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
Imprint: New Brunswick : Rutgers University Press, 2015.
Local Note:Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2022. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries.
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Table of Contents:
  • 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.