The St. James Women Filmmakers Encyclopedia: Women on the Other Side of the Camera

The St. James Women Filmmakers Encyclopedia: Women on the Other Side of the Camera

by Amy L. Unterburger
     
 

A slice of the St. James Women Filmmakers and Their Films. The VIP version covers 210 important women from around the globe who have worked behind the scenes of films, including directors, producers, screenwriters, animators, art directors, editors and costume designers.  See more details below

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A slice of the St. James Women Filmmakers and Their Films. The VIP version covers 210 important women from around the globe who have worked behind the scenes of films, including directors, producers, screenwriters, animators, art directors, editors and costume designers.

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Booknews
An amended version of (1998, St. James Press), this trade edition focuses solely on the filmmakers and expands their entries. Entries for 200 film directors, producers, screenwriters, editors, cinematographers, art directors, costume designers, and animators are arranged alphabetically; each entry comprises a brief biography, complete filmography, and a contributed expository essay. A chronology of film history includes major contributions by women that have been overlooked by other film histories, such as the fact that Frenchwoman Alice Guy made what is considered the first fictional film ever. B&w photos appear throughout. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781578590926
Publisher:
Visible Ink Press
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Series:
St. James Reference Guides
Pages:
568
Product dimensions:
7.20(w) x 9.10(h) x 1.40(d)

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