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The History of Film
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Nicholas Croce
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-07-15 - Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

This comprehensive guide offers cinema enthusiasts everything they need to know about the history of film. The book covers the film industry’s most epic periods, including the early years of film starting in the 1830s, the silent years in the first quarter of the twentieth century, the pre–World War II
History of Film
Language: en
Pages: 112
Authors: M. M. Eboch
Categories: Juvenile Nonfiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2015-01-01 - Publisher: ABDO

This title examines film's origins at the turn of the twentieth century, the ways and styles in which it has expanded and changed, and how it has grown into such an integral part of Western culture. Special features include a timeline, Art Spotlights, infographics, and fact bubbles. Aligned to Common
A Short History of Film
Language: en
Pages: 492
Authors: Wheeler Winston Dixon, Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-03-01 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

The history of international cinema is now available in a concise, conveniently sized, and affordable volume. Succinct yet comprehensive, A Short History of Film provides an accessible overview of the major movements, directors, studios, and genres from the 1880s to the present. More than 250 rare stills and illustrations accompany
A Short History of Film, Third Edition
Language: en
Pages: 524
Authors: Wheeler Winston Dixon, Gwendolyn Audrey Foster
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-03-30 - Publisher: Rutgers University Press

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, this is the
A History of Film
Language: en
Pages: 494
Authors: Virginia Wright Wexman
Categories: Performing Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006 - Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

Substantially revised for this edition, "A History of Film" is a comprehensive international survey of film from its beginnings to the present. This text highlights the contributions of major film-producing countries, significant filmmakers, and their films within social, artistic, economic, and technological contexts. This Sixth Edition incorporates major revisions designed