Silent cinema

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B.T. Batsford, 1997 - Performing Arts - 192 pages
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Finler looks at the advent of the film industry world-wide, including information on major genres, studios, stars and directors as well as providing an outstanding collection of images from the early days of cinema.

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Contents

Jules Verne ln the words of Lewis
7
Chapter Two 19061915 The Europeans Lead the Way
37
Chapter Three 19151929 Sweden and Germany A New Quality of Cinema
63
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About the author (1997)

Joel W. Finler is the author of numerous books about cinema including "The Movie Directors Story" and "All Time Movie Favourites" and several on directors such as Alfred Hitchcock. He is also a picture archivist.

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