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Movies: From the Silent Classics of the Silver Screen to the Digital and 3-D Era
Edited by Philip Kemp
About This Book
Prolifically illustrated, this is the perfect introduction to the history of film for students and budding cinephiles alike. This extensive yet accessible book traces the evolution of cinema, from the great silver screen-classics through postwar movements from film noir to nouvelle vague, and up to the present day with the emerging commercial success of 3-D.
About the Author
Philip Kemp is a freelance film reviewer and cinema historian who contributes to Sight and Sound, Total Film, and DVD Review. He teaches film journalism at Leicester and Middlesex universities in England and is the author of Lethal Innocence: The Cinema of Alexander Mackendrick.