Gainsborough Pictures

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Pam Cook
Cassell, 1997 - Performing Arts - 214 pages
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An anthology establishing Gainsborough's pivotal position in British film culture. The studio is revealed as an important player in industry developments during the 20s, 30s and 40s. The text also examines areas such as music, design and cinematography and looks at the sgnificance of genres such as musical comedy, melodrama and comedy in the studio's output.

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About the author (1997)

Pam Cook lectures in Film at the University of East Anglia. She is editor of "The Cinema Book" and coeditor of "Women and Film: A Sight and Sound Reader".

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