History of Narrative Film

ISBN-10: 0393978680

ISBN-13: 9780393978681

Edition: 4th 2003

Authors: David A. Cook

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The fourth edition of this title offers substantial revisions, with new chapters and new illustrations. It provides updated filmographies of nearly all living directors mentioned in the book and new sections on films and cinematic traditions that have recently received scholarly attention.
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Book details

List price: $50.00
Edition: 4th
Copyright year: 2003
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company, Incorporated
Publication date: 12/5/2003
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 1120
Size: 8.00" wide x 10.00" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 4.444
Language: English

Preface to the Third Edition
A Note on Method
A Note on Supplementary Material
A Note on Dates, Titles, and Stills
International Expansion, 1907-1918
D. W. Griffith and the Development of Narrative Form
German Cinema of the Weimar Period, 1919-1929
Soviet Silent Cinema and the Theory of Montage, 1917-1931
Hollywood in the Twenties
The Coming of Sound and Color, 1926-1935
The Sound Film and the American Studio System
Europe in the Thirties
Orson Welles and the Modern Sound Film
Wartime and Postwar Cinema: Italy and the United States, 1940-1951
Hollywood, 1952-1965
The French New Wave and Its Native Context
New Cinemas in Britain and the English-Speaking Commonwealth
European Renaissance: West
European Renaissance: East
The Former Soviet Union, 1945-Present
Wind from the East: Japan, India, and China
Third World Cinema
Hollywood, 1965-present
Selective Bibliography for the Third Edition
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