Black and White Cinema : A Short History.

Black and White Cinema is the first study to consider black-and-white film as an art form in its own right, providing a comprehensive and global overview of the era when it flourished, from the 1900s to the 1960s. Including over forty stills that give us a unique glimpse behind the scenes, Wheeler W...

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Author / Creator: Dixon, Wheeler Winston.
Format: eBook Electronic
Language:English
Imprint: New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 2015.
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505 0 |a Intro -- Title -- Copyright -- Dedication -- Epigraphs -- Contents -- Illustrations -- Acknowledgments -- Prologue -- 1. Origins -- 2. The 1930s. Escapism and Reality -- 3. The 1940s. A Black-and-White World -- 4. The 1950s. The Age of Anxiety -- 5. The 1960s. Endgame -- Epilogue -- Works Cited -- Index -- About the Author. 
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