An Evening's Entertainment: The Age of the Silent Feature Picture, 1915-1928, Volume 3
Scribner, 1990 - Performing Arts - 395 pages
V. 1. The emergence of cinema : the American screen to 1907 / Charles Musser -- v. 2. The transformation of cinema, 1907-1915 / Eileen Bowser -- v. 3. An evening's entertainment : the age of the silent feature picture, 1915-1928 / Richard Koszarski -- v. 4. The talkies : American cinema's transition to sound, 1926-1931 / Donald Crafton -- v. 5. Grand design : Hollywood as a modern business enterprise, 1930-1939 / Tino Balio -- v. 6. Boom and bust : the American cinema in the 1940s / Thomas Schatz -- v. 7. Transforming the screen, 1950-1959 / Peter Lev -- v. 8. The sixties, 1960-1969 / Paul Monaco -- v. 9. Lost illusions : American cinema in the shadow of Watergate and Vietnam, 1970-1979 / David A. Cook -- v. 10. A new pot of gold : Hollywood under the electronic rainbow, 1980-1989 / Stephen Prince.
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The Age of the Silent Feature Picture, 1915-1928. The fact that orthochromatic
negative stock was insensitive to the red end of the spectrum created many
photographic problems. With red and yellow registering as black, and blue as
Maurice Tourneur's film A Girl's Folly (1917) offers a revealing example of the
studio techniques of stills photographers in this period. 25. Brownlow, The
Parade's Gone By . . . , p. 213 (Universal); Gregory, Motion Picture Photography.
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Condensed Course in Motion Picture Photography. New York: New York Institute
of Photography, 192o. . Motion Picture Photography. 2d ed. Edited by Herbert C.
McKay. New York: Falk, 1927- Griffith, Linda Arvidson. When the Movies Were ...
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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
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