The history of cinema : a very short introduction / Geoffrey Nowell-Smith.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: Oxford : Oxford University Press,
ISBN: 9780198701774 (pbk.) :
Geoffrey Nowell-Smith defines the field of cinema, and explores its fascinating history within the cultural and aesthetic sphere. Considering the influences of the other art forms from which it arose, he looks at how technological advances have opened up new horizons for the cinema industry.
144 pages : illustrations (black and white) ; 18 cm
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