European Silent Films on Video: A Critical Guide

McFarland
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This book is a critical encyclopedia of silent European films currently available on DVD, laser disc, and VHS. It provides concise and accurate summaries of the films, evaluates the quality of the prints, discusses the changing reputations of both films and filmmakers, and considers how the techniques developed during the silent period continue to influence filmmaking today. The book cites contemporary and recent criticism of the films and includes an extensive bibliography as well as a list of films by director. Numerous photos are also included.
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William B. Parrill is an emeritus professor of English and communication at Southeastern Louisiana University. He is a founding editor of the journal Louisiana Literature and has written extensively on films and contemporary literature.
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McFarland
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Published on
Apr 11, 2011
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Pages
528
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ISBN
9781476610214
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Language
English
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Genres
Performing Arts / Film / General
Performing Arts / Reference
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