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Introduction to the art of the movies

Lewis Jacobs

Introduction to the art of the movies

an anthology of ideas on the nature of movie art

by Lewis Jacobs

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Published by Octagon Books in New York .
Written in English


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Statementselected, arranged and introduced by Lewis Jacobs.
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Read it now. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App. Manufacturer: The Noonday Press. This book is a wonderful introduction to viewing, understanding, appreciating art. It's written at a fairly sophisticated level, but also starts from the basics.

Among the first concepts are the historical and aesthetic approaches to viewing a work of by: 5. OCLC Number: Description: 6 preliminary leaves, pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates: illustrations ; 21 cm: Contents: Introduction. Movies: the directors 's art / Lewis Jacobs --The drama of the people / The New York independent --The birth of a new art / The independent --The art of the movies / Henry Macmahon --The picture of crowd splendor / Vachel Lindsay --The cinematograph.

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Twelfth edition, New York: McGraw-Hill Education, This book, first published inwas an effort to give undergraduates an orientation to film aesthetics.

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