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Author Ellis, Jack C., 1922-2009
Title A new history of documentary film / Jack C. Ellis and Betsy A. McLane.
Published New York : Continuum, c2005.
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 Floor3  PN1995.9.D6 E46 2005    IN LIBRARY
 Floor3  PN1995.9.D6 E46 2005    IN LIBRARY
  
Description xi, 385 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Some Ways to Think About Documentary -- Beginnings : The Americans and Popular Anthropology, 1922-1929 -- Beginnings : The Soviets and Political Indoctrination, 1922-1929 -- Beginnings : The European Avant-Gardists and Artistic Experimentation, 1922-1929 -- Institutionalization : Great Britain, 1929-1939 -- Institutionalization : United States, 1930-1941 -- Expansion : Great Britain, 1939-1945 -- Expansion : Canada, 1939-1945 -- Expansion : United States, 1941-1945 -- The Unfulfilled Promise : Postwar Documentary, 1945-1952 -- In Pursuit of Excellence : National Film Board of Canada's Unit B, 1948-1964 -- A New Channel : Documentary for Television, the "Golden Years," 1951-1971 -- British Free Cinema and Social-Realist Features, 1956-1963 -- Direct Cinema and Cinema Verite, 1960-1970 -- English-Language Documentaries in the 1970s : Power of the People -- English-Language Documentary in the 1980s-Video Arrives -- English-Language Documentary in the 1990s and Beyond-Reality Bytes -- Some Other Ways to Think About Documentary.
Subject Documentary films -- History and criticism.
Related Names McLane, Betsy A.
ISBN 0826417507 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0826417515 (pbk. : alk. paper)
OCLC number 60348943