An evening's entertainment: the age of the silent feature picture, 1915-1928
The 10-volume, illustrated series considers the film industry from its early roots in the 19th century right up to 1990. It examines the development of film and the film industry, analyzing both the genres, themes and technology that defined each decade a
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Newsreels "Did you boys ever see a moving picture newspaper?" the
photographer went on. "Do you mean one telling the business, and giving news
and printing advertisements of shows?" inquired Joe. "Not exactly. I mean a
series of ...
Newsreel editors met this problem by keeping a core group of cameramen on
staff in various cities for regular assignments — beauty pageants, parades, road
races — and supplementing their footage with material supplied by as many as ...
Table 6.1 Newsreel Market, 1925-1928 Source: Howard T. Lewis, The Motion
Picture Industry (New York: Van Nostrand, 1933). p. 133. time. Jack Cohn had
footage taken of a New York City subway explosion at 8:30 a.m. developed and ...
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These are the initial three volumes in a projected ten-volume series, scheduled for completion in 1993, which explores American cinema through the 1980s. Musser, who teaches film studies at NYU and ... Read full review