Encyclopedia of Early Cinema
Taylor & Francis, Aug 1, 2004 - Performing Arts - 704 pages
This encyclopedia presents a wealth of information on early cinema history, with coverage of the techniques and equipment of film production, profiles of the pioneering directors and producers, analysis of individual films and the rapid growth of distinct film genres, and the emergence of something the world had never seen before - the movie star.
A perfect companion for any student of early cinema and film studies.
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For the purposes of this work, "early" cinema is defined as the period from the mid-1890s to the 1910s, although some entries cover earlier and later years. The scope is international, with some ... Read full review