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Introduction to the Study of Silent Cinema

Binding: 7
Pages: 229
Pub Date: 11/12/1999
ISBN: 9780851707464
Availability: In Stock
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Quick overview This revised guide to silent film studies contains two new chapters that present an analysis of colour technology and aesthetics and look at how silent films are saved, restored and made accessible via archives. Aided by new material, it is a survey of the first 30 years in the history of film.
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Cherchi Usai's groundbreaking guide to silent film studies has become the indispensable textbook for scholars, researchers and archivists. This much-awaited sequel to the first edition has been extensively rewritten and updated in order to reflect the spectacular development witnessed by the discipline in the past few years.

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