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Sound and the cinema : the coming of sound to American film / edited by Evan William Cameron, assisted by William F. Wilbert and Joan Evans-Cameron.

; Wilbert, William F ; Evans-Cameron, Joan ; Fielding, Raymond ; Gomery, Douglas ; Noxon, Gerald ; Fischer, Lucy ; Mohr, Hal, 1894-1974 ; Capra, Frank, 1897-1991 ; Mamoulian, Rouben ; Epstein, Julius J., 1909-2000 ; Reisch, Walter ; Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975 ; Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Pleasantville, N.Y. : Redgrave Pub. Company, [1980] .
ISBN 091317856X, 9780913178560

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Other Authors Cameron, Evan.
Capra, Frank, 1897-1991.
Epstein, Julius J., 1909-2000.
Evans-Cameron, Joan.
Fielding, Raymond.
Fischer, Lucy.
Gomery, Douglas.
Herrmann, Bernard, 1911-1975.
Mamoulian, Rouben.
Mohr, Hal, 1894-1974.
Noxon, Gerald.
Reisch, Walter.
Wilbert, William F.
Rouben Mamoulian Collection (Library of Congress)
Subjects Cinéma -- États-Unis -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Films sonores -- Histoire -- Congrès.
Mamoulian, Rouben.
Motion pictures -- United States -- History -- Congresses.
Motion pictures.
Sound motion pictures -- History -- Congresses.
Sound motion pictures.
United States.
Description xvi, 232 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Copyright Date [1980]
Notes "Contributors": pages [217]-219.
Consists largely of proceedings of a symposium held at the International Museum of Photography, Rochester, N.Y., 1973.
Includes bibliographical references (pages 220-223) and index.
Contents pt. 1. Technological revolution: Technological antecedents of the coming of sound / Raymond Fielding -- Hollywood converts to sound / Douglas Gomery -- Part. 2. Reminiscence and reflection / [by] Hal Mohr, cinematographer -- Frank Capra, director -- Rouben Mamoulian, director -- Julius J. Epstein, screenwriter -- Walter Reisch, screenwriter -- Bernard Herrmann, composer -- part 3. European influence: European influence on the coming of sound to the American film, 1925-1940 / Gerald F. Noxon -- part 4. Comparison and contrast: Applause, the visual and acoustic landscape [about Mamoulian's 1929 film] / Lucy Fischer -- Citizen Kane, the influence of radio drama on cinematic design / Evan William Cameron.
Genre Conference proceedings.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)6262745
WorldCat Search OCLC WorldCat


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