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FUTURINSIEME

By: Bini, Alfredo with Resegotti, Elisa

Price: $13.16

Publisher: Italy, Ente Fiera Milano: 1986

Edition: English.

Seller ID: 004287

Condition: Very Good


64pp., intext, b/white halftone plates throughout, most of exhibits depicting early cinematography and television. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Printed card wrapper lightly edgeworn and abraded. English edition catalogue for an exhibition held in Milan, Italy, October 20 to November 1, 1986. "Historical course of cinema and television technologies in view of a common future." Book weight approx. 320g. Postage charge will be reduced as this ite... View more info

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GEORGE LUCAS : The Creative Impulse. Lucasfilm's First Twenty Years

By: Champlin, Charles

Price: $22.56

Publisher: London, Virgin Books (Publishing): 1992

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 009534

ISBN: 1852274905

Condition: Very Good +


207pp., illustrated throughout: colour and b/white plates (candid and movie stills). Book clean and square. Metallic title and illustration over undamaged blue cloth boards and spine. A minor, closed margin tear on one leaf, else textblock unmarked. Colour, montage-style illustrated, French-fold dustjacket nominally shelfworn only. The story of mega-successful movie maker George Lucas (b. 1944, Modesto, California) and his company Lucasfilm . . . Contents include: Prelim... View more info

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EXPERIMENTAL CINEMA, THE FILM READER (In Focus: Routledge Film Readers)

By: Dixon, Wheeler Winston, and Foster, Gwendolyn Audrey (Edited by)

Price: $41.36

Publisher: London, England, Routledge: 2002

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 008151

ISBN: 0415277876

Condition: Very Good +


vii, + 355pp., b/white illustrations. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated (Gerard Malanga and Andy Warhol in the early 1960s) card wrapper has small, soft corner crease to front panel. A stand-alone volume in the In Focus-Routledge Film Readers series. " . . . brings together key writings on American avant-garde cinema to explore the long tradition of underground filmmaking from its origins in the 1920s to the work of contemporary film and video... View more info

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THE TECHNIQUE OF FILM ANIMATION

By: Halas, John, and Manvell, Roger

Price: $20.68

Publisher: London, Focal Press: 1959

Edition: First U.K.

Seller ID: 012742

Condition: Very Good


347pp., paginated, b/white halftone plate sections (including fold-out), plus line-drawings and tables within text. Book clean and square. Gilt titles over mildly chipped and bumped black cloth boards. A tiny, original seller's sticker affixed to front pastedown, else textblock unmarked. No dustjacket. Written primarily for all those working, or intending to work, in animation - both professionals and amateurs, and others interested in the film as art . . . not a textboo... View more info

DOCTOR WHO SPECIAL EFFECTS

By: Irvine, Mat

Price: $11.28

Publisher: London, Beaver Books [Arrow]: 1986

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004808

ISBN: 0099426307

Condition: Very Good +


96pp., intext colour plates throughout, illustrating beyond doubt that the Doctor Who series monsters, creatures, giant hairy spiders, Tardis, Daleks, and indeed even K-9 are all fake! Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper lightly edgeworn and scuffed. "In this book Mat Irvine, who has worked on Doctor Who for many years, takes you behind the scenes of this most famous of all science fiction series. You can find out how spectacular... View more info

THE TECHNIQUE OF LIGHTING FOR TELEVISION AND MOTION PICTURES

By: Millerson, Gerald

Price: $17.58

Publisher: London, Focal Press: 1986

Edition: 2nd Edition, 4th Impression

Seller ID: 005418

ISBN: 0240511921

Condition: Very Good


391pp., unpaginated colour-plate section, plus numerous intext, b/white examples, variously halftone plates and line-drawings. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper U.V. affected on spine, and nominally edgeworn. "The art of lighting is elusive. Light can direct our attention, influence our emotions . . . This book . . . offers a deep and comprehensive study both of the art and the technique of creative lighting for television and ... View more info

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AUSTRALIAN NATIONAL CINEMA

By: O'Regan, Tom

Price: $39.48

Publisher: London, Routledge: 2001

Edition: Reprint.

Seller ID: 008149

ISBN: 0415057310

Condition: Very Good +


ix, + 405pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean, soft crease to several pages. Illustrated card wrapper has barely discernible soft corner crease to rear panel, negligible edgewear. "Since 1970, Australian cinema has enjoyed a national and international revival with films as diverse as 'Picnic At Hanging Rock', 'Crocodile Dundee', 'Gallipoli', the 'Mad Max' cycle, 'Strictly Ballroom' and 'Muriel's Wedding' . . . Tom O'Regan offers a critique of these and ot... View more info

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CHICK FLICKS : Theories and Memories of the Feminist Film Movement

By: Rich, B. Ruby

Price: $18.80

Publisher: U.S.A., Duke University Press: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 012006

ISBN: 0822321211

Condition: Very Good +


xix, + 439pp. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a small, soft corner crease. From the rear panel: "If there was a moment during the sixties, seventies, or eighties that changed the history of the women's film movement, B. Ruby Rich was there. Part journalistic chronicle, part memoir, and 100 percent pure cultural historical odyssey, 'Chick Flicks' - with its definitive, the way-it-was collection of essays - captures the birth ... View more info

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KING PULP : The Wild World of Quentin Tarantino

By: Woods, Paul A.

Price: $15.04

Publisher: London, Plexus Publishing: 1996

Edition: First Edition, First Impression

Seller ID: 011485

ISBN: 0859652351

Condition: Very Good +


160pp., b/white photographic illustrations throughout. Book clean, square. Spine firm. Leaves clean. Illustrated card wrapper has a soft corner crease to front panel. From the rear cover: "All Tarantino's projects - including the screenplays for 'Natural Born Killers' and 'True Romance' - are characterised by their brutally hard-core imagery, yet in person he is notable for his boyish enthusiasm for films, his insatiable interest in the trash aesthetic and his gangli... View more info