Einar Lauritzen and Gunar Lundquist published the definitive American Film Index, 1908-1915, and its companion volume for the years 1916 through 1920. The current work indexes Lauritzen and Lundquist's works and stands in its own right as a definitive reference work on early American filmmaking, with or without access to the ground-breaking predecessor volume. This work lists 33,664 films, 23,159 names, 1,025 companies and 785 works that were adapted into movies. The work includes extensive cross-referencing and "see" references for alternate titles and names.
|Publisher:||McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers|
|Product dimensions:||11.00(w) x 8.50(h) x (d)|
About the Author
Paul C. Spehr was specially selected by Messrs. Lauritzen and Lundquist for the compilation of this index. He lives in Fairfield, Pennsylvania.