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Author Sklar, Robert.

Title A world history of film / Robert Sklar.

Imprint New York : Harry N. Abrams, 2002.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 1st Floor    791.4309 SKL 2002    Staff Reported Missing
Edition Rev. and expanded ed.
Description 600 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm.
Note "This is a revised and expanded edition of Film: an international history of the medium, published in 1993 by Harry N. Abrams, Inc."--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 554-559) and index.
Filmography: p. 565-579.
Contents Cinema, society, and science -- Early cinema -- Film as art and industry -- The global spread of film -- Hollywood in the 1920s -- The cinemas of Europe -- Soviet cinema -- The transition to sound -- Hollywood genres -- Meeting Hollywood's challenge -- Documentary, propaganda, and politics -- Film and World War II -- Italian neorealism -- Hollywood's struggles -- Art cinema of Europe and Asia -- Hollywood in the 1950s -- The French new wave -- Cinema of liberation -- The new documentary -- American film : turmoil and transformation -- European films of the 1960s and 1970s -- Hollywood recovery -- The cinematic avant-garde -- The global advance of cinema -- English-language art cinema -- New European film -- World cinema -- American cinema : special effects and beyond.
Subject Motion pictures -- History.
Added Author Sklar, Robert. Film.
Added Title Film
ISBN 0810906066 : $75.00

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