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History of Film

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ISBN-10: 050020277X

ISBN-13: 9780500202777

Edition: 1995

Authors: David Parkinson

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This book traces the development of film from its scientific origins through to cinema today, covering the key elements and players that have contributed to its artistic and technical development.
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Book details

List price: $16.95
Copyright year: 1995
Publisher: Thames & Hudson
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 264
Size: 6.00" wide x 8.50" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.100
Language: English

David Parkinson is a freelance film critic and historian, and theauthor of several books on the subject. He lives in London.

From Science to Cinema
The Foundations of Classical Hollywood
Film Art 1908-30
The Golden Age of Hollywood 1927-41
he Emergence of National Cinemas 1930-45
Facing Realities 1946-59
New Inspirations 1959-70
World Cinema since 1970
Epilogue: For Future Presentation ...
Select Bibliography
Illustration Credits
Film Index
General Index