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Burning passions : an introduction to the study of silent cinema

Author: Paolo Cherchi Usai; Kevin Brownlow; Emma Sansone Rittle; British Film Institute.
Publisher: London : British Film Institute, 1994.
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This text covers all aspects of the silent cinema, from its production to its life in books, magazines and in the heads of spectators. The author also leads readers through the problems of gauges,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Cherchi Usai, Paolo.
Burning passions.
London : British Film Institute, 1994
(OCoLC)622626319
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Paolo Cherchi Usai; Kevin Brownlow; Emma Sansone Rittle; British Film Institute.
ISBN: 0851704085 9780851704081 0851704077 9780851704074
OCLC Number: 31818510
Language Note: Translation of: Una passione infiammabile.
Notes: Translation of: Una passione infiammabile.
Description: x, 119 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Contents: What is a silent film? --
Where are the films? --
Research material --
Viewing practice --
Silent cinema revisited.
Other Titles: Passione infiammabile.
Responsibility: Paolo Cherchi Usai ; preface by Kevin Brownlow ; translated by Emma Sansone Rittle.

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