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Knopf, May 5, 1992 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 62 pages
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Full-color photos. Here's a behind-the-scenes look at the history and technology of movies--how sets are built, how stunts are performed, how cartoons and special effects are created, and how films are edited and publicized before release. The "multiple visuals are eye-catching, impressive, and accurate."--School Library Journal.

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User Review  - cjohn64 - LibraryThing

Eyewitness has always been a great source of general knowledge on a subject. This books subject being film is no exception to Eyewitnessí history of their books. The book covers film from its history ... Read full review

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User Review  - rosesaurora - LibraryThing

Even though this book is twenty years outdated it is still filled with the history and origins of film. Starting over a millennium ago in China and advancing through the mutoscope, 35 mm film ... Read full review

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