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Trick of the light

Author: James Mason; David Gill; Kevin Brownlow; Thames Television, ltd.; HBO Video (Firm)
Publisher: New York : HBO Video, ©1980.
Series: Thames video collection.; Hollywood.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the early days of Hollywood, directors relied heavily on their cameramen. While their cameras may have looked primitive, when handled by a skilled craftsman, a pretty girl was transformed into a "screen goddess." Individual cameramen were invaluable to both studios and stars. With the help of art directors, they achieved some of the most amazing and dangerous sequences ever filmed.
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Genre/Form: Television programs
Documentary television programs
Nonfiction television programs
History
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: James Mason; David Gill; Kevin Brownlow; Thames Television, ltd.; HBO Video (Firm)
ISBN: 1559830476 9781559830478
OCLC Number: 19891545
Notes: "0273."
"Hi-Fi."
Not rated.
"A celebration of the American silent film"--Container.
Credits: Executive producer, Mike Wooler ; writers-directors-producers, David Gill, Kevin Brownlow.
Performer(s): Narrated by James Mason.
Description: 1 videocassette (52 min.) : sound, color and black and white ; 1/2 in.
Details: VHS format.
Series Title: Thames video collection.; Hollywood.
Responsibility: Thames Television.
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In the early days of Hollywood, directors relied heavily on their cameramen. While their cameras may have looked primitive, when handled by a skilled craftsman, a pretty girl was transformed into a "screen goddess." Individual cameramen were invaluable to both studios and stars. With the help of art directors, they achieved some of the most amazing and dangerous sequences ever filmed.

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