works by major American directors, and a new section on the rise of comic book movies and computer generated special effects..." - Back cover.
General Note:
Includes glossary of film terms.
Language:
English
Contents:
Timeline 1832-2017 -- The invention of the movies -- The birth of an American industry -- World cinema : the silent era -- The Hollywood studio system in the 1930s and 1940s -- International cinema through World War II -- Postwar challenges to the movies -- World cinema in the 1950s -- The 1960s explosion -- World cinema 1970 to the present -- The new Hollywood.
ISBN:
9780813595122

9780813595139
Format :
Book

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