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Published: 22 October 2020

160 Pages | 10 illustrations


ISBN: 9780190852528

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Silent Film: A Very Short Introduction

Donna Kornhaber

Very Short Introductions

  • Covers the entire span of the silent era, from the period of early cinema to Hollywood's classical age
  • Takes a global approach, examining the development of cinema in the United States, Europe, Asia, Australia, the Middle East, Africa, and Latin America
  • Pays special attention to the pivotal contributions of women and minority filmmakers the world over, including figures long-forgotten by film history