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Free Download Early American Cinema PDF

Scarecrow Press

English - 316 pages - ISBN-10: 0810827220 - ISBN-13: 9780810827226

2/5 by 21 votes


A completely revised and rewritten new edition of the pioneering film book first published in 1970, Early American Cinema, New and Revised Edition provides a concise history of the American motion picture industry before 1920, documenting the work of the early production companies, releasing organizations, filmmakers, and performers, and will serve both as a textbook and a reference source. Chapters cover pre-cinema, the Motion Picture Patents Company, independent filmmaking, the birth of the feature film, Thomas H. Ince, D.W. Griffith, sound and music, the star system, the role of women, new technologies, genres, and the languge, business, and art of the film. The book includes suggestions for further reading, together wiht a general bibliography, and lengthy bibliographies on Ince and Griffith.

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Could not let the book down Sure not a literary master piece, but as one of the reviewers stated, it will keep you turning the pages.

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