The Documentary Tradition / Edition 2

The Documentary Tradition / Edition 2

by Lewis Jacobs, Lou Jacobs
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393950425

ISBN-13: 9780393950427

Pub. Date: 09/28/1979

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

Originally published in 1971, The Documentary Tradition is the essential survey of the development and achievements of one of the most distinctive and influential genres of film. Edited by the distinguished filmmaker and historian Lewis Jacobs, the book has become an indispensable reference for both students and practitioners of the documentary.The second edition…  See more details below

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Originally published in 1971, The Documentary Tradition is the essential survey of the development and achievements of one of the most distinctive and influential genres of film. Edited by the distinguished filmmaker and historian Lewis Jacobs, the book has become an indispensable reference for both students and practitioners of the documentary.The second edition traces the development of the genre from the 1920s to the 1970s. The section on the documentaries of the 1970s is introduced by his own survey of the filmmaking of the period, "From Political Activism to Women's Consciousness," and accompanied by a selected list of documentaries of the 1970s together with photographs from a number of these films. The bibliography of works on documentary films and filmmakers has been expanded.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393950427
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
09/28/1979
Edition description:
Second Edition
Pages:
608
Sales rank:
1,355,755
Product dimensions:
6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.50(d)

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