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film till now: a survey of world cinema

Paul Rotha

film till now: a survey of world cinema

by Paul Rotha

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Published by Spring Books in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Motion pictures -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementwith an additional section by Richard Griffith.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPN1993.5.A1 R69 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination831 p.
    Number of Pages831
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5654173M
    LC Control Number68095807

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The global film industry shows healthy projections for the coming years, as the global box office revenue is forecast to increase from about 38 billion U.S. dollars in to nearly 50 billion U. Yet the general reader took more notice of the pronouncements and map of world cinema contained in Paul Rotha's The Film Till Now, published by Jonathan Cape in the autumn of - an influential survey that continued in print, in different revisions, well into the s.

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Author Paul Rotha, in his volume The Film till Now, a survey of world cinema, offered an alternative, more disillusioned, interpretation, "With their long and fine tradition in film making in the early silent days, the Scandinavian countries have experienced the utmost difficulties in trying to regain their place in world cinema.

Griffith was author of The Movie Stars, The World of Robert Flaherty (), and Anatomy of a Motion Picture (), co-author with Paul Rotha of both The Film Till Now: A Survey of World Cinema () and Documentary Films (), and co-author with Arthur Mayer of The Movies ().

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