The Oxford History of World Cinema

The Oxford History of World Cinema

eBook - 1997
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The Oxford History of World Cinema, written by an international team of distinguished contributors, traces the history of the twentieth century's most enduringly popular entertainment from across the globe. Covering all aspects of its development, stars, studios, and cultural impact, the book celebrates and chronicles one hundred years of diverse achievement from westerns to the New Wave, from animation to the Avant-garde, and from Hollywood to Hong Kong. Illustrated. throughout. - ;From its humble beginnings as a novelty in a handful of cities, cinema has risen to become a billion- dollar ind.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1997
ISBN: 9786611346478
Characteristics: 1 online resource (xxii, 824 pages, [8] pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Additional Contributors: Nowell-Smith, Geoffrey
Alternative Title: History of World Cinema


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