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The film book : a complete guide to the world of film  Cover Image Book Book

The film book : a complete guide to the world of film

Bergan, Ronald (author.).

Summary

Summary: "The ultimate guide to movies, directors, and genres. Charts the history of cinema from its origins as a carnival sideshow to the latest CGI technology ; profiles 100 of the world's most influential directors, with a critical appraisal of their films ; examines more than 100 of the greatest movies ever made ; includes movie trivia, and "Top 10" and "What to watch" recommendations."--Back cover.

Item details

  • ISBN: 0744034590
  • ISBN: 9780744034592
  • Physical Description: 360 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
    print
  • Edition: American edition.
  • Publisher: New York : DK Publishing, 2021.

Contents / Notes

General Note: Includes index.
Originally published in 2011.
Formatted Contents Note: Introduction -- The story of film -- How movies are made -- Movie genres -- World film -- A-Z of directors -- Must-see movies.
Subject: Motion pictures
Motion pictures History
Motion picture producers and directors Criticism and interpretation
Genre: Motion pictures.

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