Greta Garbo: A Life In Film

Greta Garbo: A Life In Film

by Richard Schickel
     
 
What becomes a screen legend most? The words of Richard Schickel, film critic extraordinaire. Here, he turns his attention to Greta Garbo and tells both the story of her stellar career and her mysterious exit from the movies.

Overview

What becomes a screen legend most? The words of Richard Schickel, film critic extraordinaire. Here, he turns his attention to Greta Garbo and tells both the story of her stellar career and her mysterious exit from the movies.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940013875791
Publisher:
New Word City
Publication date:
12/01/2011
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
24
File size:
4 MB

Meet the Author

Richard Schickel is a film historian, filmmaker, and film critic. He is the author of 37 books and the director-writer-producer of dozens of films and television documentaries, largely about film makers and movie history. Schickel began his career as a film critic at Life in 1965 and served in a similar capacity at Time until 2009. He has held a Guggenheim fellowship, was awarded an honorary degree from the American Film Institute and the British Film Institute Book Prize, as well as the William K. Everson Award from the National Board of Review and the Telluride Film Festival’s Silver Medal, both for his service to the film industry.

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