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The last machine : early cinema and the birth of the modern world

Author: Ian Christie
Publisher: London : BBC Educational Developments, 1994.
Series: Centenary of cinema.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Genre/Form: Biography
Criticism, interpretation, etc
History
Biographies
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Christie, Ian, 1945-
Last machine.
London : BBC Educational Developments, 1994
(OCoLC)605395527
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ian Christie
ISBN: 1860000940 9781860000942
OCLC Number: 34324270
Credits: At head of cover: British Film Institute.
Description: 152 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
Contents: The emperor's old clothes / Terry Gilliam --
Space and time machine / Louis Lumière [and others] --
Tales from the city / Billy Bitzer [and others] --
The body electric / Thomas Edison [and others] --
Real lives / Léon Gaumont [and others] --
The waking dream / G.A. Smith [and others].
Series Title: Centenary of cinema.
Responsibility: Ian Christie ; [foreword by Terry Gilliam].

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