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The Art of Film Production

Buchanan, John

Published by Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, London, 1936
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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First edition. red cloth stamped in gilt, 99pps. plus 32 pps. of ads; illustrated with photo plates. An important vintage exploration of film making by the respected and widely published British film producer, known for his impressionist technique. Chapters include: an introduction to film production in England, Russia and the Continent; history and development of motion pictures; characteristics of film and the effects and limitation s of sound; choosing a subject; creative direction; news reels; loction filming and screen magazine production. The 15 photo plates include portraits of Garbo, Laughton and a scene from Chaplin's "Modern Times", etc. Very god, spine sunned. No jacket. Bookseller Inventory # D5167

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Title: The Art of Film Production

Publisher: Sir Isaac Pitman & Sons, London

Publication Date: 1936

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: First Edition.

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