The French Cinema Book (2nd edition)

Michael Witt, Michael Temple

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This is an updated, revised and significantly expanded new edition of The French Cinema Book, which comprises 37 chapters by leading film scholars from around the world on French cinema history from the 1890s to the present. The book is structured according to four chronological periods (1890-1920, 1920-1950, 1950-1980, 1980-present) and seven key themes: people, business, technology, forms, representations, spectators, debates.
Original languageEnglish
Place of PublicationLondon
PublisherPalgrave/BFI Publishing
Number of pages370
ISBN (Electronic)9781349929092
ISBN (Print)9781844574650, 9781844574667
Publication statusPublished - 26 Jan 2018


  • French cinema

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