|Simon, Joan. Alice Guy Blache: Cinema Pioneer: Exhibition Booklet. Whitney Museum of American Art, 2010. Unmarked. Very Good. Booklet (Saddle Stitched). (#30592) $12.00
Booklet for November 6, 2009-January 24, 2010 exhibition. Black and white illustrations throughout. Lain in screen schedule handout.
Alice Guy or Alice Guy-Blache (1873–1968) was a French pioneer filmmaker, active from the late 19th century, and one of the very first to make a narrative fiction film. She was the first woman to direct a film. From 1896 to 1906, she was probably the only female filmmaker in the world.
|Thomson, David. How to Watch a Movie. Vintage, 2017. ISBN: 9781101910849. Unmarked text. Corner creases on back cover. Very Good. Paperback. (#30478) $12.00
Shows moviegoers how to more deeply appreciate both the artistry and the manipulation of film—and in so doing enriches our viewing experience immensely. 242p. Index.
|Springer, John. All Talking All Singing All Dancing. The Citadel Press, 1966. ISBN: 080650398X. Unmarked. Unclipped dust jacket under clear protective cover. Previous owner’s name on front end page. Very Good. Paperback. (#30131)
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Introduction by Gene Kelly. Illustrated throughout with many old black/white still shots. Appendix includes the author’s personal list of top songs from musical movies. Index.
Chapters include Crosby Comes to Croon, Make Love in Duets, Bring on the Blonds, The Golden Era, Music in the Background, and more.