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Films beget films.

Author: Jay Leyda
Publisher: New York, Hill and Wang [1964]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : [1st American ed.]View all editions and formats

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Genre/Form: Documentary films
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Leyda, Jay, 1910-1988.
Films beget films.
New York, Hill and Wang [1964]
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jay Leyda
OCLC Number: 232208
Description: 176 pages 23 cm
Contents: Foreword --
Necessity, the form is launched, its preconscious evolution --
Bridge, Esther Schub shapes a new art (1927) --
The lines are drawn, techniques perfected before the Second World War --
Argument (1939-45), the form serves all combatants --
Trial by document, the uses of German archives by the Thorndikes and others --
Smaller screen, larger audience, television's use of the form --
Discovery, new materials and new subjects --
Addendum: Leipzig 1963 --
Appendices --
Film series, The World in Action --
Television film series, The Twentieth Century --
On the making of Mise Eire --
Films using the compilation form --


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